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Congress urged to make poor, vulnerable a priority for next stimulus bill+

The bishops highlighted several issues they have urged lawmakers to address, including food security and housing; protections for the unborn; access to affordable health care; assistance for the unemployed and help for charities serving vulnerable populations.

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Pope composes prayers for end of pandemic to be recited after rosary+

Pope Francis asked Catholics to make a special effort in May to pray the rosary, united with believers around the world asking for Mary's intercession in stopping the coronavirus pandemic.

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Pope prays for teachers, students adapting to online learning+

Let us pray today for teachers who have to work so hard in order to do lessons on the internet and other media.

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Look to Mary when feeling helpless, advise Poor Clares in New Orleans+

Giving the Poor Clares their built-in rhythm is the Liturgy of the Hours, which provides readings and prayers at various times of the day.

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Longing for Communion can be exercise in spiritual growth, Jesuit says+

"Fasting is a sacrifice, but it can be a moment for growth,"

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St. John the Baptist High School stays active during pandemic+

“For a lot of these kids, they’ll never forget that during the quarantine, the priest came with the Blessed Sacrament.”

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Bishop Barres’ Easter Letter+

The light that streams from the glorified wounds of the Risen Jesus always touches and transforms our wounds and fears, and the wounds and fears of the world.

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Catholic nurses often only spiritual connection to hospitalized patients+

We are the hands and feet of Christ, ministering God's love and healing to our patients."

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