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Two arrested over French priest killing

Catholic sisters among those embracing international efforts against human trafficking

Dominican Republic -- Medicines for Humanity end preventable diseases in Haitian children

Francis asks media to withhold judgment on Cardinal Pell abuse claims

Leaks add a bitter flavour to allegations against Cardinal Pell

Francis asks media to withhold judgment on Cardinal Pell abuse claims

Donald Trump's criticism about the Muslim parents of a slain American soldier has generated -- once again -- a backlash within his own party. Did Trump go too far?

Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump target Ohio voters with campaign stops (Warning: Obnoxioius video ad starts when page opens.)

Dublin, Ireland -- Dublin archdiocese will not send any trainee priests to national seminary in Maynooth this autumn. Reacting to allegations some seminarians were using gay dating app Grindr

Mumbai, India -- Space-starved churches push for shroud burials instead of coffins

Las Vegas -- Pastors balance church security with welcoming environment

A tide of anti-immigrant rage among working-class voters. Dire warnings that the America we know and love is on the verge of extinction. One charismatic leader rides the wave of righteous anger. Sound familiar? The Donald Trump of the 1840s

NCR had two reporters on the ground in Poland are providing daily reports from World Youth Day and Pope Francis' visit to the land of John Paul II.

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