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Strong online boundaries make for the happiest relationships, study finds

Dec 27, 2019

By Mary Farrow

Cutting ties with old flames, before the internet, used to be easy.  Read more

Pope Francis greets a married couple at a Wednesday General Audience.

Pope Francis: True love is found in fidelity

Jan 29, 2019

By Courtney Mares

Unity and fidelity in a Christian marriage can offer an example of true love to the world, Pope Francis said... Read more

A crucifix inside the Church of the Holy Sepulchre.

Nun urges Catholic prayer breakfast attendees to keep the faith

Jun 7, 2017

By Adelaide Mena

To preserve their future and reveal the life found within the Church, Catholics in the United States must not forget... Read more

Bishop Laun during a Jan. 30, 2014 interview

The Church is not ours but Christ's, Austrian bishop stresses

Feb 3, 2014

By Elise Harris

As part of an “ad limina” visit to Rome last week, Austrian Bishop Andreas Laun said that although many seek... Read more

Pope Francis greets one of the 34 metropolitan archbishops to receive the pallium on the Feast of Saints Peter and Paul in St. Peter's Basilica on June 29, 2013.

Pope Francis greets, bestows pallium on 34 new archbishops

Jun 29, 2013

By Carl Bunderson

At a Mass during the feast of Saints Peter and Paul, Pope Francis gave a pallium to the 34 men... Read more

Cardinal Sean O'Malley of Boston. File photo/CNA.

Boston cardinal to boycott graduation over honors to Irish official

May 10, 2013

By Adelaide Mena

Cardinal Séan O'Malley announced that he would not attend the commencement of Boston College due to an honorary degree Irish... Read more

Dr. Kurt Martens, J.C.D., Associate Professor of Canon Law at Catholic University of America.

Canon lawyer: Bishop has warned National Catholic Reporter

Jan 31, 2013

By Carl Bunderson

A canon lawyer at the Catholic University of America says that a recent column by Bishop Robert Finn serves as... Read more

National Catholic Reporter 'proud' to identify as Catholic

Jan 29, 2013

The editor of the National Catholic Reporter responded to Bishop Robert Finn's warning that the publication undermines the faith by... Read more

Pope Benedict XVI at the Wednesday general audience on Oct. 24, 2012.

Catholic charity groups welcome Pope's call for fidelity

Dec 5, 2012

By Michelle La Rosa

Leaders of Catholic charities in the U.S. reaffirmed Pope Benedict's recent message on the need to remain firmly rooted in... Read more