Pope praises Bangladesh for aiding Rohingya refugees
Muslims from Burma are victims of ethnic cleansing
Bangladesh prelate: We need less diplomacy, more faith
Don't want to lose legacy of interreligious coexistence
S. Korea’s hidden treasure: A vibrant Catholic Church
Church’s history there make it a much-admired institution
Ghana bishops’ Amoris statement avoids controversy
Communion for remarried is non-issue for African Catholics
Mexican media: Catholic actor may run for prez in 2018
Eduardo Verastegui courted by Social Encounter Party?
Norway: Fired pro-life doctor wins major court case
Lost her job for objecting to placing IUDs; says, 'God won'
Pope Francis concludes trip to Burma: photos here
Met state, religious leaders, bishops; Mass at cathedral
Brown U. to allow students to ‘self-identify’ race
After internat'l, Asian-American students were overlooked
Ex-Muslim grassroots group tours American colleges
'Normalizing Dissent' presents 'public face of apostasy'
SNAP acknowledges false accusation against priest
Jiang of St. Louis archdiocese sued them for defamation
Bangladesh: 100,000 imams to give statement to Pope
Welcome letter contains fatwa against Islamic extremism
Scientific tests back Church on age of Holy Sepulchre
Material dates to the reign of Constantine, son of Helena
D.C. Transit bars archdiocese's Christmas-themed ads
Policy nixes even 'respectable promotion of faith' to public
Cdl. Dolan, alumni ‘baffled’ over Notre Dame decision
After HHS suit, indicating issue 'wasn’t all that important'
Church of Sweden to clergy: Stop calling God ‘He’
Short formula: 'In the name of God and the Holy Trinity'
Spain: PP subsidiary stripped of government benefits
After uncovered as illegally financed for seven years
Pope's Myanmar speech avoids reference to Rohingya
Demands 'respect for each ethnic group' without specifics
Bangladesh religious leaders hopeful of Pope’s visit
Muslim group will protest 'unexpected, unacceptable' acts
Myanmar military leaders unexpectedly meet with Pope
Talk of 'great responsibility in this moment of transition'
Saudi Islamic Affairs Ministry delegation visits Pope
To express appreciation for his calls for peace, coexistence
U.S. tax reform bill could repeal Johnson Amendment
1954 rule prohibits churches from endorsing candidates
U.K. politician warns on British media, public distrust
Faithful Christians are seen as 'dangerous and offensive'
Ireland: Catholics pray rosary in pro-life effort
Groups gather at 300+ locations around the coastlines
Pope Francis arrives in Burma for a three-day visit
Faces diplomatic balancing act over plight of Rohingya
Chinese Communist Party blocks all tours to Vatican
Chinese tourism to Italy has grown exponentially of late
Anglican head, Russian patriarch sign joint statement
Of solidarity with persecuted Christians in Middle East
Poland moves to phase out Sunday shopping by 2020
Lawmakers, trade unions want more family-time for workers
U.S., Mexican bishops call for 'people's voice' on NAFTA
Renegotiation must protect common good, most vulnerable
Canada: Christian loses landmark parental rights case
Greek Orthodox man wanted notice of LGBT indoctrination
Abortion numbers in U.S. hit an all-time low in 2014
CDC report: Teen abortions dropped by half in past decade
U.K. mom wins $12M settlement in 'wrongful birth' suit
Judge sees primary motive as providing better life for boy
Little Sisters of the Poor are forced back into court
Liberal AGs of Penn., Calif. sue over religious exemption
Priest: JPII warned of Islamic 'invasion' of Europe
Longhi: Weapons not enough; need 'faith lived with integrity'
ISIS group releases poster of Pope being ‘beheaded’
Group warns of a Christmas terror attack at the Vatican
Fr. M. Pacwa describes 'mass conversions of Muslims'
Jesuit reports millions of converts in Nigeria, Uganda, Mali
Vatican Museums to organize joint art shows with China
As gesture of openness, cooperation, 'cultural diplomacy'
Pope establishes 3rd department of Secretariat of State
To clarify, support the roles of nuncios, diplomatic staff
France: 113-year-old nun reflects on God's blessings
Worked until age 104; 'The good Lord has guided me well'
Fr. Solanus Casey beatified at Detroit’s Ford Field
240 Capuchin friars, 350 members of Casey family present
Vatican Mass, events for first World Day of the Poor
Pope lunches with 1,500 destitute people in Paul VI Hall
Abortion drug pulled in France, pushed on global south
Off-label uses of misoprostol eclipse its original purpose
French Catholics get revised version of Lord’s Prayer
The 1966 version reads, 'Do not submit us to temptation'
Chinese officials pay Christians to swap Jesus for Xi
Posts on social media say they 'recognized their mistakes'
Seven women barely escape ISIS, credit Virgin Mary
Hid underneath beds while fighters used room as a hideout
Pro-life groups face increasing hostility on campuses
Created Equal attorneys beat back draconian speech codes
Pakistan: Islamic radicals demand that Asia Bibi die
Groups hold public protest against Pakistani government
Zimbabwe church leaders speak out after military coup
Christian leaders see seizure of power as a chance to heal
England: Another city council bans pro-life vigils
Outside clinics; over 100 MPs have urged a national ban
U.S. bishops choose delegates for 2018 Synod on Youth
Cdl. DiNardo, Archbishops Gomez and Chaput, Bp. Barron
Speaker at Vatican climate forum: Halve the population
Taiwanese prof recommends culling total population by 2050
Australian postal survey finds support for gay marriage
Bishops: Create conscience, religious freedom protections
Pence meets with Vatican Sec'y of State Cdl. Parolin
To reaffirm enduring cooperation, fundamental values
Openly gay deacon under 'review' in Archdiocese of S.F.
