A Service of EWTN
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Religious orders present included the Sisters of Mercy, the Bon Secours Sisters, the Dominican Sisters of Grand Rapids, Jesuits, and Franciscan friars.
Catholic News Agency
The Trump administration announced July 15 that parts of the Protect Life Rule, which prohibits recipients of Title X family planning funds from referring or performing abortions, will go into effect immediately.
Catholic News Agency
Church historian Massimo Faggioli made specific mention of three U.S. bishops: Archbishop Charles Chaput of Philadelphia, Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone of San Francisco, and Bishop Joseph Strickland of Tyler, Texas.
Vatican
Edward Pentin
Working through REPAM, which has been assigned a key role in organizing the synod, the German Church agencies have provided substantial funding related to the controversial upcoming Pan-Amazon synod.
In Person
Peter Jesserer Smith
Avera Maria Santo discusses with the Register the importance of community, friends and family in living out integrated sexuality.
World
K.V. Turley
A recent court case highlights ethical dilemmas for medics of faith.
Catholic News Agency
In August 2018, a Pennsylvania grand jury report was released, identifying more than 1,000 allegations of abuse at the hands of some 300 clergy members in six dioceses in the state, including 99 from Pittsburgh.
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Father Joensen has served as dean of campus spiritual life at Loras College, a Catholic liberal arts institution in Dubuque, since 2010.
Hannah Brockhaus/CNA
Matteo Bruni, 43, an Italian born in Great Britain, has worked for the Holy See press office since 2009, including as chief press handler, and most recently, as the lead on organization of papal trips.
Catholic News Agency
According to the Barts Health NHS Trust, which administers the Royal London Hospital, doctors have determined that “further invasive medical treatment is futile.”
Joan Frawley Desmond
Lesther Alemán said he plans to attend the U.S. State Department’s Ministerial July 16-17 to bring awareness to the struggle for human rights in his country.
Amy Smith
The space race received worldwide attention — including in Rome.
Peter Jesserer Smith
A recent salvo by The Guardian indicates that fertility-awareness-based methods are leaving their niche in Catholic circles and entering the mainstream.
VOICES from the Blogs
Tom  Hoopes
Katie Warner
Theresa Doyle-Nelson
Theresa Doyle-Nelson
Vincent Weaver
John Grondelski
Joan Desmond
Pat Cross
Matt D’Antuono
Matthew Archbold
K.V. Turley
Sherry Antonetti
Jim Graves
Father John P. Cush
Kathy Schiffer
John Grondelski