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Importance Of Dressing Well For Sunday Mass, QB Ph. Rivers Press Conf. With Baby In Arms, and More!

By Tito Edwards | The Importance Of Dressing Well For Sunday Mass – Cecily Lowe at Catholic Stand +1 Quarterback Philip Rivers Holds Press Conference With Baby Number 9 In His Arms – Cerith Gardiner at...

Analysis: US Bishops at Odds Over Abortion and the ‘Francis Test’

By Ed Condon/CNA | BALTIMORE — During the second day of the USCCB’s fall General Assembly in Baltimore, divisions among the bishops bubbled briefly to the surface, with bishops exchanging sharp...

In US Bishops’ Debate, Archbishop Chaput Defends Prioritizing Fight Against Abortion

By Matt Hadro/CNA | BALTIMORE — The U.S. Catholic bishops approved a letter to supplement their voting document on Tuesday — but not without controversy during debate on the “preeminent priority” of...

Upcoming Toronto Conference Explores Catholic Church’s Anglican Tradition

By Peter Jesserer Smith | What is the Anglican Tradition in the Catholic Church? As part of the 10th anniversary celebration of Benedict XVI’s historic decree Anglicanorum Coetibus, which established three new Catholic dioceses...

Australian High Court Allows Cardinal Pell to Appeal Sex-Abuse Conviction

By Catholic News Agency | MELBOURNE, Australia — The Australian High Court announced Tuesday that Cardinal George Pell has been granted leave to appeal an August decision by the Court of Appeal in...

A Coffee-Table Contribution to the New Evangelization

By Tom Nash | When you think of a good Catholic book to place on a coffee table, whether at home, the parish office or your workplace waiting room, you start with eye-catching photos to gain the attention of prospective readers....

New Book Offers Guidance on Living a Good Life

By Michael Kenney | Preparing for life’s journey is the mission of every young person. But too often, education is focused on accumulating skills and knowledge without fully developing the virtues and...

Does God Allow Souls In Purgatory To Visit The Living, Sister Briege The Healing Nun, And More!

By Tito Edwards | Does God Allow Souls In Purgatory To Visit The Living? – Peter Darcy t Catholic Stand +1 Sister Briege, The Healing Nun – Simone Fortier at Catholic Exchange +1 Public Displays Of...

Chilean Churches Looted During Protests

By Catholic News Agency | SANTIAGO, Chile — Several churches across Chile have been attacked and looted amid anti-government protests in the country. The demonstrations began in mid-October in...

The Role of Values in Helping the Poor

By John Grondelski | Earlier this year, the Washington Post carried a story in which Citibank was accused of “poor shaming.” The charge was leveled against the bank, which itself had been a beneficiary of a 2008 taxpayer...