Bromberger writes smutty material for local gay newspaper
Archdiocese of Detroit builds Marriage Catechumenate
Idea for marriage formation began with 1980 synod, JPII
Pope: Church must work to help young married couples
Accompany them in applying the Gospel to everyday life
Archbp. Naumann elected USCCB pro-life chairman
He has deep pro-life background, challenges pro-aborts
FBI signals criminal probe into PP’s body trafficking
Requests unredacted documents from congressional probe
Comboni Missionaries challenge reporting on Africa
Countries impoverished by multinationals + bad gov'ts
Philippines cardinal decries desecration of chapel
'Despite provocation' follow Lord 'of peace, not revenge'
Cardinal Zen fears Holy See is on 'brink of precipice'
Prays it 'not sell out the faithful Church' to Chinese gov't
Patriarch will plea for Lebanon at Saudi Arabia visit
Maronite asks Lebanon be 'removed from regional conflicts'
Protestor thrown out of Polish church for racism sign
Independence Day Mass-goers showed 'nationalist' stripes
Supreme Court to hear pro-life case against Calif. law
Forcing centers to advertise abortion violates free speech
U.K.: New automatic prenatal test targets Down's babies
It's 'informal eugenics' in which disabled are 'screened out'
Bishops: Kenya threatened with disintegration, conflict
Launch National Dialogue Forum for all sectors of society
Church of England: Let pupils 'explore gender identity'
Welby warns schools on homo-, trans-, biphobic bullying
Chinese regime recognizes 'underground' bishop
Gov't reps say change is result of Vatican negotiations
Orthodox faithful split on reconciliation with Rome
Only in Romania do a majority (62%) of Orthodox support it
Pope: Possession of nukes 'is to be firmly condemned'
These weapons serve 'a mentality of fear' that affects all
French bishops okay Cause for King Louis XVI’s sister
The devout Madame Elisabeth was killed in the Revolution
Polish gov’t promotes child-rearing in new campaign
Controversy over 'little rabbits' advising on fertility
Pope prays for victims of Iraq-Iran border earthquake
Iran is on major fault line; 37,000 killed in June 1990
Müller: Bishops’ conferences can't dictate translations
Often bishops 'have watered down' biblical, liturgical texts
Trump blocks international support for abortion groups
G7 health ministers meet impasses on document language
Tech giants drop opposition to anti-trafficking bill
Bill protects minor girls from traffickers who sell online
Abbot tells Irish priests to stop insulting bishops
They're not as bad as portrayed by your liberal group
Adoption tax credit restored to GOP plan after outcry
Maximum credit is $13.5K; domestic adoption is often $30K
Trump mulls pro-family pro-lifer for State Dept. post
Nance up for Ambassador for Global Women’s Issues
U.K. 6th-grade homework: Write on converting to Islam
Nat'l curriculum demands they 'learn about' all religions
Current papacy moves by baneful 'spirit of the Council'
Prof says Francis has re-legitimized 'Vatican II' ideology
China: Priest of both open & underground church dies
Gained respect from underground Catholics by his courage
Hong Kong: Cdl. Zen visits eight political prisoners
Finds comfort as 'they are young, courageous and in peace'
Pope seeks to defuse Korea-U.S. nuclear tensions
To host 11 Nobel Peace prize winners, UN/NATO officials
German media malign Austria's new Catholic leader
He defends culture shaped by Judeo-Christian heritage
Chaput to priests: Defend permanence of marriage
Present truth 'wherever and whenever we reasonably can'
Pope slams use of cell phones to take photos at Mass
'When at Mass, the Lord is there! And you're distracted'
Cupich lauds Fr. James Martin as 'foremost evangelizer'
'I appreciate what he’s doing; he has a wonderful message'
Another prominent Catholic writer criticizes the Pope
Messori: Church is now 'liquid' and full of uncertainty
Pope John Paul I is step closer to sainthood after vote
Congregation for Causes of Saints affirms 'heroic virtues'
Mich.: Fr. Solanus Casey to be beatified on Nov. 18
Capuchin who died in 1957 is 2nd U.S.-born male to be so
Univ. of Notre Dame to retain birth control coverage
To be 'administered, funded independently of the University'
Vatican emphasis on ‘20 action points’ for migrants
Intended to influence a forthcoming UN pact on migration
