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13 Mar Growing Up Catholic

In the two years since he stepped out onto the balcony over St. Peter’s Square and asked the world to pray for him, Pope Francis continues to grow in popularity among Catholics in the U.S. The Pew Research Center reports that nine-in-ten America now have a favorable view...

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22 Jan Young and old March for Life

The 42nd March for Life again lived up to its reputation, drawing hundreds of thousands of mostly young marchers who oppose abortion. Except for a 40-minute delay at the Supreme Court, where pro-choice demonstrators blocked the street and refused to leave until police took some of...

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21 Jan Choose Life and Compassion

Today the House is set to vote on a bill that would ban abortions after 20 weeks gestation. President Obama has threatened to veto the bill, and frankly, the outrage surrounding this bill is heartbreaking—it has been called an “assault” on women’s reproductive rights and...

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11 Jan The Pope Is Coming

The Pope is coming! The Pope is coming! It’s no joke. And as a Catholic, I am overjoyed. Why? Why would I want to battle the 1 million people expected to flood the streets of Philadelphia? Philadelphia traffic during a non-Pope visit is terrible at best....

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29 Dec Father Landry to Serve at U.N. Mission in New York

Father Roger Landry, pastor of St. Bernadette’s Church in Fall River, Mass., will begin service in March at the Holy See’s permanent mission to the United Nations. Father Landry disclosed to his parishioners during Masses on the weekend of Dec. 28 that, earlier in December, Bishop...

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21 Nov The Pope Is Coming

The Pope is coming! The Pope is coming! It’s no joke. And as a Catholic, I am overjoyed. Why? Why would I want to battle the 1 million people expected to flood the streets of Philadelphia? Philadelphia traffic during a non-Pope visit is terrible at best....

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