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Nelson Mandela in hospital in Johannesburg

Boston Catholic schools: When a Pupil Has 2 Daddies
See Commentary on this article at "Distinctly Catholic."

One sister's story: Vocation of serving, healing others finds daily higher purpose

Germany: Sex abuse victims reject Church payout offer

Pa. high school chaplain at gets job at the Vatican

Fairfield, Ohio: Will Mercy employees unionize? Vote is today

Philadelphia priest named USCCB associate general secretary

New York archdiocese surveying Catholics about parish 'viability'

Galesburg, Ill. Private-run pharmacy, acquired by Franciscan health care system, closes over contraceptive sales

'Dead Man Walking' nun continues path

Tussling Over Jesus, NYT columnists Nicholas D. Kristof on St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center in Phoenix

Protest in Rome against Pakistan's blasphemy law

Winning essays examine church attitudes to animal suffering

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