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Patrick Kelly (right) installed as Supreme Knight by Archbishop William Lori of Baltimore (left)

New Supreme Knight urges members to be 'Knights of the Eucharist'

The new Supreme Knight of the Knights of Columbus, Patrick Kelly, emphasized reverence for the Eucharist at his installation on... Read more

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Theologian: Catholics must also consider the 'justice' of COVID-19 vaccine

Catholic bishops and prominent theologians and ethicists say that although there is not an obligation to receive a COVID vaccine,... Read more

Fr. Omar Sanchez Portillo and Ismael

Priest says baby with Down syndrome is a 'gift from God'

A priest who recently welcomed into the children’s home he runs a newborn with Down syndrome says that child is... Read more

Pope John Paul II, center, waves to a crowd of wellwishers May 7, 2001 during a visit to the demilitarized city of Qunaitra, Syria in the Golan Heights.

The Syria visited by Pope John Paul II, and Syria today

When Pope Saint John Paul II visited Syria in 2001, he called on Christians to remember Syria’s “magnificent contribution” to... Read more