St. Romero’s brothers rejoice at his canonization+

"I feel proud as a brother and as a family member, but also as part of the (Salvadoran) people because over there, they love him a lot."

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Praying for our priests+

Remember a diocesan priest and seminarian each day with special calendar.

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Gianna Center offered couple healthy alternative for dealing with infertility+

Natural Procreative Technology (NaProTECHNOLOGY) techniques at Catholic Health Services’ Gianna Center of Long Island helped couple conceive daughter.

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Runway to heaven: Vatican, The Met piece together faith and fashion+

The exhibit will be spread over three locations in Manhattan May 10-Oct. 8, making it "a veritable pilgrimage" for visitors and disciples of faith and fashion.

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Giving up, doing extra, or both, Lent is not one size fits all+

Many find a combination of giving up and doing more is the right balance for Lent.

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Living by church’s calendar at home draws families closer to saints, Mass+

The first Sunday in Advent marks the beginning of a new church year, and for some Catholic families, the liturgical "New Year" is tied to special traditions at home.

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Guiding ‘starets’: Russian youths discover Orthodox monasticism+

"Monasticism is a spiritual root of the Orthodox Church that nourishes the whole body,"

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In Russia, Orthodox artists work to revive religious sensibility+

Andrey Antonov, a Russian Orthodox artist and sculptor, combines traditional peasant tools, like nails and sickles, as well as household items into cruciform objects and Christian-themed sculptures. He is pictured in his Moscow studio May 26. (CNS photo/Robert Duncan)  Third...

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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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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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