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Tuesday, November 24, 2020

Hope Can Overcome the Most Painful Experiences, Msgr. Bransfield Tells USCCB

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By Dennis Sadowski CLEVELAND (CNS) — Suffering, physical or otherwise, “never cancels hope” no matter the circumstances, Msgr. J. Brian Bransfield told the bishops gathered...

Pope Francis Appoints Diocese of Pittsburgh Pastor David Bonnar as Bishop...

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Father David Bonnar, pastor of Saint Aidan Parish in Wexford, PA will become the new Bishop of the Diocese of Youngstown. The announcement was...

USCCB President to Bishops: Take Gospel to Troubled People During Pandemic

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By Dennis Sadowski CLEVELAND (CNS) — Admitting that people’s faith in God “has been shaken” by the pandemic and related economic turmoil, Los Angeles Archbishop...

McCarrick Report Called Needed Step Toward Accountability, Transparency

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By Dennis Sadowski CLEVELAND (CNS) — Prelates in the archdioceses and the diocese where Theodore McCarrick worked during his rise through the church’s hierarchical structure...

Called to Religious Life: A Sister’s Vocation Story

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By Sister Mara Grace Gore “God wants to fulfill the desires of your heart.” This was the message that stayed with me after attending a...

Santa Fe Archdiocese Closes Churches for Indoor Worship amid New Mexico’s...

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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (CNS) — Archbishop John C. Wester said a decision to close Catholic churches in the Santa Fe Archdiocese for indoor worship amid...

Gomez: Nation’s Leaders Must Now ‘Come Together’ with Election of New...

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WASHINGTON (CNS) — With Joe Biden now elected as the nation’s 46th president, it is “time for our leaders to come together in a...

Called to the Priesthood: My Surprise Los Angeles Story

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By Daniel J. Roberts National Vocations Awareness Week is Nov. 1-7.  (CNS) I arrived in Los Angeles on Oct. 4, 2007, the feast of St. Francis...

Louisiana Voters Approve, Colorado Voters Reject Statewide Abortion Measures

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By Dennis Sadowski CLEVELAND (CNS) — Louisiana voters by a wide margin Nov. 3 passed a measure declaring there is no state constitutional right to...

Blessed McGivney: Model Parish Priest with ‘Zeal’ for Gospel, for Serving...

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By Julie Asher (CNS) Blessed Michael J. McGivney was “an outstanding witness of Christian solidarity and fraternal assistance” because of his “zeal” for proclaiming the...
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