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Memory and motion: Pope Francis shows Americans who he really is

By Cindy Wooden Catholic News Service

PHILADELPHIA (CNS) — Pope Francis speaks often about memory and motion, the importance of remembering where you came from and setting off without fear to share the Gospel. 919 more words

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No, The Pope Didn't Say That...

Amazing how many people will completely disregard anything from the main stream media EXCEPT when it’s about Pope Francis. 

If you  can’t get it from the Vatican Sources, he probably didn’t say it – or, at least – mean what everybody is saying he meant… 118 more words

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Amid refugee crisis, church agencies on the ground and offering homes

By Patricia Zapor, Catholic News Service

WASHINGTON (CNS) — The tens of thousands of would-be Syrian refugees who have flooded European countries this summer have prompted U.S. 944 more words

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Parental involvement is key to successful religious education, leaders say

By Carol Zimmermann, Catholic News Service

WASHINGTON (CNS) — Just as one Catholic school does not reflect all of them, there isn’t one religious education program Pope Francis could visit while he is in the United States that would represent the variety of faith formation programs in churches across the country. 1,037 more words

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Pope statement on forgiving abortion

Recently in the media there has been a lot of talk about the Pope allowing priests to give absolution (forgiveness) to those involved in abortion to mark the year of mercy. 255 more words


Pope Francis will address US Congress

This is the first time a Pope or even any religious leader is to address US Congress. The significance of this event cannot be overstated. The Church needs to step out further into the world and not be afraid to do so. 210 more words