Gov. Brownback named religious-freedom ambassador
Catholic convert's advocacy began in Congress in '90s
Italy: Notorious abortionist Bonino speaks at parish
Parishioners who protested her appearance were removed
San Francisco liturgy institute broadens its focus
Center for 'promoting Catholic culture' adds literature
Bishops tweet prayer to Virgin Mary to free Venezuela
'Free our land from the claws of communism and socialism'
Tenn. judge offered reduced jail time for sterilization
32 women and 38 men jumped at the now-defunct trade-off
Chile: Legalization of abortion stopped by one vote
Vacationing lawmakers ensure nation keeps total ban
Spanish Left tries to control the Cathedral of Córdoba
Joins with Muslim activists to contend it 'belongs to all'
Christianity, Islam are engaged in ‘contest for souls’
Nigerian cardinal advocates 'rules' of nonviolence, justice
Theologians studying development of Humanae Vitae
'Historical-critical' probe aims to 'reconstruct' process
China to journalists: Call Cardinal Zen 'former' bishop
Zen is only Catholic figure on broader banned-word list
Nun presides at wedding in rural Canadian diocese
Bishop, Vatican approve as 20 priests cover big territory
Ohio parish hosts camp to empower refugee women
To develop language skills, provide cultural education
K-12 teachers taught to combat ‘whiteness in schools’
Columbia U. conference targets 'Eurocentric' approaches
Bishops, priests are ‘main obstacle’ for Pope's plans
Vatican article scorns 'old horizon' & 'religious mentality'
160,000 German Catholics left the Church last year
An improvement on 2015, when 180,000 pewsitters left
Lutheran leader calls on theologians to pursue unity
'Remove obstacles' keeping us from unity with the Church
Egypt: Al-Azhar sets up edict booths in Cairo subway
Aim to counteract extremism after recent terror attacks
Italian liturgist targets BXVI's Latin Mass permission
Once SSPX is Personal Prelature, rite can be kept there?
Mexico: Feminist group claims bomb at bishops bldg.
'For every torture and murder in the name of your God!'
Ohio bishops: Replace death penalty with mercy
Spiritual conversion is possible, all life has dignity
Vatican turns off its 100+ fountains due to drought
Rome may be forced to ration water to 1M residents
Vatican Secretary of State to meet with Putin in Aug.
First since 1988; to discuss Churches, internat'l affairs
Francis’s papacy exhibits an ‘intellectual deficiency’
High-profile English convert rues confusion in Church
Germany: Expert tells Müller to apologize over scandal
One student-victim has voiced anger at Müller's bungling
Fr. Panula, former U.S. vicar of Opus Dei, dies at 71
Also served as chaplain of The Heights, head of CIC
Christian college chooses LGBT group over $3M gift
Samford Univ. was founded by Alabama Baptists in 1841
Sharp decline in Bosnia’s Catholic population
Economic discrimination forces youth to emigrate
Archbp. explains new aim for Pontif. Academy for Life
Paglia raps pro-lifers, talks up green seamless garment
Müller: Benedict XVI was ‘disappointed’ at my removal
Cdl. describes Vatican culture of 'sanctimonious papolatry'
Cathedral shelters 2K Muslims in Central African Rep.
