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Hockey star’s mom says unborn son saved her from suicide

Jan 5, 2006

Nineteen years ago Annet Pogge was about to throw herself over a bridge to commit suicide but was detained at... Read more

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Bishop calls for respect for dignity of immigrants

Jan 5, 2006

Bishop Antonio Ceballos of Cadiz and Ceuta, Spain, has issued a pastoral letter marking the World Day of Immigrants and... Read more

Church must shine the light of Christ to the World says Pope Benedict XVI

Jan 5, 2006

Presiding  today over the Eucharistic celebration for the celebration of the Solemnity of the Epiphany, Pope Benedict  remarked that the... Read more

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Archbishop, church offices return to New Orleans

Jan 5, 2006

Four months after Hurricane Katrina ravaged the U.S. Gulf Coast, forcing residents and businesses out of the city of New... Read more

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United States Bishops launch New Media Campaign Focusing on Solutions to Poverty

Jan 5, 2006

The Catholic Campaign for Human Development (CCHD) this month launched a new national awareness campaign that calls attention to the... Read more

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Catholic Priest Advises: “Democrats…must abandon their Catholic bashing strategy.”

Jan 5, 2006

Catholic Priest and president of Human Life International,Rev. Thomas J. Euteneuer, advised Democrats to refrain from “Catholic bashing” of Supreme... Read more

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Cleveland bishop asks pope for permission to retire

Jan 5, 2006

Cleveland  Bishop Anthony M. Pilla, 73, has asked Pope Benedict XVI for permission to retire as head of the Cleveland... Read more

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New Book studies dramatic consequences of divorce among children and damage in children’s religious identity.

Jan 5, 2006

Between two Worlds: The Inner Lives of Children of Divorce, a new publishing tackling the eminent question of divorce and... Read more

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Pope warns not being lured by what is ephemeral and non-lasting

Jan 4, 2006

This evening at six o’clock, as a tradition started by Pope Paul VI for the eve of the Solemnity of... Read more

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Another Underground Bishop has disappeared

Jan 4, 2006

A Chinese Priest, member of the underground church, Father Wang Wenzhi, fifty years old, a priest in the diocese of... Read more

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Cardinal George: Pope’s first encyclical may try to save idea of eros love

Jan 4, 2006

It’s been said that in an era of rampant sexual misunderstanding, the late Pope John Paul II wrote more about... Read more

Pope encourages workers in Papal household, calls it home to all believers

Jan 4, 2006

Since his installation as Pope last spring, Benedict XVI has received thousands of visitors and pilgrims each week to hear... Read more

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May 25-28 possible dates for papal visit to Poland

Jan 4, 2006

A spokesman for Cardinal Josef Glemp of Poland announced this week on Polish television that Pope Benedict XVI will visit... Read more

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Pro-family group proposes new policies in wake of Spanish government’s failures

Jan 4, 2006

The Spanish pro-family group Platform for the Promotion of the Family (PROFAM) has published a set of goals for 2006... Read more

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Atheist accuses priest of “stealing identity” of Christ

Jan 4, 2006

A judge in the Italian town of Viterbo, near Rome, has ordered a priest to appear in court at the... Read more

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Judge notes absurdity of defending turtles and at same time legalizing abortion

Jan 4, 2006

In an article published in the Brazilian newspaper Jornal O Sul, a judge in Rio Grande do Sul, Alexandre Mussoi... Read more

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Catholics must stand in solidarity with all migrants, urge US bishops

Jan 4, 2006

The U.S. bishops have called on Catholics to stand in solidarity with all migrants, including immigrants, refugees and human trafficking... Read more

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New Catholic radio station for Fort Wayne

Jan 4, 2006

A Christian radio station in Fort Wayne has gone from multi-denominational to all Catholic, all the time. Read more

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Pro-life worship service to be held on Capitol Hill this month

Jan 4, 2006

Hundreds of pro-life clergy, advocates and abortion survivors will convene for the 12th pro-life Christian worship service on Capitol Hill... Read more

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NBC affiliate drops ‘anti-Christian’ show due to viewer response

Jan 4, 2006

An NBC affiliate in Indiana has dropped a new drama, which has Jesus appearing as a recurring character and features... Read more