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Against a Growing Intolerance, Christians Must Witness Christ 'for the World'

“Despotism may be able to do without faith, but freedom cannot,” said Alexis de Tocqueville. Today the U.S. faces a soft depostism seeking to marginalize religious expression from the public square.

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The Shroud of Turin and Technoscience

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Faith, Freedom and the Founding Fathers

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Fleeing Vietnam for My Beloved Catholic Faith

Independence Day: Peter Nguyen thanks and encourages U.S. citizens to take a stand for religious liberty.

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Blessed Junipero Statue in the Capitol Is Safe — For Now

The legislative measure calling for its removal has been shelved because of the U.S. visit of Pope Francis, who will canonize Father Serra on Sept. 23 in Washington, D.C.

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Cardinal Parolin: ‘It’s Time to Act’ on Climate Change

The Vatican Secretary of State hopes Laudato Si will have a beneficial impact on this year’s international discussions on the issue.

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A Fourth Saint for the Little Flower Family?

The cause for Leonia Martin, one of St. Therese of Lisieux's sisters, was officially opened yesterday in Caen, France.

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