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Holy Russia? Believers debate Putin’s record as a Christian leader

MOSCOW (CNS) — Many commentators in American media see Russian President Vladimir Putin as an authoritarian leader who...

Pope, Bolivian bishops discuss rise of ‘parallel’ churches

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — Pope Francis urged the bishops of Bolivia to faithfully guide their flocks as breakaway...

Sharing the Word for September 19, 2017

Tuesday of the Twenty-fourth Week in Ordinary Time September 19, 2017 Daily Reading from the USCCB: 1 Timothy...

Sharing the Word for September 18, 2017 – Twenty-fourth Week in Ordinary Time – Year 1

Monday of the Twenty-fourth Week in Ordinary Time September 18, 2017 Daily Reading from the USCCB: 1 Timothy...

Trump begins talks with Democrats about congressional help for DACA

WASHINGTON (CNS) — After campaigning on a promise that he’d get rid of a program that helps a...

Sharing the Word for September 16, 2017

Memorial of Saints Cornelius and Cyprian September 16, 2017 Daily Reading from the USCCB: 1 Timothy 1:15-17 https://www.franciscanmedia.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/SW_091011_I.mp3...

Holy Land trip helps U.S. military veterans overcome PTSD

JERUSALEM (CNS) — Inside the Church of the Holy Sepulcher, U.S. Army veteran Rocio Villanueva fell onto the...

Sharing the Word for September 15, 2017

Memorial of Our Lady of Sorrows September 15, 2017 Daily Reading from the USCCB: John 19:25-27 https://www.franciscanmedia.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/SW_091516_II.mp3 Yesterday...

Florida diocesan official says normal life at standstill after Irma

IMMOKALEE, Fla. (CNS) — Peter Routsis-Arroyo, the CEO of the Diocese of Venice’s Catholic Charities, said Hurricane Irma...

Bishops urge extending renewal deadline for DACA youth in Texas, Florida

WASHINGTON (CNS) — A top U.S. bishops’ committee urged the U.S. Department of Homeland Security to extend the...