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Bishop Paprocki: Papal Visit to U.S. Will ‘Focus on the True Meaning of Family Life’

Springfield, Ill., shepherd discusses cultural need for Church teaching and the witness of Blessed Junípero Serra.

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Benedict XVI: God’s Truth, Love and Goodness Are What Make Us Pure

In his homily for the ‘Ratzinger Schulerkreis’ Mass on Sunday, the pope emeritus said, ‘The Word is much more than words, because it is through words that we encounter the Word himself.’

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Post-Abortive Women and Men Have Their Say

‘When I saw the tiny little limbs held up, I screamed’: Reactions to the Planned Parenthood undercover videos reveal lingering pain and desire to protect the unborn.

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Purdue QB-Turned-Priest Has Heavenly Game Plan for the Faithful

Father Thomas Haan of the Diocese of Lafayette, Ind., reflects on football and faith.

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Catholic Practice and Catholic Faith: a Survey Looks at the US

According to a Knights of Columbus-Marist Poll, about 90% or more of practicing Catholics said it is important to pray daily, to follow the teachings of the Church, to receive the sacraments, and to attend Mass regularly.

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Alabama Planned Parenthood Failed to Report Teen's Suspected Rape, Report Says

Alabama has a mandatory reporting law where persons dealing with children must report to law enforcement 'when the child is known or suspected to be a victim of child abuse or neglect.'

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Time to Tell the Truth About Islam

COMMENTARY: The important thing about a religion, said C.S. Lewis, is not whether it makes one feel good, but whether it is true.

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User's to Guide to Sunday, Aug. 30

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