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 2021-07-23 14:35 

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Vatican concludes inquiry into Polish Catholic bishop...

Bishop Jan Szkodo, auxiliary bishop of Krakw, Poland. / Franciszek Salezy Nowak OFM via Wikimedia (Public Domain Mark 1.0). Warsaw, Poland, Jul 23, 2021 / 08:35 am (CNA). The Vatican has concluded that sexual abuse accusations against a Polish Catholic bi...

 2021-07-23 12:00 

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English cardinal to grant faculties to priests fulfilling conditions of Traditionis custodes...

Cardinal Vincent Nichols of Westminster. / Mazur/catholicnews.org.uk. London, England, Jul 23, 2021 / 06:00 am (CNA). An English cardinal has said that he intends to grant faculties to priests seeking to celebrate Traditional Latin Masses as long as they ...

 2021-07-23 08:10 

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Pelosi's archbishop: No devout Catholic can condone abortion, 'let alone have the government pay for it'...

Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone of San Francisco and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi. / Dennis Callahan, Archdiocese of San Francisco/Public domain. San Francisco, Calif., Jul 23, 2021 / 02:10 am (CNA). The Archbishop of San Francisco on Thursday responded to ...

 2021-07-23 01:15 

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Cardinal Burke questions Pope Francis' authority to eliminate the Traditional Latin Mass...

Cardinal Raymond Burke listens in the audience during the presentation of the new book Christvs Vincit by Bishop Athanasius Schneider, in Rome on Oct. 14, 2019. / Daniel Ibanez/CNA Denver Newsroom, Jul 22, 2021 / 19:15 pm (CNA). In a 19-point statement re...

 2021-07-23 01:01 

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Despite criticism from Wisconsin AG, Milwaukee archdiocese stresses cooperation with new abuse cases...

The Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist in Milwaukee. Credit: Sulfur via Wikimedia (CC BY-SA 3.0) Milwaukee, Wis., Jul 22, 2021 / 19:01 pm (CNA). The Milwaukee archdiocese said that to its knowledge the Wisconsin attorney general's inquiry into sexua...

 2021-07-23 00:01 

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Ethiopian bishops call for ceasefire in Tigray crisis...

Ethiopia's bishops during their plenary assembly in Mojo, July 2021. Credit: Ethiopian Catholic Secretariat via Facebook. Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, Jul 22, 2021 / 18:01 pm (CNA). As the war over control of Ethiopia's Tigray region expands into neighb...

 2021-07-22 23:03 

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Ninth Circuit favors Washington church in case against state abortion coverage mandate...

Natalia Bratslavsky/Shutterstock Denver Newsroom, Jul 22, 2021 / 17:03 pm (CNA). A Washington church won its case against a state abortion coverage mandate on Thursday, in a ruling by a federal appeals court. Cedar Park Church in Bothell, Washington had f...

 2021-07-22 22:00 

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Philippine bishops support pope's letter on traditional liturgies...

Cardinal Jose Advincula of Manila (right) is led to his cathedra inside the Manila Cathedral by Archbishop Charles Brown, papal nuncio to the Philippines, during the cardinal's installation as new prelate of the Archdiocese of Manila on June 24, 2021....

 2021-07-22 21:19 

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Cuban government preparing a law regulating dissidents' defense lawyers...

People demonstrate, some holding Cuban flags, during a protest against the Cuban government at Versailles Restaurant in Miami, on July 12, 2021. - Havana on Monday blamed a US "policy of economic suffocation" for unprecedented protests against Cub...

 2021-07-22 20:00 

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Annual Courage conference focuses on St. Joseph as model of chastity...

St. Joseph with the Infant Jesus, by Guido Reni, circa 1635 / Public domain Denver Newsroom, Jul 22, 2021 / 14:00 pm (CNA). The annual conference of the Catholic apostolate Courage International concluded last week, focusing on the example of St. Joseph. ...

 2021-07-22 18:01 

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Pelosi defends taxpayer-funded abortion while citing Catholic faith...

