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At Colosseum, Pope Leads Thousands in Stations of the Cross Reflections

‘We find in the trial of the Cross, a force of hope, of the hope of the resurrection and of the love of God,’ the Holy Father commented at the end of the meditations.

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Celebrities Endorse a New Product: Children as Commodities

COMMENTARY: Redefining marriage and family at the recent Fertility Planit conference in Los Angeles.

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Cuban Government Makes Good Friday Official Holiday

Responding to a request made by Pope Benedict XVI in 2012, the Communist regime is making the commemoration of the Passion of Christ a permanent national observance.

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Failing and Falling

I’m reminded of our failing and falling whenever I walk through the Stations of the Cross.

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Pope Urges Faithful to Serve With Jesus’ Radical Love

The Holy Father celebrated Holy Thursday Mass at a center for disabled persons, washing the feet of 12 of the residents.

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This Easter, Ukrainians ‘Have Nothing but Faith’

One family celebrates the Triduum amid hopes and fears for their country’s future.

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Pope at Chrism Mass: Priests Must Anoint Others With Oil of Gladness

Priestly joy ‘is a priceless treasure not only for the priest himself, but for the entire faithful people of God,’ the Holy Father stressed.

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Jennifer Kraska

Radical Abortion Bill Dies in Colo. Senate

After Catholics and other pro-lifers mobilized against the legislation, the state Senate effectively killed the controversial legislation that would have banned pro-life laws.

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John XXIII, John Paul II Linked by Their Love of Constructive Dialogue With the World

Cardinal Paul Poupard, president emeritus of the Pontifical Council for Culture, remembers the two popes.

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