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Catholic leaders see Derek Chauvin verdict as a call for more...

WASHINGTON  -- Although Catholic leaders across the country called the April 20 jury verdict in the Derek Chauvin trial a moment of justice, they...

Commission will study potential changes to U.S. Supreme Court

WASHINGTON — Less than a week after President Joe Biden signed an executive order announcing the formation of a commission to look into possible...

President Joe Biden announces commission to study potential changes to U.S....

WASHINGTON  -- President Joe Biden signed an executive order April 9 announcing the formation of a commission to look into possible reforms to the...

Catholic educators urged to address racism against backdrop of nation’s current...

WASHINGTON -- When Catholic educators met virtually this year at their annual conference, they took a close look at racism and how teachers should...

Virtual National Catholic Educational Association convention includes Padua Academy, stories of...

WASHINGTON — No one has to tell Catholic school teachers how different this past year has been. At the start of the pandemic last spring,...

Catholic Health Association stresses importance of COVID-19 vaccine for all on...

WASHINGTON -- On World Health Day, April 7, a new group of 31 U.S. Catholic organizations encouraged people to get the COVID-19 vaccine as...

Catholic colleges know their students are stressed during pandemic year

WASHINGTON — While the coronavirus pandemic upended most aspects of college life this past year, its impact on students’ mental health has had Catholic...

Boston Marathon bomber will have death penalty case reviewed by Supreme...

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court’s March 22 announcement that it would hear a government appeal to reinstate the death penalty for Boston Marathon bomber...

Many answering calls to religious life are turning to Zoom

WASHINGTON — When Liz Dodd was formally welcomed as a candidate for the Sisters of St Joseph of Peace last November, she took part...

Many Texas Catholic parishes will continue face mask protocols, capacity limits

WASHINGTON -- Many Catholic parishes in Texas will continue to ask parishioners to wear face masks and will limit capacity for Masses even though...

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