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Former Popes John Paul II and John XXIII to be canonized+

Although unusual, it is within the authority of the Pope to waive the second miracle for a canonization cause.

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USCCB chair commends passage of immigration reform legislation+

While the bishops' migration committee disagrees with parts of the bill, they see the legislation as an overall improvement.

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U.S. Bishops: ‘Tragic Day for Marriage and our Nation’+

Today is a tragic day for marriage and our nation. ... The Court got it wrong.

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Pope accepts Bishop Dunne’s retirement+

Church law requires a bishop to submit his resignation as a bishop when he turns 75. The resignation of Bishop Dunne was publicized at the Vatican June 22.

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Bishop Murphy ordains two men to priesthood+

To view photos from the ordination click "Read More"

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Fortnight for Freedom – June 21 – July 4+

The Fortnight for Freedom is a time to learn and pray and work together to restore the religious liberty guaranteed to Americans of every faith in our Constitution and Bill of Rights.

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Diocese plans pilgrimage to DC Shrine+

In celebration of the Year of Faith, the Diocesewill host a pilgrimage to the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception, September 28.

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Catholic, Orthodox groups unite to promote online safety+

A resource for parents wanting to help their children navigate the internet, mobile devices and other technologies safely and within a “faith framework.”

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St. Francis Hospital’s MICU 2 Receives Beacon Award+

“Our nurses continue to earn top honors, but our patients are the real winners.”

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