Families took refuge after attacks by anti-Balaka militia
Russian high court affirms ban on Jehovah’s Witnesses
Court orders their 395 congregations to be disbanded
Charlie Gard's family given permanent U.S. residency
U.S. House passes legislation, adds to internat'l chorus
Cdl. Marx: Homosexuals deserve apology from Church
For inaction against age-old prohibitions in Germany
Facebook explains temporary block of Catholic pages
'Malfunction of spam detection mechanism in our platform'
Widespread abuse charged in German choir school
Report: 500 boys physically abused, 67 sexually, in past
Chaput rips article on American 'ecumenism of hate'
Explains Catholic-Evangelical alliance as fight for beliefs
Marquette U. trains faculty to 'Overcome Islamophobia'
'Introduce ways to build positive classroom communities'
Lebanese patriarch: Syrian refugees impose strain
People's hospitality is exhausted, now favor repatriation
Popular Catholic Facebook pages nixed, no explanation
Then restored; 21 based in Brazil, four English-language
Bishops plea for two priests abducted in DR Congo
Three other priests abducted in Oct. 2012 still missing
Germany: 'Enormous rise' in girls threatened with FGM
Also more teachers, doctors seeking to help the girls
Poll: 28% of Brits think Christ was an ‘extremist’
25% think Martin Luther King, Nelson Mandela could be too
Penn. nuns build chapel in attempt to block pipeline
Gas pipe would run through picturesque Lancaster County
Shots fired at voters outside church in Venezuela
Armed civilians open fire during symbolic referendum
Ireland: Collection for ‘great humanitarian crisis'
Drought starves 25M in Kenya, S. Sudan, Somalia, Ethiopia
Boko Haram destroys Nigerian mosque, kills eight
Diocese: This shows 'Boko Haram is an enemy of humanity'
Cathedral to be dedicated to St. Teresa of Calcutta
In Kosovo, where most Catholics are ethnic Albanians
UK to pay $1.3B to fund global abortion, contraception
Recent poll: 65% don't want taxes used for such overseas
Transgender Bruce Jenner may run for Senate in Calif.
Reality-show star wants to 'help' Republicans on LGBT
Cardinal Zen: Vatican is backing ‘fake’ church in China
Chinese gov't gives its bishops instructions, they just obey
Florida court: Priest can sue diocese for defamation
He said officials covered up abuse evidence; they attacked
Cdl. Schönborn: Amoris Laetitia is easy to understand
Shows pastors how to adapt Church teaching to each case
N.Y. archdiocese wins major religious liberty case
Principal's firing protected under ministerial exemption
Benedict XVI message read at dubia cardinal's funeral
Church needs 'convincing shepherds' who resist zeitgeist
Pope Francis places sign on his door: ‘No complaining!’
Warns of loss of sense of humor, capacity to solve problems
Minn. Catholics lead resistance to Satanic monument
Black cube would be placed in veterans memorial park
Papal advisers lash out at American conservatives
Catholic-Evangelical alliance = 'an ecumenism of hate’
Aspiring priests and religious foiled by student debt
Jesuits, Paulist Fathers among few orders who help pay
Croats, Serbs jointly study life of Cardinal Stepinac
Unable to agree regarding controversial martyr’s history
Mexico prison massacre tied to Santa Muerte cult?
28 prisoners killed inside Las Cruces jail in Acapulco
Yemen minister: Fr. Tom Uzhunnalil is still alive
He's in poor health; efforts being made for his release
Kenya: Christians fearful after 13 non-Muslims killed
Slaughtered when they couldn't 'recite Islamic dogmas'
Embezzlement charges for Vatican hospital heads
Spent funds on renovation of Cdl. Bertone's apartment
U.S. neurologist may save day in Charlie Gard case
World authority may change judge's mind, try treatment
Atheist philosopher: Francis promotes ‘hidden schism’
He pushes 'not the Gospel, only politics,' & 'hates the West'
New study of Shroud: Blood analysis reveals trauma
Particles 'cannot be artifacts made over the centuries'
Kurdish leader is seeking support for independence
Promises to respect rights of Christians in Nineveh Plains
Malta to legalize gay marriage over Church protests
Divorce was illegal there until 2011, abortion still is
Ordinations in Scotland reach 20-year high: 12 men
Due to a 'Benedict bounce' triggered by his 2010 visit?
Canadian official: Abortion is 'tool to end poverty'
Gives $650M for abortion advocacy, $119M for food aid
Gay sex at the Vatican ‘never been worse’ than now
Senior member of the Curia tells NCR’s Edward Pentin
Gates ‘optimistic’ Church will cave on contraception
Her foundation again raising funds to control the poor
West’s export of abortion called ‘cultural supremacy’
Nigerian activist: Post-Trump, Canada is 'No. 1' at this
EU court upholds Belgium’s ban on full-face veil
Cites concern for 'minimal requirements of social life'
Two unknown works by Raphael discovered at Vatican?
Frescoes were completed by his students, except for these
Oregon to force insurance companies to cover abortion
And increase taxpayer funding for extreme abortion agenda
BBC airs documentary on Muslim rape gangs in U.K.
