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U.S. missionary nuns fly home after quake to organize shipment to Haiti+

"It is so complicated to ship to Port-au-Prince."

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Archbishop Broglio says human dignity of Afghan people ‘must be respected’+

At the moment, we can only pray for the Afghani people, support any humanitarian efforts that are in place there ... and give voice to local leadership on all sides

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Relief workers: Haiti earthquake complicated by economy, gangs, weather+

Bishop Barres has authorized a voluntary special collection at parishes in the Diocese of Rockville Centre.

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‘Never forget,’ says foundation CEO who lost firefighter brother in 9/11+

The "Never Forget Walk" is really "becoming more of a spiritual journey."

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‘Today is a day of strength’: Mass commemorates Beirut blast victims+

"We light the torch of hope and the future and write a new history for generations."

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Annual St. Rocco feast returns to Glen Cove+

View a slideshow of photos of a procession in honor of the saint invoked against plagues.

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Illinois Catholic starts ’52 Masses’ tour of 50 states, D.C., Puerto Rico+

Markham plans to write a book after finishing all 52 visits.

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Desperation in Honduras fuels migration northward, U.S. visitors learn+

The trip showcased some of the factors driving migration in recent years, including violence, poverty and a loss of hope in Honduras because of poor governance and corruption.

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German churches pray, provide aid as European flooding death toll climbs+

In a visit to the region July 18, German Chancellor Angela Merkel called the catastrophe the worst natural disaster in the country in 60 years.

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Advocates: Ruling against DACA must push Congress to act+

"This ruling is simply the most recent development in a long list of events warranting action by Congress."

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