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Local students, educators observe national Catholic Schools Week

Transgender teacher sues Catholic prep school for alleged discrimination

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Manila, Philippines -- Chinese Catholic priest: Observe feng shui, but . . .

The Catholic Church in England and Wales has said gay people may make good parents but must still be banned from marriage.

Nairobi, Kenya -- Saint Thomas Aquinas Major Seminary, Nairobi, on January 28 marked its Golden Jubilee

New York’s Catholic Gov. Cuomo Faces Abortion Dilemma. Catholics wonder what's in his "women's equality act"

Garden affirms identity, faith at Pacifica’s Good Shepherd. hedges spell out parish and school name

After a stinging, high-profile defeat in December, Catholic groups in the Philippines are organizing an effort to influence congressional elections that could put the church’s political power to the test.

Springfield, Ill., -- Catholic bishop tries to explain how a priest ended up in 'self-bondage'. Spin control or an excercise in transparency? Discuss.

LCWR receives Paulist award for social justice work

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Pencil Preaching is blog that Celebration editor Pat Marrin combines scripture and sketching to reflect on the word.

Daily Bread is a series short reflections, written by four authors who meet regularly to share the readings. Daily Bread is intended to help daily preachers and others who pray from the assigned scriptures each day to orient themselves to the Living Word addressed to the church in the world. It's a great way to begin the day.


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