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Halloween, the Catholic Faith and the Occult

An Interview With Father Jose Antonio Fortea

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Wikipedia/Engraving of the Hammersmith Ghost in Kirby's Wonderful and Scientific Museum, 1804

Ghosts and the Catholic Church: Pointing to the Permanence of the Soul

COMMENTARY: People want to believe in ghosts for a simple reason: It provides proof of the immortality of the human soul.

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Vatican Astronomer Dismisses Media Frenzy Over Pope’s Words on Big Bang Theory

ROME — A leading Vatican astronomer said that although some see Pope Francis’ recent words on the Big Bang as signifying a change in the Church’s...

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Carl Anderson: Families Will Be Bolstered by a Return to the Basic Virtues

The leader of the Knights of Columbus and his wife Dorian received the St. John Paul II Award for the New Evangelization Oct. 29 in Washington.

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March of Saints Aims to Catechize Filipino Children

According to an organizer, the parade is 'an avenue of catechizing the kids at an early age, and families, about the lives of the saints.

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Ministering in the Media Spotlight

Father Jonathan Morris discusses his priestly calling, his bestselling books and his unanticipated role as a high-profile Catholic analyst on Fox News.

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Franciscan Parish Lives Namesake’s Mission

Northern Virginia church’s lay faithful are on fire to be disciples who put their faith into social action in their community and state.

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RNS Blogger ‘Inventing Own Reality,’ Says Philadelphia Archdiocesan Spokesman

A Religion News Service blog post by Mark Silk, claiming that Archbishop Chaput and Pope Francis disagree about the death penalty, has been dismissed as ‘ridiculous.’

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