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Last Updated: January 17, 2017

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April 13, 2017
Trump signs bill to let states redirect funds away from abortion clinics
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April 13, 2017
Pope washes feet of 12 prison inmates at Holy Thursday Mass
Pope washes feet of 12 prison inmates at Holy Thursday Mass

In a gesture of service toward marginalized people, Pope Francis washed the feet of 12 inmates, including three women and a man who is converting from Islam to Catholicism.

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April 13, 2017
Pope to priests: Never separate truth, joy, mercy from the Gospel
Pope to priests: Never separate truth, joy, mercy from the Gospel

Always preach the whole truth of the Gospel with humility and respect and never be afraid to offer that truth just "one sip at a time," Pope Francis told the world's priests.

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April 12, 2017
U.S. strike on Syria raises moral questions about civilian security

The U.S. cruise missile strike on a Syrian air base days after chemical weapons were dropped on civilians in rebel-controlled territory further endangers innocent people, observers familiar with the just-war theory said.

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April 12, 2017
Vatican stamps mark Pope Benedict's birthday, Fatima apparitions

The Vatican stamp and coin office has big plans for early May: the release of stamps marking retired Pope Benedict XVI's 90th birthday and important events in the life of the church spanning almost 2,000 years.

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April 11, 2017
Pope to formally approve canonizations, including of Fatima seers

Pope Francis and cardinals present in Rome will formally approve the canonizations of two of the children who saw Mary in Fatima, a large group of Brazilian martyrs, three child martyrs from Mexico and two priests.

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April 10, 2017
New Supreme Court justice says he's humbled by call to serve high court
New Supreme Court justice says he's humbled by call to serve high court

After he was sworn in for the U.S. Supreme Court in a public ceremony at the White House Rose Garden April 10, Justice Neil Gorsuch said he would be "a faithful servant of the Constitution" and of the laws "of this great nation."

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April 10, 2017
Pope gives youths three missions before synod, World Youth Day

On the eve of Palm Sunday, Pope Francis gave young people several missions: to ask their grandparents what their dreams were; to work to make those dreams reality; and to let their bishops and the pope himself know what they need from the church.

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April 10, 2017
Vatican: Egypt's attacks won't stop pope's visit for peace
Vatican: Egypt's attacks won't stop pope's visit for peace

 Despite recent and repeated terrorist attacks against Egypt's minority Christian communities, Pope Francis will not cancel his visit to Egypt.

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