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Election 2012 -- Obama regaining ground after Romney debate bounce

Election 2012 -- Ryan v. Biden, the Catholic ‘Thrilla in Manila’

Election 2012 -- Late night talk show host Fallon mocks Romney, Obama -- and the 'PBS issue'

The legacy of Vatican II Former RTÉ Deputy Head of News Desmond Fisher looks back at the Second Vatican Council and its impact five decades on.

Michael Sheridan, Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Colorado Springs, to discuss Catholicism and politics.

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Spokane Diocese claims lawyers mishandled sex abuse scandal bankruptcy

Italian Catholic Church to pay property tax from 2013

Study of never-married Catholics gives insight into future of vocations

Australia's Cardinal George Pell was present when a boy raped by a Christian Brother in regional Victoria described to another priest what happened, a parliamentary inquiry has been told.

Canada -- St. Thomas More College announced a $1-million donation to create Saskatchewan’s first Chair for Catholic Studies.

NCR's sister publication, Celebration, posts reflections on each day's Scripture reading. Here's a link: You may want to bookmark it. It's a great way to begin the day.

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