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Elise Harris/CNA/EWTN News
Pope Francis spoke to pilgrims gathered in St. Peter’s Square for his Angelus address marking the feast in which the Church celebrates the Immaculate Conception of Mary, honoring the Catholic dogma that she was conceived without sin.
Blogs
Susan Klemond
“If it is effectively promoted, this practice will bring to the Church – I am convinced of it – a new spiritual springtime,” said Pope Benedict XVI.
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Susanna Spencer
A zeal for the law and tradition is only rigid when it lacks charity and trust in the Holy Spirit, and it is charity and trust that will keep traditionalists from the coldness of rigidity.
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Fr. Dwight Longenecker
In this glorious dogma the Church upholds not only the incarnation of Jesus Christ the Son of God, but also re-affirms that God works miraculously through individuals who, through his grace, change the course of history.
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Edward Pentin
Coinciding with publication of new and updated guidelines on priestly formation, Cardinal Beniamino Stella says that seminaries should focus on pastoral discernment and form priests to be "without rigidity, hypocrisy."
Nation
Peter Jesserer Smith
Exclusive: Shepherd of the Personal Ordinariate of the Chair of St. Peter talks with the Register.
Blogs
Shaun McAfee
There are many great things a Catholic can do, but none is greater than serving God and neighbor.
Blogs
Kevin Di Camillo
Like approximately 1 out of 365 Americans, my grandmother's birthday happened to fall on the “date which will live in infamy” — a strange dichotomy of life and death.
Nation
Matt Hadro/CNA/EWTN News
After backlash, the Russell Amendment was pulled from the 2017 National Defense Authorization Act.
Vatican
Edward Pentin
While Pope Francis has declined to reply to the formal request for clarification of Amoris Laetitia, some cardinals and bishops have responded publicly.
Joseph Pronechen
Which stores respect the reason for the season?
Joseph Pronechen
Preparing for Christmas With the Mother of God
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