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Pope's Apostolic Letter for the Year of the Eucharist now available in English

Oct 11, 2004

Pope John Paul II’s Apostolic Letter, Mane Nobiscum Domine,  "Stay with us, Lord," on the occasion of the Year of... Read more

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Catholic Church donations boost marriage protection campaign

Oct 11, 2004

The Catholic Church of Michigan has donated about $500,000 to a state campaign to protect marriage, reported The Associated Press. Read more

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Catholic Familyland to hold conference on family and the Eucharist

Oct 11, 2004

Families across the world are expected to attend the Catholic Familyland Bloomingdale Indiana for the 16th International Totus Tuus Consecrate... Read more

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Carmelites sell oldest monastery in Canada

Oct 11, 2004

Seeking the peace and quiet needed for their monastic life, the Discalced Carmelites sold their first foundation house in Canada.... Read more

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Archbishop compares support for homosexual “marriage” with support for Hitler

Oct 11, 2004

Archbishop Antonio Cañizares Llovera of Toledo, Spain, said this week a new law that would make homosexual unions equivalent to... Read more

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Bishops got tough reaction from Supreme Court of Canada

Oct 11, 2004

The Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops were met with skepticism from Canada’s highest-ranking justices when they presented their brief against... Read more

Pope wants Catholics to give “strong witness” in political life

Oct 10, 2004

At the conclusion of the recitation of the Angelus this Sunday, Pope John Paul II greeted the participants of the... Read more

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After years of crisis, Catholics must reclaim identity, says Catholic publisher

Oct 10, 2004

The first crisis of contemporary Catholicism is not sex-abuse scandals or voting blocs, “but a fundamental loss of Catholic identity,”... Read more

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Don’t use Reeve’s death to promote embryo-destructive research, says Culture of Life Foundation

Oct 10, 2004

On the death of Christopher Reeve this morning from cardiac failure at the age of 52, Culture of Life Foundation... Read more

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Eucharist must move Christians to effective charity, Pope says

Oct 10, 2004

On Sunday, the day of the opening of the International Eucharistic Congress in Guadalajara, Mexico, on the theme "'The Eucharist,... Read more

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Pope challenges youth to make Eucharist "the center of your life"

Oct 10, 2004

This morning Pope John Paul II received youth from the diocese of Rome who are participating in a mission to... Read more

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Protect unborn children from moment of conception, says Pope to Brazil

Oct 10, 2004

Pope John Paul II received the Brazilian ambassador this morning and asked that Brazilians “safeguard unborn children from the moment... Read more

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Pope asks Sisters of Notre Dame to renew fidelity to original charisma

Oct 10, 2004

Pope John Paul II received seventy participants in the 11th General Chapter of the Congregation of the Sisters of Notre... Read more

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Lifelong support for marriage emphasized in Catholic Church

Oct 10, 2004

Lifelong support for marriage is a key ministry for the Church in the United States, says a recent survey conducted... Read more

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Nobel Peace Prize winner outspoken for anti-religious, anti-life views

Oct 10, 2004

Fr. Juan Claudio Sanahuja, director of Noticias Globales (“Global News”), a news agency that monitors the United Nations and other... Read more

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Church in Spain calls for prayer for Spanish Cardinal

Oct 10, 2004

The Church in Spain is asking for prayers for the health of the Archbishop of Madrid and President of the... Read more

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Cardinals double as sports commentators on Vatican Radio

Oct 10, 2004

Vatican Radio has launched a program featuring Italian Cardinals and bishops offering their commentary on the popular Italian Soccer League,... Read more

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Cuban Christian dissidents call on EU to be tougher on Castro regime

Oct 10, 2004

Several opposition leaders in Cuba are calling on the European Union to demand “significant gestures” from the Castro government, such... Read more

Pope presents Apostolic Letter to mark beginning of Year of the Eucharist

Oct 7, 2004

Pope John Paul II's Apostolic Letter "Mane Nobiscum Domine" ("Stay with us, Lord"), on the occasion of the October 2004-October... Read more

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Title of bishop is of service, not power, Pope tells American Bishops

Oct 7, 2004

Bishops from the province of New York were received by Pope John Paul II this morning on the completion of... Read more