Catholic colleges applaud student gun-control protests
Say suspensions for same won't affect admission decisions
Pope backs UN ceasefire over ‘inhuman’ Syria violence
This month 'has been one of the most violent in seven years'
Jerusalem's Holy Sepulchre church to remain closed
To protest an Israeli attempt to tax Christian properties
Supreme Court case may impact public-sector unions
U.S. bishops file amicus brief opposing 'right-to-work' ideas
Small Miss. town bans ‘Gay Pride’ parade, is targeted
LGBT groups now filing lawsuit, creating national uproar
Catholic groups: Civil disobedience over immigration
Confs. of men, women religious, Maryknoll, Pax Christi
Weinandy: Church teaching under 'well-defined attack’
Threat comes 'regrettably from within Church leadership'
Holy Sepulchre church shut to protest Israeli taxes
Christian leaders decry 'systematic campaign of abuse'
USCCB: Call members of Congress today for Dreamers
Protect them from deportation, provide path to citizenship
EU bishops commission discusses common free time
Religious, civic engagement hurt by loss of Sunday rest
Marion Maréchal-Le Pen addresses U.S. conservatives
Says eldest daughter of Church now 'little niece of Islam'
Penn State pro-lifers barred from Cecile Richards talk
'You’re a leader of Students for Life. You have to leave'
Harvard Univ. puts Christian group on 'probation'
Female leader led to resign after dating another woman
Ill. Bp. Paprocki denies Sen. Dick Durbin Communion
His votes = ‘obstinate persistence in manifest grave sin’
German bishops: Communion for Protestant spouses
Allow, if they 'affirm the faith of the Catholic Church'
Underground priest: Media deform China-Rome talks
News agency writing is aligned with that of Communists
S. Korean Catholics push to keep abortion illegal
Gather 1M petition signatures as 'an appeal to society'
Chileans speak to Vatican abuse-investigation team
While Archbp. Scicluna recovers from surgery in hospital
Cardinal Sarah questions taking Communion in hand
Devil sows errors, fosters 'unsuitable way of receiving'
Florida declares pornography a ‘public health risk’
Link between its use, mental illness, dangerous behavior
Kentucky gov: Blame moral crisis for school shootings
Graphic entertainment is 'training' children in violence
Vatican judge gets 14-month suspended sentence
Amenta resigned as prelate auditor of the Rota last week
Bishops praise witness of evangelist Billy Graham
Graham called JPII 'the most influential voice' for good
Togo bishops invite 'entire population' to Adoration
During talks over national political crisis, constitution
Bulgaria mourns old ascetic famed for generosity
Dobrev begged in Sofia, donated the money to churches
Fides: 48,556 baptisms registered in China in 2017
Vital province of Hebei again tops others, with 11,899
Germany: Protests sparked by girl's murder by refugee
'Merkel must go' due to migrant violence against women
Attacks against India's Christians doubled in 2017
Increase since Hindu nationalist party won '14 election
Cdl. Müller rejects idea of ‘paradigm shift’ in doctrine
Because organic development precludes dramatic change
Chaput on school shooting: We must pray, be angry
'We’ve lost our respect for human life on a broad scale'
Vatican judge is convicted of possessing child porn
Is Rome clerical culture still not taking abuse seriously?
Protestant YouTube star: I'm converting to Catholic
Reezay has 180,000 subscribers, 43 million video views
U.K. judge allows toddler's life support switched off
Parents requesting Alfie's transfer to hospital in Rome
Pope asked $25M grant for corruption-plagued hospital
Some staff at U.S.-based Papal Foundation resign over it
Papal advisor retweets call for Pope to punish EWTN
Show on Spadaro, Cupich seen as 'war' on Francis papacy
Nigerian bishop rejected by priests allowed to resign
Pope had threatened priests with suspension after protest
Pope appoints new members of sex abuse Commission
Experts include 8 women, 8 men; some are past victims
IS claims responsibility for Russia church shooting
Attack killed five at Orthodox church in Caucasus region
Chaldean archbp.: Be ‘honest’ in dialogue with Muslims
Christian persecution did not just begin with IS in 2014
Iceland may ban circumcision for non-medical reasons
Cardinal: Aims to 'stigmatize certain religious communities'
Hungarian PM: ‘Christianity is Europe’s last hope’
Islam 'always considers its vocation to convert Europe'
Apple iPhone update removes Easter from calendars
'Alternate Calendars' available but not a Christian one
Never-married adults data: 26% in 1990, 36% in 2016
But marriage remains norm for those with college degree
Oxfam scandal part of wider sexual abuse cover-up
'Global problem across all charities,' including UNICEF
Nigeria: Faith growing amid ongoing Islamist attacks
Number of seminarians and Christian population booming
U.K. won't block abolished gay marriage in Bermuda
Territory only permits same-sex ‘domestic partnerships’
Pope updates resignation rules for 75-yr-old bishops
Regarding timing and methods of resignation from office
Vancouver: Lunar New Year bumps Friday abstinence
Archbp. gives dispensation to Asian Catholics + friends
Morocco adopts law on violence against women
First drafted in 2013; vote was 112 for, 55 against
Pope says he prays for those who call him 'heretic'
But 'I try to dialogue, when dialogue is possible'
Benedict XVI’s aides deny he has neurological disease
Pope Emeritus's brother allegedly said so in interview
Pope says he regularly meets with abuse survivors
Process of recovery 'is very hard. They remain annihilated'
Journalist: Cupich's words add to Church’s confusion
'Voice of conscience=voice of God' comment nullifies much
Ohio: Christian couple loses custody of trans child
After opposing girl’s decision to transition to 'male'
Portuguese cardinal okays Communion for remarried
Based on AL + guidelines in Buenos Aires, Rome dioceses
Canadian court: Doctors must refer for euthanasia
Conscientious objection has no place in medicine there
Miami archbishop urges prayers for Parkland, Fla.
