Slide Show: Mother Angelica (1923-2016)
Mother Mary Angelica (1923-2016), through the years
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Holy Spirit Missionary Sister Dies After Being Shot in South Sudan

A Slovak nun and medical doctor died Friday from wounds she suffered in an attack last week.

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Dominicans Ordain Largest Number of Friars in 45 Years

Archbishop J. Augustine Di Noia, a priest of the Order of Preachers, presided over the Mass that ordained 11 men to the Catholic priesthood.

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Will Australia Vote to Roll Back Abortion With Infant Viability Bill?

Member of Parliament Rachel Carling-Jenkins takes fight to change one of the world’s laxest abortion laws.

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Pope to Grand Imam: ‘Our Meeting Is the Message’

Francis embraced the grand imam Sheik Ahmed Muhammad el-Tayyib during a meeting at the Vatican on Monday.

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Benedict XVI Could Appear in Public in June for 65th Anniversary of Priestly Ordination

Archbishop Georg Ganswein, prefect of the pontifical household and private secretary to the retired pope, said that ‘there will be another occasion to see the pope emeritus in public.’

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China’s Population-Control Machine Reaches Disastrous Proportions

Human-rights activist Reggie Littlejohn discusses the latest developments in the country’s assault on its own children.

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Dominicans at 800 Years Old: Order Committed to Preaching Piety

U.S. members of the Order of Preachers discuss jubilee, which included the largest ordination class in 45 years; the new priests were ordained this past weekend.

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Pope: Most Holy Trinity Shows God Is a Communion of Love

‘The feast of the Most Holy Trinity invites us to commit ourselves in the everyday events [of life], in order to be the leaven of communion, of consolation and of mercy,’ Francis said May 22.

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Vatican: Claims That Benedict XVI Said Third Secret of Fatima Was Not Fully Released Are Untrue

The pope emeritus confirms decisively that ‘the publication of the third secret of Fatima is complete,’ the Vatican has said.

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Love Explains the Trinity

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British School Launches New Edition of Catechism

English Center and Society Team Up to Spread Catechesis

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Philosopher Peter Kreeft Offers Advice on Holiness, Saintliness

Book Pick: How to Be Holy

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Healthy Sustenance for Those Who Need It Most

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