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Pope Francis celebrates Mass on the Solemnity of Sts. Peter and Paul June 29, 2018.

Pope: Don't be afraid of the cross – there is no glory without it

Jun 29, 2018

By Elise Harris

For Jesus, suffering and glory go hand in hand, Pope Francis said Friday, urging Christians not to fall into the... Read more

Participants in the "Virgin Mary, Mother of Jesus and Mother of the Church" event in Qaraqosh, Iraq.  Courtesy photo.

Iraq gathering aimed to honor Mary, empower women

May 2, 2018

By Elise Harris

Iraqi women rebuilding their lives after ISIS occupation were invited to a three-day gathering aimed, according to organizers, at empowering... Read more

Fr. Harrison Ayre. Courtesy photo

The priest who started #CelibacyMatters

Mar 7, 2018

By Perry West

The culture assumes celibacy is unhealthy, repressive, and gamophobic, but is it?  Read more