Trump tells Muslims: Oppose slaughter of Christians
Religious leaders must teach that barbarism gives no glory
Six U.S. prelates weigh in on Trump budget proposal
Find defense spending increase ‘profoundly troubling’
Pope offers condolences to Manchester attack victims
'Senseless act of violence'; responsibility claimed by IS
Irish president gives the Pope ‘climate bell’ gift
Two leaders discuss 'several themes of mutual interest'
Pence gives commencement address at Notre Dame
Urges grads to promote human dignity, sanctity of life
Drag queens are coming to your local public libraries
D.Q. Story Hour hypes 'unabashedly queer role models'
Eminent Catholic theologian resigns from Duke Divinity
Punished for calling diversity training a 'waste' of time
Pope names 5 new cardinals after Regina Coeli address
Total cardinals now 227, of whom 121 are eligible to vote
Cdl. Maradiaga makes personal attack on Cdl. Burke
He's 'a poor man' whose ideas 'don’t merit further comment'
Jesuit leader Sosa praised Fidel Castro in 1989
Signed 'manifesto' stating respect for him, Revolution
Pope goes door to door blessing homes in suburb
Startles residents who were expecting a parish priest
Orthodox patriarch to Russian gov’t: End abortion
Prioritize laws that make abortion 'equal to murder'
The Economist mag pushes commercial surrogacy
'Carrying a child for someone should be celebrated, paid'
Cardinal Zen welcomes delay in China negotiations
Sees 'the Vatican-China deal is not proceeding. That’s good.'
Pope moves Rome Corpus Christi procession to Sun.
For 'better participation' and 'less inconvenience' in city
Pope: No research justifies destroying human embryos
Says disease, a state of fragility, doesn't alter one's value
New technology turns mouse-skin cells into baby mice
IVG eliminates the step of procuring existing egg, sperm
Historian: The sexualization of society is its death
'Hate for the family characterizes all the heretical sects'
Anglican prelates guide voters on faith, ‘British values’
'Assumptions of secularism' aren't 'the way the world works'
Trump, in Saudi Arabia, to talk on counterjihad, Islam
Obama also gave speech to Muslim world early in his tenure
Mexico City archdiocese: We live in 'state of disaster'
Country ranks #2 on list of world's most violent nations
Mexican anti-drug trafficking priest meets with Pope
Has $1M bounty on his head but is 'not afraid of death'
Benedict XVI: Liturgy in 'good hands' with Cdl. Sarah
Retired pope gives rare endorsement of serving churchman
Archbp. of Sydney condemns treatment of Cardinal Pell
Parts of media, legal systems treat him as guilty of abuse
EU must send ‘strong message’ against persecution
Parliament leader spotlights plight of many Christians
Bishop: Pope will convert Trump... on climate change
On harm 'caused by human activity based on fossil fuels'
College of Holy Cross mulls nixing 'Crusader' mascot
PC push comes from profs, as 'few students' actually care
Vatican commission gives mixed verdict on Medjugorje
Earliest apparitions likely authentic, later ones dubious
Priest stabbed during Mass at Mexico City’s cathedral
Culprit is John Rock Schild, a 28-year-old U.S. citizen
Priest arrested with mafia for stealing migrant funds
Headed charity group, skimmed millions in public funds
Pope to Macron: Strengthen France’s Christian roots
Reminds of spiritual heritage marked by Christian tradition
German cardinal: JPII pressured on 1984 consecration
Persuaded by his advisers not to mention Russia by name
Syria: Aleppo is consecrated to Our Lady of Fatima
After six years, cathedral able to hold outdoor procession
Romania: 3 million petition to reinforce marriage law
Population = 20M; essentially bans same-sex marriages
State Dept. implements expanded ‘Mexico City policy’
New version applies to many international health programs
Callista Gingrich to be named ambassador to Holy See?
Criticism of choice centers on couple's personal history
Tex. religious leaders condemn new immigration law
But state’s Catholic bishops are not among signatories
Latin American bishops appeal for aid for Venezuela
Runaway inflation causes shortage of food, med. supplies
Calif.: Prof sued for stamping out pro-life free speech
Directed his students to 'get rid of' messages on campus
Facebook shuts down Michigan Right to Life account
Cited 'policy violations' just crackdown on 'fake news'?
