Hope comes from noticing God at work even in small things, pope says+

"Even in the most infertile soil, with God there is always the hope of new sprouts."

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Ascension offers digital events to help Catholics celebrate Corpus Christi+

This post-pandemic period offers a chance for Catholics to reacquaint themselves with their Sunday Mass "routine," which was lost for many due to COVID-19 restrictions.

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New species of screech owl in Amazon named after Sister Dorothy Stang+

Sister Stang was assassinated in 2005 in Anapu, Brazil, while fighting for the Amazon forest and its people.

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Praying for our priests+

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

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Mother and daughters share ministry of care and healing at Catholic hospital+

Caring for the sick is a vocation and way of life shared by a mother and two daughters serving together at St. Francis Hospital in Long Island.

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In tough times, go to Joseph+

Joseph is not passively resigned, but courageously and firmly proactive.

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Catholic sculptor hopes to inspire with his liturgical art+

I see my calling, my vocation as an artist is to resurrect the Christian tradition in the visual arts.

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God wants to open hearts, forgive, heal, pope says+

God is not an idea or an abstract doctrine, but God is the one who 'contaminates' himself with our human woundedness and is not afraid to come into contact with our wounds.

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Home run king Hank Aaron overcame racism to excel on and off the field+

Aaron was known to frequently read Thomas a Kempis' "The Imitation of Christ," which he kept in his locker.

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COVID-19 and ecumenism: Pandemic prompts prayer, action+

For many people, the 2021 Week of Prayer for Christian Unity Jan. 18-25 will be another occasion of virtual ecumenical prayer.

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