Archive for March 23, 2024

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By CNA Staff

How to obtain a plenary indulgence during Holy Week 2024

A plenary indulgence is a grace granted by the Catholic Church through the merits of Jesus to remove temporal punishment... Read more

The exterior of St. Joseph's in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania.?w=200&h=150

By Daniel Payne

‘It’s a minor miracle’: Parishioners purchase historic church from Pennsylvania diocese 

The Society of St. Joseph of Bethlehem in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, announced earlier this month that the society had purchased the... Read more

Benedictine College in Atchison, Kansas. Courtesy photo.?w=200&h=150

By Jonah McKeown

Catholic medical school at Benedictine College seeks accreditation, eyes 2027 opening

A new Catholic, osteopathic medical school that will be housed on the campus of Benedictine College hopes to open in... Read more

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By AC Wimmer

Synodal standoff: German bishops and Vatican commit to resolution roadmap

The Vatican and the German bishops have announced they will work together to resolve the controversial German Synodal Way.  Read more

Pope Francis greets staff and families of RAI, Italy’s national public broadcasting company, March 23, 2024.?w=200&h=150

By Matthew Santucci

Pope Francis implores public broadcasters to serve the common good and combat ‘fake news’

The pope spoke of “the devious plans of those who seek to influence public opinion in an ideological manner, lying... Read more