Inst. of Islamic Thought gave $750K to Georgetown
In 2015, for Center for Muslim-Christian Understanding
Pope canonizes Fatima seers Francisco and Jacinta
They are the youngest non-martyrs to be declared saints
Thousands greet Pope at Fatima shrine: pictures here
Francis blessed candles, marked the centenary of Fatima
Egypt: Muslim preacher barred from public ministry
Calling Christians, Jews 'infidels' = 'confessional defamation'
Pope speaks on Trump meeting, SSPX, Medjugorje
Francis personally doubts the ongoing Medjugorje visions
N. Korean defector: Christianity is spreading there
Kim radio broadcasts and smuggles in Christian material
Target launches gay products for 'Pride Month' in June
Despite ongoing boycott that decimated sales, stock value
Fordham rejects demands for ‘trans-inclusive spaces’
Signs which simply read 'restrooms' can 'harm students'?
Germany: Violence for Muslim-to-Christian converts
Of 750 interviewed, majority reported physical attacks
Pope travels to Fatima to mark 100th anniversary
Francis urges faithful to join in, physically or spiritually
Pence, prelates at summit on persecuted Christians
Pence: Followers of Christ face greatest hostility, hatred
Tex. passes conscience bill for foster care system
So providers can care for children, not worry of lawsuits
Honduras resists UN/EU pressure to legalize abortion
As gov't undertakes comprehensive revision of Penal Code
Hijabs on fashion catwalks upsetting some Muslimas
Trend is reducing the hijab to simple fashion statement?
Clash between Cardinal Pell, Vatican real estate body
Pell: Conflict is 'moment of truth' for economic reform
Pope expresses Coptic Orthodox-Catholic friendship
Let's intensify our efforts 'for visible unity in diversity'
U.S. bishops sign pledge to end the death penalty
Capital punishment was halted nationwide briefly in '70s
Canada: Catholic schools nix gender-identity play
Tots avoid Boys, Girls and Other Mythological Creatures
Religious identity reasserts itself in Eastern Europe
Poland, Croatia, Lithuania, Hungary are majority Catholic
Islam-coddling clashes with gay rights at DePaul U.
Talk: 'Dictatorships, Radical Islam: Enemies of Gay Rights'
Vatican to investigate Belgian Catholic hospitals
Brothers of Charity have quietly approved euthanasia
Kidnapped priest pleads for Church help in video
Indian Salesian Father Tom was kidnapped in Yemen
Jesuits to return 525 acres to Native Americans
S. Dakota: Rosebud Sioux property given away by gov't
Oklahoma gov's veto stands against loan sharks
Bishops across U.S. have decried use of payday loans
Caritas: Millions at risk from famine in Somaliland
Agency warns 185,000 children need relief 'within weeks'
Religious sisters in U.S. come from 83+ nations
33% from Asia, 28% Europe, 27% Americas, 10% Africa
Arizona: Christian student has run-ins with prof
School reviewing 'incidents' squashing free speech
Nine Catholic colleges host dissenter keynote speakers
Boston College, DePaul, Loyola Chicago, USF, Villanova, etc.
USCCB: New U.S. health-care bill has ‘major defects’
Medicaid changes 'risk coverage, affordability for millions'
Hartford archdiocese announces parish restructuring
212 parishes drop to 127 due to 59 mergers, 26 closures
Vatican hosts 'Black Holes' cosmology conference
Observatory shows the Church 'supports good science'
Egyptian Christian killed outside his barbershop
Had returned to town to find work, provide for his family
82 Chibok abductees freed, but scores still missing
Latest group exchanged for six high-ranking militants
Duke Divinity prof rapped for 'being against diversity'
Predicted 'racial equity' session would be waste of time
Company receives backlash for frozen-embryo jewelry
Goes temporarily offline after story went viral last week
Greek Orthodox bishop to Turkish president: Convert!
Calls Mohammed a 'false prophet' and dismisses Qu’ran
Pope tells Swiss Guards, Grow as 'soldiers of Christ'
Let witness and holiness of life 'be your first concern'
Australian company makes jewelry out of IVF embryos
Uses parents' 'extra' babies in form of 'embryo ash'
62% of French Catholics voted for Emmanuel Macron
Pro-family group had called him the 'anti-family' candidate
Pope deplores ‘mother of all bombs’ U.S. weapon name
'Ashamed' of term; 'a mother gives life, this gives death'
Judge rules against prof ousted by Jesuit Marquette U.