Shooting is 'act of senseless violence, horrifying evil'
U.K. bishops' aid agency fires ex-Oxfam Haiti staffer
Cross Catholic VP: Vast majority of aid workers are good
Cardinal Zen rips Vatican Secretary of State Parolin
'The Communists want to enslave the Church' in China
Turkey returns 30 properties to Syriac Orthodox Church
Churches, three monasteries were taken by gov't last year
Lebanon: Men found guilty of desecrating Mary statue
Judge orders they memorize Quran passages about her
U.K. bishops hired ex-Oxfam staffer after sex scandal
Worker put on leave; spokesman repeats safety verbage
Major Irish newspapers forced to retract abortion poll
Faked that majority of Irish doctors support abortion
Catholic school backs down, won’t expel PP fangirl
Conn.: Girl keeps sticker on laptop, parents support it
Love and Fidelity Network 'destigmatizes' real dates
Students 'want a fresh playbook for love, relationships'
Expert: Sweden has become hub of Islamic extremism
Blames political correctness of the gov't, establishment
China: One Rome-approved bishop agrees to step aside
Deal's final hurdles are two illicit bishops with families
Hong Kong Catholics oppose Vatican deal with Beijing
'Irreversible' mistake will damage Church’s 'moral power'
N.M. bishop Oscar Cantú faces cover-up allegations
Surrounding transfer of known troubled diocesan priest
Scicluna to meet delegation in Chile bishop dispute
Five will provide details on their opposition to Barros
Cupich launches Amoris seminars for U.S. bishops
New Momentum Conferences will be held in three cities
Dept. of Educ. stops taking LGBT bathroom complaints
Law recognizes discrimination on 'sex, not gender identity'
Macron to propose reorganization of Islam in France
'To preserve national cohesion' and allow some freedom
Former secretary tells stories of BXVI's renunciation
Benedict XVI told Francis, 'I promise my total obedience'
Belgian hacker airs security flaw in Vatican website
Posts joke headline, 'Pope Francis: The Lord is an Onion'
Cdl. Cupich defends Pope’s record on doctrine, abuse
Promotes so-called 'paradigm shift' in Catholic practice
Nun’s recovery recognized as 70th Lourdes miracle
Wheelchair-bound Bernadette Moriau was cured in 2008
Pontifical univ. offers new youth-protection degree
Two-year program is 'multidisciplinary, transdisciplinary'
Prof fired after insisting Australia is not a country
N.H. online student fought to correct teacher on basic fact
China: New rule bans minors from entering churches
Threatens churches can't be used if signs aren't posted
Marie Collins raps Pope’s handling of Chile abuse
He 'definitely undermined credibility, trust, and hope'
Vatican newspaper deplores modern-day slavery
Internat'l group estimates number of slaves at 40M
Rome Colosseum to go red for persecuted Christians
Also prominent churches in Syria and Iraq, on Feb. 24
N.Y.: Cuomo LGBT order could squash religious liberty
Schools that 'refuse to protect trans students' lose funds
Trump speaks at 66th annual National Prayer Breakfast
Says, 'Faith is central to American life and to liberty'
Vatican newspaper rues continued rise of sex tourism
Victims often minors; perps come from all walks of life
Pope appeals for allied combat of human trafficking
Day of Prayer, Awareness on St. Josephine Bakhita feast
Archbp. Scicluna to interview Chile victim in person
Vatican expert will fly to New York to take testimony
Former Vatican bank officials ordered to pay damages
For mismanagement, on top of money-laundering sentences
Notre Dame allows ‘simple contraceptives’ in insurance
Jenkins calls abortion-inducing drugs 'objectionable'
San Diego bishop is LGBT go-to guy for N.Y. Times
McElroy: 'Corrosive, repugnant' bigotry against Fr. Martin
Winter Olympics: 110k condoms available to athletes
CNN: Is IOC 'expecting the most promiscuous' games ever?
