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Black Mass OK in OKC?

According to Oklahoma City officials, they can’t intercede to stop the Sept. 21 event because doing so would violate the First Amendment rights of the event’s Satanist organizers.

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'Desire of the Everlasting Hills' Provides Potent Witness to Truth of Catholic Teaching

ANALYSIS: In a new documentary, Courage International tells the stories of three people with same-sex attraction who chose a life of chastity.

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Islamic Militant Group Boko Haram Captures Key Nigerian Town as Fighting Escalates

The commercially significant town of Damboa is 53 miles from the capital city.

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Church in Mexico Helps Collect Weapons for Disarmament Program

The program allows residents to anonymously turn in firearms and ammunition to help reduce violence in the capital.

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Vietnamese Sisters Find a Home in the United States

Four religious sisters recount their families’ departure from Vietnam.

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Protestant Leader and Friend of Pope Passes Away

Tony Palmer, a longtime friend of Pope Francis, died July 20 following a motorcycle accident.

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‘Gender Identity’ Theory Seen as Threat to African Families

At a conference in Brazzaville, Republic of Congo, African bishops and Vatican representatives discussed key issues affecting family life.

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Papal Visit to New York Next Year?

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio delivered the invitation during a meeting yesterday with Vatican Secretary of State Cardinal Pietro Parolin.

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