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Operation Andrew event gives youth chance to explore vocations+

View a gallery of photos from vocations event.

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Diocese takes part in canonization weekend at home and in Rome+

Bishop Barres to celebrate Mass locally with Salvadoran community. Watch the canonization live on Catholic Faith Network

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Bishop Barres celebrates Suffolk County Red Mass+

The annual Mass for those in the legal profession marks the beginning of the judicial year.

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Meeting the challenge: Bishops say synod can make a difference+

Sister Briana Santiago, a member of the Apostles of the Interior Life from San Antonio, and Cardinal Carlos Aguiar Retes of Mexico City arrive for a news conference to discuss the Synod of Bishops on young people, the faith and vocational discernment at the Vatican Oct. 10. (CNS photo/Paul Haring)   By Cindy Wooden VATICAN CITY (CNS) — At a Synod of Bishops where “cultural shift,” “epochal change” and “massive challenge” are almost buzz phrases, Archbishop Jean-Claude Hollerich of Luxembourg said, “I’m very optimistic.” Briefing reporters Oct. 10, the archbishop also used the phrase “deep and profound change,” but he […]

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Jubilarians celebrate anniversaries of religious life+

The total number of years in religious life of the jubilarians this year is 5,664.

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Parish named for St. Francis blesses four-legged friends+

Notably, dogs were the only animals represented at a liturgy that typically attracts a variety of pets.

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U.S. urged to end funding of research using tissue from aborted babies+

The bishops' pro-life committee praised a decision by the Department of Health and Human Services to end a contract with a company "whose business is to procure aborted baby parts."

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Catholic Charities honors Mike Breen, Bishop Perez at golf outing+

Breen is known as “the voice of the New York Knicks.”

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Father Kedjierski installed as 15th seminary rector+

View a gallery of photos from the evening.

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Today is ‘hour of the laity,’ Archbishop Gomez tells V Encuentro delegates+

About 3,200 diocesan delegates, bishops and representatives Catholic organizations participated in four days of dialogue and consultation to discern the priority issues for Hispanic ministry.

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