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Pope Francis makes surprise visit to Nativity scene’s birthplace

Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis made a surprise visit to the place where his namesake, St. Francis of Assisi, created the world’s...

St. Francis of Assisi’s ‘Canticle of the Creatures’

  The following is a translated version of St. Francis of Assisi’s “Canticle of the Creatures,” also known as “Canticle of the Sun,” a prayer...

Pope Francis’ encyclical on the environment to be released June 18

Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis’ encyclical on the environment, “Laudato Sii” (Praised Be), a line from St. Francis of Assisi's “Canticle of...

Pope shares St. Francis’ opinion of money, says people must come...

Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY —Profit must never be a Christian’s god, although it is one of the tools for measuring the effectiveness of...

Pets take center stage at St. Anthony School’s blessing of the...

Dialog reporter   WILMINGTON – A few dozen dogs, a turtle and a hermit crab were the guests of honor at a ceremony at St. Anthony...

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