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The Vatican, China and evangelical prudence+

Recent remarks by the Vatican’s Secretary of Statehave fueled speculation about a possible exchange of diplomatic representation between the Holy See and the People’s Republic of China.

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USCCB urges HHS compromise on contraceptive mandate case+

Any government-mandated contraceptive coverage must be truly independent of petitioners and their plans.

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Catholicism’s empty quarter+

Québec, a flourishing Catholic region for centuries, is now Catholicism’s empty quarter in the Western Hemisphere.

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And Jesus Wept: A reflection on 9/11 anniversary+

Where was God on September 11, 2001? He was weeping with us.

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Sisters committed lives to serving poor, vulnerable people in Mississippi+

As the sisters and their families mourn the slain women, they've asked for people to pray -- not only for the victims and their loved ones but also for their attacker.

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Pope leads 11,000 pilgrims praying rosary for quake victims+

The pope had prepared a normal audience talk, but given the devastation in central Italy, he decided to lead the recitation of the sorrowful mysteries of the rosary.

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Overcoming hurdles with Olympic Spirit+

These athletes will show the world that despite the unimaginable tragedies that they have faced, anyone can contribute to society through their talent, skills and strength of the human spirit.

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Protecting the ‘innocent is a matter of justice’ says head of Knights+

'We will never build a culture of life by voting for politicians who support a culture of death.'

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Women Religious call for civility by candidates in presidential race+

"We simply ask that all who seek to lead refrain from language that disrespects, dehumanizes or demonizes another."

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On not settling for mediocrity+

The Catholic Difference by George Weigel

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