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) / Michael Candelori/Shutterstock Washington D.C., Jul 22, 2021 / 12:01 pm (CNA). House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) on Thursday defended efforts to permit federal funding of elective abortions, and cited her own Ca...

 2021-07-22 17:10 

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The increasing influence of the liturgical school Sant'Anselmo in the Vatican...

Pontificio Sant'Anselmo, Rome / ElijahOwens via Wikimedia (CC BY-SA 4.0) Vatican City, Jul 22, 2021 / 11:10 am (CNA). The new secretary and undersecretary of the Vatican's Congregation for Divine Worship both have studied at the Pontificio Ateneo ...

 2021-07-22 13:00 

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Cardinal Grech: Synodality is not a 'fad' of the pope...

Cardinal Mario Grech, Secretary General of Synod of Bishops. / Diocese of Gozo via Wikimedia (CC BY-SA 4.0). Vatican City, Jul 22, 2021 / 07:00 am (CNA). Cardinal Mario Grech said on Wednesday that synodality is not a "fad" of the pope, but rather...

 2021-07-22 12:00 

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Australian archbishop: Catholics will 'need to adapt' to liturgy restrictions...

Archbishop Peter Comensoli. CNA file photo Rome Newsroom, Jul 22, 2021 / 06:00 am (CNA). Australian Catholics will need to adapt to liturgical restrictions, according to the archbishop of Melbourne, one of a number of Australian bishops to respond to Pope...

 2021-07-22 11:00 

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Traditionis custodes: German Catholic dioceses make no immediate changes...

A Traditional Latin Mass. / Andrew Gardner via Wikimedia (CC BY 4.0). Limburg, Germany, Jul 22, 2021 / 05:00 am (CNA). Several German Catholic dioceses have confirmed that they are making no immediate changes in the wake of Pope Francis' motu proprio ...

 2021-07-22 10:00 

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EWTN's Catholic News Agency names Shannon Mullen as Editor-in-Chief...

Shannon Mullen, Editor-in-Chief of Catholic News Agency. Irondale, Ala., Jul 22, 2021 / 04:00 am (CNA). Michael P. Warsaw, Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of EWTN, has announced the appointment of Shannon Mullen as Editor-in-Chief of Cat...

 2021-07-22 09:01 

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'Bullying Redirect' provides Christ-centered anti-bullying curriculum...

Frank DiLallo, founder and co-author of Bullying Redirect. Credit: Autumn Jones/CNA. Denver Newsroom, Jul 22, 2021 / 03:01 am (CNA). Following the Columbine High School massacre in April 1999, Catholic educator and counselor Frank DiLallo knew he had to d...

 2021-07-22 03:56 

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George Weigel: Pope Francis' Motu Proprio "unnecessary" and "cruel"...

George Weigel speaks at the Teutonic College in Rome, Oct. 27, 2015. / Bohumil Petrik/CNA. Denver Newsroom, Jul 21, 2021 / 21:56 pm (CNA). In an essay published on First Things on Wednesday, July 21st, George Weigel described Pope Francis Motu Proprio Tra...

 2021-07-22 02:01 

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Cardinal Gregory speaks at immigration reform rally...

Wilton Cardinal Gregory at a Mass celebrated at the Capital One Arena before the 2020 March for Life. / Peter Zelasko/CNA Washington D.C., Jul 21, 2021 / 20:01 pm (CNA). Wilton Cardinal Gregory, Archbishop of Washington, spoke Wednesday in support of cong...

 2021-07-22 01:01 

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Mexican archbishop prays that Knights of Columbus will be generous men of action...

Members of the Knights of Columbus help to deliver supplies in Ciudad Juarez. / Knights of Columbus. Merida, Mexico, Jul 21, 2021 / 19:01 pm (CNA). Archbishop Gustavo Rodrguez Vega of Yucatan prayed Sunday that God would make the Knights of Columbus "...

