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Closeness to God is true freedom, pope says+

Christians must pray to remain close to the Lord and ask for the grace to understand what it means to establish familiarity with him.

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Share the Journey campaign urges Catholics to connect with migrants+

Catholic social teaching has clear messages of caring for strangers, the importance of hearing their stories and understanding their needs.

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Holy Russia? Believers debate Putin’s record as a Christian leader+

A recent study found that 85 percent of Russians believe "a strong Russia is necessary to balance the influence of the West."

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Blessed Rother ‘an authentic light’ for church and world+

"Formed in the school of the Gospel, he saw even his enemies as fellow human beings. He did not hate, but loved. He did not destroy, but built up."

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100 years after Russian revolution, Christianity faces new challenges+

In Russia, even government officials are now embracing Orthodoxy in public, and Russian culture and art are being transformed with new Christian influences.

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Back-to-school news+

New leadership, liturgies and lots of smiles as the new school year begins around the diocese

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Catechetical Congress helps educators live as ‘Missionary Disciples’+

More than 600 attended the day-long event designed to support catechists in their efforts to teach the faith.

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Bishop Barres kicks off Kellenberg – Holy Trinity game with prayer+

Click here for photos from the bishop's visit to the varsity football game.

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FBI investigates charges against cathedral music director+

St. Agnes Cathedral music director relieved of all duties during investigation

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Speakers: Common humanity ‘underpins’ all U.N. work for peace, justice+

Bishop Barres offers keynote meditation at service.

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