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Catholic Relief Services Mobilizes Response to Nepal Earthquake+

The initial targets of CRS aid will be the thousands in need of shelter.

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Pope Francis: Growing litany of modern-day martyrs+

“The Church today is a Church of martyrs: they suffer, they give their lives and we receive the blessing of God for their witness.”

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The Good Shepherd and Priesthood Today+

Yes, our people want more priests but, by and large they don’t want to encourage their sons and grandsons to be priests.

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Bishop’s Blog: Recalling a friend, scholar, leader, and loving priest+

What you might not hear about Cardinal George is that he had the heart of a missionary.

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U.S. Ordination Class Cites Positive Impact of Families, Catholic Schools, Parish Priests+

The total number of potential ordinands for the class of 2015, 595, is up from from 477 in 2014 and 497 in 2013.

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Kidnapped Nigerian girls deserve more than just a hashtag, activist says+

According to Amnesty International, at least 2,000 women have been abducted in 38 mass kidnappings in northeast Nigeria since the start of 2014.

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Msgr. Murphy, 87, served in hospital apostolate+

Wake and funeral to be held April 15-16 in Mineola.

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On nuclear weapons and treaties+

Peace must be the fruit of justice that is open, mutually agreed upon with a commitment to abiding by the norms of international law ...

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Father Francis Nuss, 80, dies+

Wake and funeral to be held at St. Matthews, Dix Hills, April 12 and 13.

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Whose Life Is It Anyway: Thoughts on Physician Assisted Suicide+

The claim that each of us is master of our own life, with the power to do with it whatever we choose, just doesn’t make sense.

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