No longer conceal that perps are Muslims, victims aren't
Cleveland and Juneau dioceses receive new bishops
Perez was auxiliary in N.Y.; Bellisario from Anchorage
Pope decrees ‘offering of life’ is path to sainthood
5 conditions must be met for beatification in this category
60 imams who oppose terrorism visit EU attack sites
Including parish where Fr. Hamel was murdered in 2016
Pope Francis in interview: ‘Europe must be federal’
'Or it will no longer count for anything in the world'
Bishops claim Venezuela is heading for dictatorship
Denounce deceptive plan to draft a new constitution
Missionaries of Charity copyright blue and white sari
Lawyer notes 'unscrupulous and unfair usage of the design'
Philippine bishops: Marawi is not a religious war
Cite stories of Muslims, Christians helping each other
Medical groups rashly adopt transgender narrative
Transition-affirming protocol doesn't solve root issue
CDW urges vigilance on valid matter for Eucharist
Be wary of hosts, wine sold in stores and now online
Müller calls manner of his dismissal 'unacceptable'
Church’s social teaching must also apply at the Vatican
Pope reminds G20 leaders of their responsibility
20 countries hold 85% of world GDP, 66% of population
Fr. James Martin: Gay parish priests should 'come out'
Show 'what a gay person is like' and how he lives chastely
Chaput raps Martin book normalizing homosexuality
The unchaste 'need conversion, not merely affirmation'
Pope to beatify Colombian martyrs during visit
Bp. Jaramillo was killed by Marxist guerrillas in 1989
Turkey holds off on seizure of Orthodox properties
Wait for them to register proper evidence of ownership
Vatican monsignor caught in cocaine-fueled gay orgy
Secretary to one of Pope Francis’ closest collaborators
Trump appoints anti-transgender activist to key post
In Gender Equality/Women’s Empowerment at USAID
Austrian bishop quits Pax Christi, cites anti-Semitism
Peace activists rap Israeli gov't policies, harass Jews
Guam archbishop’s return would be ‘a disaster’
Coadjutor: Archdiocese 'would be unable to achieve peace'
Another Mexican priest bound, stabbed to death
Villa was 71; suspects have not yet been identified
U. of Wisconsin-Eau Claire ends anti-religion bias
Students to get service credit for teaching religious ed
Netherlands study: 431 involuntarily euthanized in 2015
In most countries, such deaths are considered homicide
Hamburg braces for mass protests as G-20 assembles
Anti-capitalist protest, 'Welcome to Hell,' begins today
Pope welcomes news portal designed for EU migrants
Project offers news coverage in English, French, Arabic
Vatican spokesman Joaquin Navarro-Valls dies at 80
Served under John Paul II, Benedict XVI from 1984 to 2006
Dioceses in Georgia, Carolinas are in 'growth mode'
Due to demographic changes, new immigrant populations
Pentagon halts Obama transgender-integration order
Air Force and Army requested postponement to assess
Colombian-born bishop to head Raleigh diocese
Zarama was ordained a priest for Atlanta in 1993
German Cardinal Joachim Meisner has died, age 83
Was one of four cardinals who submitted 'dubia' to Pope
Vatican hospital calls damning AP report a ‘hoax’
Numerous allegations including overcrowding, poor hygiene
Nigerian diocese: Lay faithful reject Pope’s demand
Won't accept appointed bishop even if the priests submit
Mali: Jihadist group releases video of kidnapped nun
Franciscan appears with five Protestant missionaries
Calif. bishop: Active gays can get sacraments here
San Jose's McGrath: If they request them in 'good faith'
Experts: Men will bear children within next decade
Transgenders eye successful womb transplants in women
Okla. university halts de-Christianizing its chapel
Backlash against appeasing anti-religion pressure group
Pope names Jesuit as successor to CDF's Cdl. Müller
Ladaria was made CDF secretary in 2008 by Benedict XVI
Cdl. Müller: No problem between Pope Francis and me
Pope now limits terms to 5 years, beginning with Müller
Sweden cardinal: No inter-communion with Lutherans
Arborelius: 'We haven’t come so far in our mutual dialogue'
Vietnamese police organize assault on monastery
Mob attacks while police keep away the local Catholics
Dolan to Catholic leaders' conference: Radiate joy
Resist focusing on 'worries, bad news, and scandals'
Seven PP facilities permanently closed on June 30
Attempt to remain solvent amid looming gov't defunding
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