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Jim Graves
New Orleanian shares his appreciation for the Advocate with his local community.
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Joseph O’Brien
The Pentecost vigil includes an extended number of readings and texts that reflect on, in particular, the Resurrection, Ascension and the descent of the Holy Spirit — and on the role of the Holy Spirit in the life of the Church.
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Joseph Pronechen
The Register remembers three clergymen whose extraordinary courage should never be forgotten.
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Peter Jesserer Smith
Amid the Church’s tumults, St. Mary’s parish in Hudson, Ohio, has a culture of vocations, drawing good men to serve Jesus Christ and his Church through the priesthood.
Nation
Peter Jesserer Smith
According to a new poll, the number of Americans with no religious affiliation now exceeds the number of Catholics, the nation’s largest Christian denomination.
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Joan Frawley Desmond
Kathy Folan told the Register that she never considered abortion after she discovered she had become pregnant and viewed the child she entrusted to another family as a gift from God.
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Joseph O’Brien
‘Mother of All Holy Vigils’ symbolizes new life in Christ.
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Georgette Bechara
The priest was the first Columban missionary to die for the faith in China.
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Peter Jesserer Smith
Latin Rite parishes have a unique pastoral situation when it comes to receiving into the Catholic Church fully initiated Christians from Eastern Churches.
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Michelle La Rosa/CNA
In a video released April 2, World Autism Awareness Day, Father Matthew Schneider decided to go public with his diagnosis.
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Catholic News Agency
New survey finds married couples had more confidence in the lasting quality of their relationships than those who were living together.
Education
Peter Jesserer Smith
Father Seamus O’Kielty passed away as Christendom College’s assistant chaplain, revealing a legacy of faithfully following Jesus Christ in the spirit of old Ireland’s Catholic missionaries.
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Joseph Pronechen
A unique look at the living out of these 40 days.
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Patti Armstrong
Cincinnati’s Lou Groen turned a 1963 idea into the popular Lenten sandwich.
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Joseph O’Brien
St. Thomas and St. Francis de Sales offer sage advice for fasting this Lent.
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Lauretta Brown
The new organization aims to provide Catholic organizations with tools to fend off potential legal challenges in an increasingly hostile cultural landscape.
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Perry West/CNA
Matt Fradd launches ‘Strive’ program to combat addiction.
Culture of Life
Judy Roberts
Initiative also offers concrete campaign of prayer and sacrifice for the Church amid crisis.
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Catholic News Agency
Father Doug Grandon centered his homily for 17,000 attendees on Jesus’ arrival in Capernaum to preach and perform miracles in the region.
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Catholic News Agency
More than 17,000 attendees headed to Indiana for time of faith and fellowship, with thousands more watching live online.
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Peter Jesserer Smith
Gene-editing technology promises to help solve the rarest diseases afflicting humanity — but designing human embryos is a bridge too far.
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Stephen Beale
Mental-health professionals and military specialists increasingly rely on these tools to combat the after-effects of war.
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Judy Roberts
Those seeking out the old rite of the Mass say it better reflects and reinforces the faith they believe.
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Peter Jesserer Smith
Pope Francis has identified sexual activity in the clergy as a problem — and adult victims say it gives cover to sexual abuse.
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Mary Rezac/CNA/EWTN News
The beloved Marian devotion has spread throughout the Americas, and beyond.
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Ed Condon/CNA
An Explainer From Catholic News Agency
Culture of Life
Peter Jesserer Smith
The Church has many liturgical and communal practices to allow the faithful on earth to intercede for the faithful departed.
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Judy Roberts
Don’t overlook the scandal’s mystical dimension
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CNA/EWTN News
Burke has been until now executive director of EWTN’s National Catholic Register.
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Joseph Pronechen
Connecticut liturgy highlights legacy of ‘Venerable’ Knights of Columbus founder and need for religious rebirth.