Over one million face starvation in South Sudan
Situation worsens due to conflict, nearing its fifth year
PP tells Blacks: You’re better off aborting your babies
'Statistically safer to have abortion than to give birth'
U.K.: Honor-crime victims 'being told to go home'
Groups say police failing victims; 5% prosecution rate
India: Poor Clare nun beatified; her assassin attends
Poor Hindu regretted the act, was forgiven by her family
Ordinariate head ‘excluded from Reformation events’
'We have been routinely undermined by those in authority'
Irish group offers therapy for priests falsely accused
Good priests are affected by the abuse carried out by others
Two lay women appointed to Laity, Family, Life dicastery
Gambino, Ghisoni join Secretary and Cardinal Kevin Farrell
Archdiocese of Berlin website offers sex, abortion tips
Protesters: Archbishop follows feminist pro-choice ideology
India diocese joins Muslims to push alcohol-free state
Want gov't to make awareness programs, curb bootlegging
Georgetown benefactor Prince Alwaleed arrested in SA
Among 11 princes, four ministers, former ministers detained
26 killed by gunman at First Baptist Church in Texas
San Antonio archbp.: 'These Baptist brethren are our family'
Francis told cardinals to back Ratzinger in '05 conclave
'The only man with stature, wisdom, necessary experience'
Philippine Catholics fear silencing of 54 radio stations
Gov't has failed to renew church's license to run network
Vatican: ‘Ecumenical Mass’ rumors are ‘utterly false’
No secret commission creating joint Cath-Prot Communion
Georgetown students vote not to dock marriage group
Commission rejects, 8-4, the argument levied by activists
Cupich: In 'discernment' you let go of 'cherished beliefs'
Like Francis, who drops 'the unnecessary' and has freedom
Most U.S. adults: Faith not a prerequisite for values
Pew: 56% say not necessary to believe in God to be moral
‘It’s okay to be white’ signs pop up on many campuses
4chan stirs the pot at Harvard, Princeton, Tulane, Auburn
Pope requests debate over married priests in Brazil?
Cardinal asked him to consider ordaining viri probati
Maronite patriarch to visit Saudi Arabia: a first
Within next two weeks; invitation from king and prince
Pope at cemetery: War brings ‘only death and cruelty’
Urges 'no more war, no more of these useless massacres'
Oxford student-gov't bullies disrupt pro-life event
Speakers 'met with shouting, middle fingers and vitriol'
Wis. diocese draws rage over caution on gay funerals
Online petition calls on Pope to remove Bishop Morlino
Ex-abortionist to lawmakers: ‘I am a mass murderer’
Judiciary Committee discusses Heartbeat Protection Act
Ohio House bans abortions on Down syndrome babies
Senate now considering Non-Discrimination Act, HB 214
U.S. bishops part ways with priest who criticized Pope
Weinandy resigns after publishing letter on sown confusion
Putin opens Russia's first Soviet victims memorial
'Wall of Grief' is made up of jagged, faceless human forms
International Lutheran leader marks 500th in Poland
Says strength of church 'is never an issue of its numbers'
U. of Notre Dame to end birth control coverage in 2018
Following expansion of moral exemptions to HHS mandate
U.S. has championed Saudi-backed jihadists since '50s
Using Wahhabism to our advantage has become disastrous
'Beer-nedict XVI: Pint-ifex Maximus' honors Ratzinger
Ohio brewery produces special Bavarian-style hefeweizen
Vatican-Lutheran statement hails Reformation benefits
'First time' both see it 'from an ecumenical perspective'
Russian Orthodox spokesman rues split Christianity
Not occasion to rejoice, as great schism of 1054 is not
Papal All Souls' Day Mass at cemetery for U.S. soldiers
For service members there and for all who have died in war
Vatican reveals stamp for Martin Luther 500th anniv.
Shows Luther and Philipp Melanchthon at foot of the Cross
French court: Remove cross atop John Paul II memorial
Softens judgment of 2015, that entire statue had to go
S. Dakota: Saint cause opens for Nicholas Black Elk
Medicine man turned catechist brought hundreds to faith
Student group delivers condoms, preg. tests at DePaul
'Inspired' by similar smarmy organization at Loyola Chicago
Senate confirms Amy Barrett for U.S. Court of Appeals
Feinstein took heat for 'dogma lives loudly in you' remark
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