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Five men ordained to permanent diaconate+

View a slideshow of ordination highlights here.

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Bishop Barres celebrates Mass with priest jubilarians+

Click for photos of the jubilarian Mass.

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‘Selfie’ culture leads to alienation, departure from reality, pope says+

It worries me that they communicate and live in a virtual world.

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Jerusalem archbishop calls for prayers for peace as violence increases+

"We must truly pray to the Spirit to change our hearts to better understand his will and to give us the strength to continue to work for justice and peace."

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Bishop Barres celebrates Mass marking National Nurses Week+

The bishop acknowledged and expressed his gratitude to nurses who serve in a variety of specialties in Catholic and secular venues.

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Michelle Wolf and the Throwaway Culture+

When we live in the space beyond good and evil ... people in tuxedos and formal gowns sip from wine glasses and laugh while someone jokes about the murder of children.

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‘Apostolic Athletes’: Bishop Barres featured in new book+

“Put Christ at the center of your basketball experience,” said Bishop Barres. “Play basketball for the glory of God."

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Nigerian religious leaders condemn attack that kills 19 during Mass+

'What manner of insanity and sadism will make some people open fire on priests celebrating Mass in the house of God? '

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Demonizing immigrants hardens American heart, says cardinal+

'People should never forget where their family came from or the challenges they and other immigrants of the past faced -- whether they did or did not enter the U.S. legally.'

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Freeport parish prays for vocations, hosts Metropolitan Chorale+

Recitation of the rosary for vocations preceded a liturgy enhanced by traditional sacred music

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