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Catholic Artist Touches Hearts One Facebook Pic At A Time

A gift for design and a love for Jesus Christ and his saints meet in the artwork of a South Dakota Catholic.

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Mississippi Abortion Ruling Raises Questions of Women’s Health

A federal court ruled the right to an abortion demands the state’s only abortion center stay open, even though its doctors can’t get hospital admitting privileges.

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The Great War and Pope Benedict XV

Church historian discusses the papacy, political climate at the time of ‘the war to end all wars.’

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Abortion’s Grim Reality May Explain ‘Pro-Choice’ Label Drop

The head of Americans United for Life believes that changing public attitudes, informed by medical advances, are forcing the abortion industry to redefine itself as ‘women’s health.’

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Petr Kratochvil

Vatican Experts: Change of Heart Toward Money Crucial in Human-Trafficking Fight

Just 44,000 survivors out of 20 million trafficking victims were identified last year — a sign the political will to eradicate modern slavery is still lacking.

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Pope Francis Sends Peace Plea to All Holy See Embassies

The Holy Father’s gesture invites the entire international community to take seriously the need to work for peace, especially in the Middle East.

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Prayer Vigils in U.S. Mark Desperate Plight of Iraqi Christians

Chaldean Bishop: ‘We want the U.S. to weep with us, but it is not paying attention.’

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SDG Reviews ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’

The latest Marvel movie is a rare summer spectacle that’s fun instead of grim.

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