Creationist disinvited from Univ. of Central Okla.
LGBT activists pressured student gov't to cancel gig
Vatican approves miracle attributed to Pope Paul VI
Former Pontiff will likely be canonized later this year
Mexico: Two priests brutally murdered in Guerrero
Bishop often speaks out against violence in the region
Cdl. Zen renews criticism of Vatican-China negotiators
Says Parolin half-quoted Benedict XVI’s important Letter
Report: 'Many issues' remain regarding China deal
Deal's positive aspect: all bishops would be licit
Benedict XVI writes, ‘I am on a pilgrimage Home’
Answers newspaper regarding 'this last period of my life'
Pope: Homilies should be 'no more than 10 minutes!'
Large part of Evangelii Gaudium was devoted to the homily
Outspoken Christians on championship Eagles team
Ertz: Football is 'a platform to draw people to Jesus'
Vatican bishop calls Communist China 'extraordinary'
They're 'best implementing' the Church's social doctrine
Beijing paper praises Pope's ‘wisdom’ on bishop deal
Says Pope made 'substantive concessions' to their gov't
Prominent moral theologian Germain Grisez dies at 88
Leading defender of Pope Paul VI’s 1968 Humanae Vitae
Anglican synod to consider union with Methodists
Ministers from the two bodies would be interchangeable
Christendom alumni claim sexual assaults mishandled
President acknowledges failings, begins improvements
Minister now leads in Costa Rica presidential election
Challenges plan to capitulate to internat'l gay lobby
Chaput: Catholic men must provide, protect, lead
Living the Gospel involves very real spiritual warfare
AP: Despite denial, Pope got abuse victim’s letter
2015 missive detailed abuse, cover-up by Chilean church
Former Irish prez barred from speaking at Vatican
So event is moved to Jesuit HQ, outside the Vatican
Mass. Catholic college keeps 'Crusaders' as mascot
Holy Cross trustees say they see moniker in modern light
Special day of prayer and fasting for peace: Feb. 23
Pope highlights conflicts in DR Congo and South Sudan
Cdl. Marx okays ‘liturgical’ blessings of gay unions
'No general solutions, just pastoral care' for each case
U.S. dioceses suspend sign of peace amid flu outbreak
Also empty holy water, suspend taking of Precious Blood
Miss. state house votes to ban abortion after 15 weeks
Best pro-life law, if it passes senate and governor signs
Critics admit Mexico City Policy is effective
'Huge, huge chilling effect' on pro-abortion activism
Polish lawmakers back harsh Holocaust-speech bill
Imposes jail terms for suggesting Poland was complicit
Vatican and China ‘ready to sign deal on bishops’
Holy See will have say on appointment of future bishops
Lincoln's Bp. Conley is 'in talks' with Call to Action
Some members want 'to be in union again' with the Church
U.S. Episcopal diocese nixes he/him/his for God
Masculine pronouns out in next Book of Common Prayer
Catholic U. of Dayton: Avoid the terms husband/wife
Student: Hardly anyone cares about these PC suggestions
Vatican City to send delegation to Winter Olympics
Will attend opening ceremony, observe a meeting of IOC
Caviezel portrays St. Luke in upcoming St. Paul film
James Faulkner, star of 'Game of Thrones,' plays Paul
Italian theologian legitimizes artificial contraception
Chiodi broadcasts his 'new interpretation' of Humanae Vitae
Never-before-translated JPII speech comes to light
Warns that theologians induce consciences into error
Woman sues Japanese gov't over forced sterilization
Eugenics law, in effect until 1996, maimed 25,000 people
Cardinal Parolin defends Vatican’s strategy in China
Questions Cdl. Zen as 'exclusive interpreter' of situation
China: Strict rules on religion take effect today
Scholar: Believers must learn how to defend their rights
Philippines bill would recognize Catholic annulments
To remove 'burden of undergoing civil annulment process'
Irish archbishop warns on liberalizing abortion law
Catholics 'have a democratic right' to make views known
Bp. Schneider: ‘Discernment’ now means ‘allow to sin’
'Pastoral accompaniment,' 'new paradigm' = concessions
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