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Supreme Court allows Biden to end Trump-era policy on asylum-seekers

WASHINGTON (CNS) — Catholic leaders praised the Supreme Court’s June 30 decision that gave the...

March for Life will continue until ‘abortion is unthinkable,’ says official

WASHINGTON (CNS) — When the Supreme Court ruled June 24 that there is no constitutional...

USCCB committee chairmen raise concerns on proposed changes to Title IX

WASHINGTON (CNS) — The chairmen of three U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops’ committees are raising...

Nancy Pelosi Receives Communion During Mass in the Vatican (in Other Words, When the Eucharist . . . and the Pope Are Instrumentalized)

Nancy Pelosi went to Mass, publicly and very visibly, after two especially relevant events in ecclesiastical and social life in the United States: the veto imposed on her to go to Communion and the Supreme Court’s ruling on abortion.

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Amid war, reconciliation among Christians can foster peace, pope says

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — Now more than ever, divided Christians must reconcile with each other...

Summary of the Pope’s Apostolic Letter “Desiderio Desideravi” on the Liturgy One Year After “Traditionis Custodes”

With “Desiderio Desideravi,” the Apostolic Letter to the People of God, Pope Francis invites to overcome both aestheticism, which only takes pleasure in external formality, as well as carelessness in the liturgies: “A celebration that does not evangelize is not authentic,” he says.

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Russell Crowe, Leading Actor of “The Gladiator,” Will Play the Role of Father Amorth, the World’s Most Famous Exorcist, in a Film

The Screen Gems production company announced that the filming of “The Pope’s Exorcist” will begin in September 2022 in Ireland.

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Harsh Measure: French “Word of Life” Community Is Dissolved, as Grave and Systematic Disfunctions Are Revealed

Bishop François Touvet of Châlons has been designated Administrator of the “Word of Life” Community until its dissolution on July 1, 2023. 

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Bishop Parkes continues recovery from amputation surgery

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (CNS) — Bishop Gregory L. Parkes of St. Petersburg continues to recover...

Ruling on private school funding prompts new interest in Blaine amendments

WASHINGTON (CNS) — The June 21 Supreme Court ruling in Carson v. Makin declaring that...