Who exposed TA who disallowed criticism of gay marriage
Pope ordains 10 men from seminaries in Rome diocese
'Be joyful, never sad... even in the midst of suffering'
Religious freedom advocates: Trump EO is 'first step'
Wuerl: 'It’s the beginning; we’ve waited a long time for it'
Patriarch, Putin honor slain member of czar’s family
Ceremony for royal would've been unthinkable decades ago
Thomas Aquinas College buys Massachusetts campus
California-based school to open branch campus in 2018
New Oratory to be launched in Diocese of Portsmouth
Four new Oratories have begun in Britain in past four years
Pope advances cause of American Ven. Solanus Casey
Capuchin beloved in Archdiocese of Detroit, SE Michigan
Kentucky judge refuses to hear any gay adoption cases
Recuses self because such are never in child’s best interest
Bishops’ official: EU hypocrisy on religious freedom
'Measures adopted four years ago are just words on paper'
Pope declares Vietnamese Cdl. Van Thuan venerable
Was imprisoned for 13 yrs by Communists, nine in solitary
Denver archbishop: Males only in parish Boy Scouts
Discussions about orientation 'have no place in scouting'
Pelosi blames Clinton’s election loss on pro-lifers
Appears to recognize Dem party’s stance costs them votes
Italy: Trial will influence assisted-suicide debate
Prosecutors ask acquittal for ‘right-to-die’ activist
Jordan: King vows to protect Christian minority
Says he sees his role as 'protector' of Arab Christians
Anthony Esolen accepts post at Thomas More College
New Hampshire school gives 'cheer, energy' vs. dreary PC
Vatican and Burma establish full diplomatic relations
Pope meets Suu Kyi, de facto head of Burmese gov't
Pope invites charismatics and Pentecostals to Rome
To mark 50th anniversary of Catholic charismatic movement
Anglicans join in Irish priest's beatification cause
Jesuit Fr. John Sullivan is revered by both traditions
Italian prosecutor: Traffickers do migrant rescues
Some non-profit groups 'could be financed by traffickers'
Pope: 'The parish is not an outdated institution'
Tells Catholic Action to keep its roots among the people
Diocese of Charlotte warns about woman's 'ordination'
It's 'sinful to receive fake sacrament, attend a fake Mass'
Kansas City archdiocese cuts all ties with Girl Scouts
Encourages chartering of American Heritage Girls troops
Trump Admin. names pro-life advocate as HHS official
To oversee federal family planning, funds that go to PP
FBI translator went rogue, married an ISIS terrorist
Expert: Case was 'stunning embarrassment for the FBI'
Belgian Catholic psych hospitals to offer euthanasia
International leader of Brothers of Charity disagrees
Neuroscientist communicates with 'locked-in' patients
Fully-paralyzed persons indicate that they want to live
Egyptian Catholics: Papal trip was ‘morale boost’
A 'blessing to the Egyptians, both Muslims and Christians'
Pope appeals to Venezuelans: Avoid further violence
Frustrated that negotiations to resolve impasse failed
'Centenary of Fatima' event at UN in NYC on May 12
Focus on 'enduring relevance of Fatima’s message of peace'
Lawmakers press Trump for religious freedom action
Ask for broad executive order, repeal of HHS mandate
China: Police raid ‘underground’ church during Mass
Officials say they stopped 'illegal religious activity'
Egypt: Pope celebrates Mass at stadium in Cairo
'The only fanaticism believers can have is for charity!'
Pope decries violence, underlines Christian unity
Christians, Muslims together must promote 'encounter'
Knights of Malta elect temporary leader, from Rome
Will continue period of Vatican-mandated reform
Pro-life advocate Yoest appointed to key HHS role
She has worked for years to advance pro-life legislation
Pope tells group not to be 'more papist than the Pope'
'Please don’t administer Christian perfection tests'
German lawmakers ban full-face veil for public workers
Also approve ankle tags on radicals deemed security threat
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