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St. Teresa of Kolkata’s birthday not forgotten by Missionaries of Charity+

The saint's birthday was a major celebration in the house when she was alive, and the nuns continue to celebrate it even after her death in 1997 and canonization in 2016.

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Migrant children will suffer most under new detention rule, says bishop+

The chairman of the U.S. bishops' migration committee said he sees "heartbreaking consequences for immigrant children."

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Marianist priest ordained at Chaminade H.S.+

See photos from the ordaination of Father Peter Heiskell.

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Those on path to legal immigration face roadblock on public funds+

"Families will be forced to make the impossible choice of putting food on the table and staying together legally in the country."

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Pope Francis tells the ‘Secret of Life’ — Fix your gaze on Jesus+

In annual message to ‘Rimini Meeting,’ Francis reminds, “looking at Jesus purifies our sight and prepares us to look at everything with new eyes."

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Bishop Henning celebrates Feast of Assumption at Fire Island Church+

After Mass, worshippers were blessed with water from the Atlantic Ocean. See a gallery of photos.

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Information from the Diocese of Rockville Centre on the Child Victims Act+

The work of the Church – of administering the Sacraments, of teaching, healing, advocating, serving, and ministering to the poor and vulnerable – can and must continue, despite the sins of the past.

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Pope Francis joins prayers for victims of bloody weekend in U.S.+

"I am spiritually close to the victims of the episodes of violence that these days have bloodied Texas, California and Ohio, in the United States, affecting defenseless people."

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Retreat/revival brings Catholics of Nigerian descent together+

Catholics of Nigerian descent gathered in West Hempstead for a retreat/revival in July.

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