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Thumbnail 20171002t1019 11945 cns red mass washington A new spirit of compassion and cooperation

Archbishop José H. Gomez celebrated the Red Mass in Washington, D.C., on Oct. 1. The Red Mass is held prior to the beginning of each new term of...

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Thumbnail crowds turned out for a town hall meeting in los angeles where archbishop jos h gomez spoke on immigration jan 14 2014 courtesy of victor alemn vida nuevacom cna 1 16 14 Bishops' spokesman urges more humane immigration policy

President Barack Obama’s recent action on immigration may indicate a move towards a better approach to immigration, a policy expert for the U.S....

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Thumbnail pope francis greets pilgrims in st peters square during the wednesday general audience on may 28 2014 credit daniel ibez cna 3 cna 5 28 14 1 It's official! Pope Francis announces 2015 visit to US

Updated November 17, 2014 at 6:25a.m. MST. Adds comments from Vatican spokesman Fr. Federico Lombardi SJ at paragraphs 9-10.Pope Francis on Monday...

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Thumbnail a cardinals biretta rests on an empty chair credit alan holdren cna cna 12 9 14 Long-serving Cardinal Baum lived a generous response to God

Cardinal William W. Baum, a past Archbishop of Washington and the longest-serving American cardinal, died on Thursday at the age of 88. His death...

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Thumbnail pope francis participates in an aug 31 2015 video conference with americans credit abc screenshot cna Pope engages Americans on immigration, abortion in pre-trip virtual audience

In a virtual audience with Americans Pope Francis heard emotive testimonies from undocumented immigrants, comforted a single mother, and encouraged...

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Thumbnail bishop james v johnston jr cna Pope Francis names new bishop for Kansas City-St. Joseph

The Vatican announced today that Bishop James V. Johnston, Jr of Springfield-Cape Girardeau has been selected as the new head of the Kansas...

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Thumbnail pope francis greets pilgrims in st peters square during the wednesday general audience on may 28 2014 credit daniel ibez cna 3 cna 5 28 14 3 Pope Francis to Cuba: it’s official!

Vatican spokesman Fr. Federico Lombardi S.J. confirmed to journalists today that Pope Francis will make a pastoral stop in Cuba ahead of his...

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