Slide Show: Mother Angelica (1923-2016)
Mother Mary Angelica (1923-2016), through the years

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St. Louis Priest Falsely Accused by Sex-Abuse Watchdog Group

U.S. District Judge Carol Jackson said that the Survivors’ Network of those Abused by Priests (SNAP) failed to comply with a court order that the group supply details about those who accused Father Xiu Hui 'Joseph' Jiang of sexual abuse.

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Two Religious Sisters Slain in Their Mississippi Home

The sisters, both nurse practitioners, were scheduled to work at Lexington Medical Clinic but never came to work Thursday, prompting their co-workers to call the police.

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SDG Reviews ‘Greater’

Catholic actor Neal McDonough costars in a Rudy-like faith-based inspirational sports biopic that dares to explore doubt as well as belief.

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World Day of Peace 2017 to Focus on Nonviolent Politics

Pope Francis said in his Aug. 26 message, 'The proliferation of hotbeds of violence produces most serious negative social consequences. … Peace, by contrast, promotes social positive consequences and it allows the achievement of real progress.'

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Sidewalk Counselors Tell Women: 'We Love You, We Support You, and You're Not Alone'

Sidewalk counseling is rightly considered the last line of defense in the pro-life movement, by saving lives through genuine compassion.

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Will the Federal Government Force Doctors to Perform Sex Reassignment Surgeries?

New regulations from the Department of Health and Human Services regarding gender transition procedures could affect as many as 900,000 doctors in the U.S.

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Museum Dedicated to ‘the Smiling Pope’ John Paul I to Open in Northern Italy

The writings and life of Pope John Paul I have received renewed attention under Pope Francis who references frequently the late pope’s writings on mercy.

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Whither the Culture of Life? Birth Rate Hit Its Lowest Level Yet

The United States is below population replacement levels due to a variety of cultural, economic, and racial factors, including the birth collapse among Latinos.

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Piece of the True Cross Robbed from California Church

The fragment of wood at St. Dominic’s Church in San Francisco was verified by the Vatican to belong to the actual cross of Jesus Christ.

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Vatican Prepares for Mother Teresa’s Canonization

A musical about the saint-to-be and a ‘family feast’ for the poor are among the ways the event will be commemorated.

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