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Priests and marriage: Pope's response not so new after all
Priests and marriage: Pope's response not so new after all CNS photo by L'Osservatore Romano
March 13, 2017

While Pope Francis' recent comments on the subject of married priests made headlines around the world, his response falls clearly in line with the thinking of his predecessors.

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Bishops say U.S. must address needs of immigrants, show compassion
March 10, 2017

While one Catholic archbishop was urging a fix to the country's immigration laws before a Catholic crowd, another was pleading with the government not to separate mothers from their children while in immigration detention, and yet another, a cardinal, was accompanying a grandfather to an appointment that could have resulted in his deportation.

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Pope talks criticisms, populism in latest interview with German weekly
Pope talks criticisms, populism in latest interview with German weekly
March 10, 2017

When facing criticism, a sense of humor and the grace to remain at peace are always the best response, Pope Francis said in an interview with Germany's Die Zeit newspaper.

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Pope to visit Colombia as it emerges from half-century of war
March 10, 2017

Pope Francis will be visiting Colombia in mid-September as the Latin American nation works to implement a new peace deal and rebuild after 52 years of war.

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Churches cancel Masses in wake of windstorm
March 9, 2017

Due to an extended period without power and damage sustained on its property during a wind storm March 8, St. Paul Church, 783 Hard Road, Webster, is canceling all weekend Masses March 11 and 12. 

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Vatican forum calls for church, world to heed women's voices
March 9, 2017

Women and men from around the globe gathered for an event inside Vatican City that celebrated and encouraged the need for women's voices to be heard in the church and in the world.

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