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Legendary NHL referee Kerry Fraser poses with his award and Bishop Thomas Paprocki of Springfield on Oct. 9, 2012.

Former NHL referee recalls how God changed his heart

Legendary referee Kerry Fraser is known for his trademark hairstyle and holds the record for most National Hockey League games... Read more

Archbishop Vincent Nichols of Westminster, visits Olympic Park.

'Use your body for the glory of God,' archbishop tells Olympians

Archbishop Vincent Nichols of Westminster reminded Olympians this afternoon that the deepest meaning of sporting achievement is giving“glory to their... Read more

49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh and Piura, Peru resident.

49ers head coach describes joy of Peru mission work

It's not every day that children in Piura, Peru, learn to play American football from the coach of a National... Read more

Seminarians in Rome participate in the 2012 Clericus Cup tournament on April 21, 2012.

Vatican's new project dives into sports ethics

The ethics of sports will be the focus of a new initiative launched June 14 by two Vatican departments.  Read more


Pope challenges European soccer stars to promote noble virtues

Pope Benedict XVI is urging those participating in soccer’s 2012 European Championship to promote “noble human values” during the tournament... Read more

Didier Drogba of Chelsea celebrates winning the UEFA Champions League Final.

Vatican pays tribute to soccer star Didier Drogba

The Vatican’s sports office has paid tribute to Chelsea striker Didier Drogba after the Catholic soccer star gave credit to... Read more

Seminarians from the North American Martyrs celebrate winning the Clericus Cup on May 12, 2012.

US clinches World Cup for seminarians

Seminarians from the Pontifical North American College in Rome have won the clerical equivalent of soccer’s World Cup for the... Read more