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Francis at 100 days: 'the world's parish priest'

Floods close Lourdes Catholic pilgrimage site in France

As Spain's people drift from Catholic church, government cozies up

It’s Last Week For 26 Schools In New York Archdiocese. Schools are closing in nine counties.

Hudson Valley: Final day of classes for 8 Catholic schools

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Yonkers: 'So many memories' as Catholic schools close for good

Parvum Opus: Followers Flock To Pope's Latin Twitter Feed

Emerging women theologians apply academic expertise to issues of justice

Italian media report step toward Blessed John Paul II's canonization

Winnipeg, Canada -- Orthodox archbishop's trial on sex charges to resume in September

Bridgeport, Conn. -- Diocese to sell off senior living facilities

Commentary: Preparing for the pope by Marie Arana, a journalist and biographer of Simon Bolívar

Ranchi, India -- Mother Mary's tribal image irks locals. It is seen as a tactic to convert members of the Sarna tribe to Christianity.

Manila, Philippines -- "We're not out to destroy the church": Author of Philippine church exposé speaks out.

New York -- Priest Urges Action Against Drug Dealers, Gets "Watch Your Back" Letter

Obama renews push for a nuclear disarmament legacy

Google challenges FISA court on government data requests, asks for ability to release more details

PP-header2.jpgLooking for an a little inspiration to begin your day?  NCR's sister publication, Celebration, gives you two options, both based on the Scripture readings of the day:

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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July 14-27, 2017