 2021-07-22 00:02 

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Survey: A majority of US Catholics support the death penalty...

The lethal injection room at California's San Quentin State Prison. / California Department of Corrections via Wikimedia (CC BY 2.0) Washington D.C., Jul 21, 2021 / 18:02 pm (CNA). One recent survey shows a majority of U.S. Catholics supporting use of...

 2021-07-21 23:30 

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Do we have a Latin Mass? US bishops continue to respond to Traditionis custodes...

Priest celebrating the traditional Latin Mass at the church of St Pancratius, Rome / Thoom/Shutterstock Denver Newsroom, Jul 21, 2021 / 17:30 pm (CNA). Bishops throughout the United States have continued to respond to Pope Francis' motu proprio on tra...

 2021-07-21 23:00 

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She overcame adversity with faith and is heading to the Paralympics in Tokyo...

Mahira Bergallo Brzezicki, who will compete at the 2021 Paralympics in Toyko. Courtesy photo. Obera, Argentina, Jul 21, 2021 / 17:00 pm (CNA). Mahira Bergallo Brzezicki, 19, is an Argentine athlete who will be participating in the Paralympic Games in Toky...

 2021-07-21 22:48 

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Mary Magdalene: The first witness to the Resurrection...

"The Appearance of Christ to Mary Magdalene" by Alexander Ivanov, 1834-1836. / Wikimedia Commons. Denver Newsroom, Jul 21, 2021 / 16:48 pm (CNA). July 22nd is the feast day of St. Mary Magdalene. Not much is known about Mary Magdalene. She first a...

 2021-07-21 22:01 

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New Hampshire moves to restrict late-term abortions...

New Hampshire state house / Wangkun Jia/Shutterstock Denver Newsroom, Jul 21, 2021 / 16:01 pm (CNA). New Hampshire's 2021 budget includes a limit on late-term abortions, a significant change from current policy which allows abortions up to the point o...

 2021-07-21 21:01 

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US bishops' petition to preserve Hyde Amendment surpasses 130,000 signatures...

The March for Life in Washington, D.C., Jan. 19, 2018. / Jonah McKeown/CNA Washington D.C., Jul 21, 2021 / 15:01 pm (CNA). The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops is encouraging Americans to sign their petition to save the Hyde Amendment from bei...

 2021-07-21 20:05 

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New bill would defund public universities that provide on-campus abortions...

Sen. Steve Daines (R-Mont.) at a July 21, 2021 press conference introducing the Protecting Life on College Campus Act of 2021, outside the U.S. Capitol building / Office of Sen. Steve Daines Washington D.C., Jul 21, 2021 / 14:05 pm (CNA). Pro-life lawmake...

 2021-07-21 19:00 

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Judge temporarily blocks Arkansas ban on most abortions...

Pregnancy Test. / Flickr/Ernesto Andrade. Little Rock, Ark., Jul 21, 2021 / 13:00 pm (CNA). A federal judge on Tuesday blocked an Arkansas law banning almost all abortions, while the court considers whether it is constitutional. US District Judge Kristine...

 2021-07-21 18:00 

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Traditionis custodes: Cardinal Zen reacts to restrictions on Traditional Latin Masses...

Cardinal Joseph Zen. Courtesy Photo. Rome Newsroom, Jul 21, 2021 / 12:00 pm (CNA). Cardinal Joseph Zen published a statement on Wednesday, saying that new restrictions on the celebration of Traditional Latin Masses are a "blow," even if they were ...

 2021-07-21 14:30 

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'Do not abandon Mozambique': Catholics appeal for help amid jihadist attacks...

Flag of mozambique in the world map. / hyotographics/Shutterstock Rome Newsroom, Jul 21, 2021 / 08:30 am (CNA). Islamist terrorism threatens the future of Mozambique, according to a Catholic community aiding hundreds of thousands of refugees driven out by...

 2021-07-21 12:35 

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Vatican unveils program of Pope Francis 7-hour trip to Hungary...

