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In advance of Summer Olympic Games, French church leaders launch the...

PARIS -- In the run-up to the 2024 Summer Olympic Games in Paris, opening on July 26, the "Holy Games" project, launched for the...

Louisiana Supreme Court extends ‘look back law’ to 2027, reversing earlier...

NEW ORLEANS -- In a 5-2 ruling June 12, the Louisiana Supreme Court reversed its earlier decision to scrap a "look back law" for...

Catholics are ‘Called to the Fullness of Dignity’ during this year’s...

WASHINGTON -- "Called to the Fullness of Dignity" is the theme of this year's Religious Freedom Week of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops. The...

Historic $150-million donation is ‘sign of hope and confidence’ in support...

In what is described as "the largest single investment" in prekindergarten-to-grade-12 Catholic education in history, the Dean and Barbara White Family Foundation is donating...

‘World Day Against Child Labor’ theme for 2024 — Let’s act...

Nearly one in 10 children are forced into child labor globally, with some compelled into hazardous work through trafficking. On June 12, humanitarian institutions...

Arrest made at Cathedral of the Madeleine in Salt Lake City:...

SALT LAKE CITY -- Just as the 11 a.m. Sunday Mass in the Cathedral of the Madeleine got underway May 26, Father Martin Diaz...

National Eucharistic Pilgrimage makes ‘joyous’ stop at the National Shrine of...

EMMITSBURG, Md. -- Archbishop William E. Lori of Baltimore described the National Eucharistic Pilgrimage's June 6 stop at the National Shrine of St. Elizabeth...

Understanding that God is already at work in us puts prayer...

By Celia Wolf-Devine, OSV News Regular prayer has always been regarded as an essential part of Christian life. In the psalms, the believer is compared...

Catholic activist Jimmy Lai nears 100-day mark in Hong Kong trial...

HONG KONG -- Catholic activist Jimmy Lai's trial on charges of violating a Chinese-imposed national security law is nearing the 100-day mark. He is...

France’s first lady Brigitte Macron welcomes 48 U.S. World War II...

PARIS — It was an emotional welcome when 48 veterans from around the U.S. arrived at the Deauville-Normandy Airport June 4 on board a...

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