U.S. bishops, Iranian scholars issue declaration
Hold 'commitment to peaceful coexistence, mutual respect'
Nuns cannot wear their habits on Nice's beaches
France: Deputy mayor says habits and burkinis are banned
Vatican sex-ed program seen as significantly flawed
Cdl. Newman Society: It's 'not ready' despite WYD launch
Two religious sisters murdered in Durant, Mississippi
They were well-loved nurse practitioners in a rural county
Mexico native is new auxiliary bishop for Denver
Rodriguez was Vice-Rector of St. John Vianney Seminary
Feser: Pope's statements about Islam aren't binding
Determining 'authentic Islam' isn't part of Church’s task
Ky. Supreme Court keeps illicit abortion clinic closed
Ruling not 'on larger issues' but on following state law
HHS: Not doing sex-change surgery is discrimination
Five states and Catholic hospital network file lawsuit
Benedict discusses his resignation in new interview
Felt 'a great weariness' and lacked the stamina for travel
Italian bishop criticizes burkini ban in France
He thinks 'of our nuns and our peasant grandmothers'
Cdl. Sarah: My ad orientem speech was misinterpreted
Talk got much press, 'some of it not always very accurate!'
Pope: People's situations aren’t black and white
Tells Polish Jesuits: teach priests 'how to discern' grays
Pope and Archbishop of Canterbury to meet in Rome
Will celebrate Vespers in basilica, hold private meeting
Secularist group: We're now the largest voting bloc
Raps Trump because he 'panders to the religious right'
Pope leads 11,000 in rosary for earthquake victims
6.0-magnitude quake affects Accumoli, Amatrice, Norcia
Germany: 'Pastoral teams' look after 'pastoral units'
New paradigm: a priest plus a mix of paid women and men
Groups aim to shift priorities of U.S. Catholic church
Soros grantees target bishops, push social-justice causes
New study undercuts LGBT movement’s key tenets
'Born that way' is 'not supported by scientific evidence'
9th year of membership decline for Southern Baptists
Total: 15.3M in 2015, with weekly church attendance of 5.6M
Court rules against SNAP for withholding information
Cites 'deliberate and willful refusal' to comply with court
Ayatollah welcomes papal remarks on Islam, violence
Stance disassociating the religion from IS is 'admirable'
Morocco king condemns terrorism in name of Islam
Mohammed VI: 'Killing a priest is forbidden by religion'
Benedict XVI autobiography goes to English translation
is based on interviews with Peter Seewald
New Mexico bishops oppose new death penalty plan
Gov. Martinez plans to reinstate it after 8-year hiatus
Pope names American as nuncio to Guinea Bissau
Latest in a string of American appointments this year
Judge blocks Obama restroom edict in public schools
Ruling described as blow against executive-branch tyranny
China gov't criticized for harvesting prisoners' organs
Focus by Transplantation Society meeting in Hong Kong
Climate prof: Protect kids 'by not having them'
Proposes tax penalty that increases with each child
Cardinal Marx under fire for handling of abuse charge
Munich archdiocesan official: He followed past guidelines
U.K. abortion clinics stop services after inspections
Gov't officials find serious problems with abortion giant
Pope Francis to attend Assisi interreligious summit
30th anniv. of Day of Prayer for Peace convoked by JPII
Benedict XVI's students maintain annual meeting
Ratzinger Schuelerkreis discusses spiritual crisis in EU
Lithuanian intellectuals: Gays bully like Soviets
Communists too claimed to lead 'into a bright future'
Indian cardinal asks faithful to tone down festivals
Extravagant feasts, displays distract attention from worship
ISIS fake passports 'found in Greek refugee camps'
False Syrian passports used to get to Austria, elsewhere
Islamic leader wants to legalize polygamy in Italy
'No reason' why not after recognition of same-sex unions
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