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BREAKING NEWS - School shooting in Washington state leaves 2 dead, five injured

Catholic.Org U.S. News - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 15:57
A shooting has occurred at a school in Washington, in which authorities believe a bullied student shot and killed ...
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Rest in Peace, Msgr. Lorenzo Albacete: Communion and Liberation Priest Enters Eternal Encounter

Catholic.Org U.S. News - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 11:51
As we pause to honor Msgr. Lorenzo Albacete, Communion and Liberation Priest, may our prayers accompany him, ...
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How far will it spread? A New York doctor has tested positive for Ebola

Catholic.Org U.S. News - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 09:05
A New York doctor who had recently returned from Guinea has tested positive for Ebola, the fourth person ...
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Pope calls Christians to be 'living stones' of the Church

Vatican News - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 05:23
Vatican City, Oct 24, 2014 / 05:23 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- In his homily for Mass at the Santa Marta residence on Oct. 24, Pope Francis reflected on the call of Christians to perpetuate unity in the Church by being "living stones" built upon the "cornerstone of Christ."

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Vatican reorganizes Montecassino, mother abbey of the Benedictines

World Catholic News - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 01:36
Montecassino, Italy, Oct 24, 2014 / 01:36 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Pope Francis on Thursday appointed a new Abbot of Montecassino – the first monastery built by St. Benedict – and at the same time reduced the territory for which the new abbot is responsible.

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Same-sex couples line up to be wed in Wyoming

Catholic.Org U.S. News - Thu, 10/23/2014 - 23:43
Same-sex couples began lining up around the block in Wyoming for marriage licenses this week. U.S. District ...
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Will they riot after this? Autopsy, analysis shows officer Wilson was telling the truth

Catholic.Org U.S. News - Thu, 10/23/2014 - 16:45
New evidence from Ferguson Missouri seems to vindicate the testimony of officer Darren Wilson, showing that the ...
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How a reproductive health pioneer became an 'instant convert' reading Humanae Vitae

Vatican News - Thu, 10/23/2014 - 12:05
Vatican City, Oct 23, 2014 / 12:05 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- As founders of an institute studying reproductive healthcare, Thomas and Susan Hilgers have seen the benefits that natural family planning can offer in the realms of health, sexuality and human relationships.

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Is this a sign of things to come? 2014 midterm most expensive on record

Catholic.Org U.S. News - Thu, 10/23/2014 - 11:50
Well underway, the 2014 midterms are set to be the most expensive midterms ever, according to projections that ...
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Egyptian Christians feel safer, though Islamism still looms

World Catholic News - Thu, 10/23/2014 - 09:26
Cairo, Egypt, Oct 23, 2014 / 09:26 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- While problems still exist, Christians in Egypt feel "much safer" under the presidency of Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, a former military officer who played a key role in the coup that ousted Mohammed Morsi of the Muslim Brotherhood in July 2013, a Catholic official said.

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How do we praise God? Pray like Saint Paul, Pope Francis says

Vatican News - Thu, 10/23/2014 - 06:57
Vatican City, Oct 23, 2014 / 06:57 am (EWTN News/CNA).- In his homily on Thursday, Pope Francis said no one has the strength to be a Christian without the Holy Spirit, and encouraged attendees to imitate St. Paul in praying with praise and adoration.
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'Don't abandon us' – Church in Mosul 'no longer exists'

World Catholic News - Thu, 10/23/2014 - 05:21
Mosul, Iraq, Oct 23, 2014 / 05:21 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Reflecting on his recent trip to the Holy Land and to Iraqi Kurdistan, Archbishop Paul Coakley of Oklahoma City said that for all practical purposes, the bishops of Mosul no longer have Churches to shepherd.

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Immigration a family issue, Guatemalan bishop stresses

World Catholic News - Thu, 10/23/2014 - 04:01
Rome, Italy, Oct 23, 2014 / 04:01 pm (EWTN News).- The president of the Bishops' Conference of Guatemala warned that dangerous illegal migration and its root causes are profoundly affecting many families throughout Latin America.

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How Catholics in Scotland are reforming marriage prep

World Catholic News - Thu, 10/23/2014 - 03:04
Edinburgh, Scotland, Oct 23, 2014 / 03:04 am (EWTN News/CNA).- A new marriage preparation program in the Archdiocese of Saint Andrews and Edinburgh aims to help engaged Catholics on their path to marriage by rediscovering beauty, value of the sacrament.
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For DRC bishops, end to president's term limit would be 'a step backward'

World Catholic News - Thu, 10/23/2014 - 01:03
Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Oct 23, 2014 / 01:03 am (EWTN News).- Bishop Richard Pates of Des Moines has written to the US state department urging that it support efforts of the Congolese bishops to oppose the suggested end to presidential term limits in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
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ACTIVE SHOOTER - Kids, teachers, community terrorized by admin, police at Thompson Jr. HS in Bakersfield in the name of safety?

Catholic.Org U.S. News - Wed, 10/22/2014 - 13:32
The latest school shooting did not make the national news yesterday because allegedly it was an act of domestic ...
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Guns Do Not Have Rights, People Do. Legitimate Self Defense is One of Them

Catholic.Org U.S. News - Wed, 10/22/2014 - 13:00
We live in a precarious time in the United States of America. Many of us are deeply concerned about the effort ...
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The Pope's advice on how to overcome jealousy and pride

Vatican News - Wed, 10/22/2014 - 11:37
Vatican City, Oct 22, 2014 / 11:37 am (EWTN News/CNA).- In his weekly address for the Wednesday general audience, Pope Francis offered advice on fighting those tendencies which "dismember" the Body of Christ, such as jealousy and feelings of superiority.

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Catholic school forbids Hollywood lesbian drama from shooting on location

Catholic.Org U.S. News - Wed, 10/22/2014 - 11:36
While actresses Julianne Moore and Ellen Page are big names in filmland, their largesse didn't get ...
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On the Feast of St. John Paul II, His Prophetic Warning to the U.S. Requires a Response

Catholic.Org U.S. News - Wed, 10/22/2014 - 10:35
In an address given during that 1976 Eucharistic Congress in Philadelphia for the bicentennial celebration of ...
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