Heroes' Square (Hsk tere), Budapest, Hungary. / Andrew Shiva / Wikipedia / CC BY-SA 4.0. Vatican City, Jul 21, 2021 / 06:35 am (CNA). The Vatican unveiled on Wednesday an intensive program for Pope Francis' trip to Hungary on Sept. 12. The pope is...

 2021-07-21 12:00 

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Pro-life group 'ready to go to court' over new government intervention on N Ireland abortion law...

Eleonora_os/Shutterstock. Belfast, Northern Ireland, Jul 21, 2021 / 06:00 am (CNA). A pro-life group said on Tuesday that it is "ready to go to court within hours" over the commissioning of abortion services in Northern Ireland. The Society for th...

 2021-07-21 11:00 

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Only the fully vaccinated can meet Pope Francis in Slovakia, says health minister...

The flag of Slovakia, pictured in the country's capital, Bratislava. / RossHelen via Shutterstock. Rome Newsroom, Jul 21, 2021 / 05:00 am (CNA). Slovakia's health minister announced on Tuesday that only those who are fully vaccinated will be permi...

 2021-07-21 02:01 

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Archbishop prays to Our Lady of Charity for youth arrested amid Cuba protests...

A statue of Our Lady of Charity of Cobre, patroness of Cuba. / CNA. Santiago de Cuba, Cuba, Jul 20, 2021 / 20:01 pm (CNA). During Mass on Sunday the Archbishop of Santiago de Cuba prayed to Our Lady of Charity for the release of young people still under a...

 2021-07-21 01:01 

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Catholic teaching challenges award for Prince Harry, Meghan Markle's two-child limit...

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle / EWTN Pro-Life Weekly Washington D.C., Jul 20, 2021 / 19:01 pm (CNA). An environmental charity recently awarded Prince Harry and Meghan Markle for limiting their family to two children. In honor of World Population Day, Bri...

 2021-07-21 00:19 

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Fall River seminarian develops apologetics website...

Fall River, Mass., Jul 20, 2021 / 18:19 pm (CNA). A seminarian and former graphic designer has created the Auspice Maria website as an initiative of the new evangelization. John Garabedian, a seminarian of the Diocese of Fall River, told CNA his goal is &...

 2021-07-20 23:30 

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FSSP says it is 'deeply saddened' by Latin Mass restrictions...

The prostration of the ordinands at the Fraternity of St. Peter's Roman Parish, Santissima Trinit dei Pellegrini, June 27, 2013 / Alan Holdren/CNA Denver Newsroom, Jul 20, 2021 / 17:30 pm (CNA). The Priestly Fraternity of St. Peter issued a statement ...

 2021-07-20 23:01 

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Cincinnati archbishop: I would not have approved Biden's visit to Catholic university...

Archbishop Dennis Schnurr celebrates Mass at the tomb of St. Peter along with other bishops from the United States' Region VI during their ad limina visit to the Holy See. / David Kerr/CNA Denver Newsroom, Jul 20, 2021 / 17:01 pm (CNA). The Archbishop...

 2021-07-20 22:30 

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Coptic Orthodox church in British Columbia destroyed in 'suspicious' fire...

The remains of St. George Coptic Orthodox Church, Surrey, BC / St. George Coptic Orthodox Church Washington D.C., Jul 20, 2021 / 16:30 pm (CNA). A Coptic Orthodox church in British Columbia was destroyed in a fire on Monday, July 19, just days after an at...

 2021-07-20 22:19 

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FOCUS to add locations for campus outreach in 2021-2022...

Eucharistic adoration at the SLS18 conference in Chicago. / FOCUS. Denver, Colo., Jul 20, 2021 / 16:19 pm (CNA). The Fellowship of Catholic University Students is sending nearly 800 missionaries to eight additional locations this academic year in order to...

 2021-07-20 21:30 

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Springfield bishop dispenses parishes from restrictions on the Traditional Latin Mass...

Bishop Thomas Paprocki consecrates the host during Mass. / Diocese of Springfield in Illinois Denver Newsroom, Jul 20, 2021 / 15:30 pm (CNA). The bishop of Springfield in Illinois on Monday dispensed two parish churches in his diocese from an article of a...

 2021-07-20 21:00 

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Pope Francis 'deeply saddened' by Baghdad market bombing...

Pope Francis, pictured on Oct. 4, 2014. / Mazur/catholicnews.org.uk. Vatican City, Jul 20, 2021 / 15:00 pm (CNA). Pope Francis is "deeply saddened" by a bombing at a market in the Iraqi capital, Baghdad, that killed at least 30 people. In a telegr...

 2021-07-20 20:01 

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Costa Rican bishops prohibit celebration of extraordinary form liturgies...

The Metropolitan Cathedral in San Jose, Costa Rica. / Bas van den Heuvel/Shutterstock. San Jos, Costa Rica, Jul 20, 2021 / 14:01 pm (CNA). The Costa Rican bishops' conference on Monday declared that no expression of the liturgy prior to that of 1970 i...

 2021-07-20 19:00 

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Maronite patriarch asks St. Charbel's intercession to save Lebanon from 'total collapse'...

Cardinal Bechara Boutros Rai, head of the Maronite Church. Credit: Aid to the Church in Need. Rome Newsroom, Jul 20, 2021 / 13:00 pm (CNA). Cardinal Bechara Boutros Rai has implored Lebanon's patron saint to help save the country from "total colla...

 2021-07-20 18:00 

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Members of commissions preparing synod on synodality unveiled...

The opening of the Amazon synod at the Vatican's Synod Hall, Oct. 7, 2019. / Daniel Ibez/CNA. Vatican City, Jul 20, 2021 / 12:00 pm (CNA). The general secretariat of the Synod of Bishops on Tuesday named the members of three groups helping to prepare ...

 2021-07-20 16:44 

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Breaking: USCCB general secretary resigns amid allegations of improper behavior...

Msgr. Jeffrey Burrill / U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops Washington D.C., Jul 20, 2021 / 10:44 am (CNA). The general secretary of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops resigned from his post on Tuesday, ahead of media reports detailing possible misco...

 2021-07-20 13:35 

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Cardinal Parolin: Monaco shows positive Church-state relationship can exist...

Cardinal Pietro Parolin in St. Peter's Basilica April 27, 2017. / Daniel Ibanez/CNA. Monaco, Jul 20, 2021 / 07:35 am (CNA). Cardinal Pietro Parolin said on Sunday that the tiny Mediterranean principality of Monaco shows that "a positive relationsh...

 2021-07-20 12:10 

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New Reno bishop inspired to become priest after meeting Blessed Stanley Rother...

Bishop Daniel H. Mueggenborg. / Courtesy of the Archdiocese of Seattle. Vatican City, Jul 20, 2021 / 06:10 am (CNA). The Vatican announced Tuesday that Pope Francis has appointed Bishop Daniel Mueggenborg to lead the Catholic Diocese of Reno. Mueggenborg,...

 2021-07-20 10:40 

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Request for opening of beatification cause of Neocatechumenal Way co-founder Carmen Hernndez...

Carmen Hernandez speaks at World Youth Day in Madrid in 2011. / Bernab V. via Wikipedia CC BY-SA 3.0 Rome Newsroom, Jul 20, 2021 / 04:40 am (CNA). A request has been made to open the beatification cause of Carmen Hernndez, co-founder of the Neocatechumena...

 2021-07-20 05:43 

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Investigation: Los Angeles city illegally kept funds destined to Catholic Schools...

Catholic school room / Stephen Kiers via www.shutterstock.com. Los Angeles, Calif., Jul 19, 2021 / 23:43 pm (CNA). In a decision that could restore millions of dollars to Catholic schools, the state of California has ruled that the Los Angeles Unified Sch...

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