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New saints: Pope Paul VI, Archbishop Oscar Romero canonized

By Cindy Wooden | Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY (CNS) — Carrying Pope Paul VI’s pastoral staff and wearing the blood-stained belt of Archbishop Oscar Romero of San Salvador, Pope Francis formally recognized them, and five others, as saints of the Catholic Church. Thousands of pilgrims from the new saints’…

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My Place in the Sun

My place in the sun

My Place in the Sun, October 18: Red Mass Homily

On Tuesday, October 16, I celebrated the traditional Red Mass for judges, attorneys, law professors, law enforcement officers, and government officials at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception. This annual ...
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Editor’s note: This month, the U.S. Catholic Church celebrates Respect Life Month with the theme “Every Life: Cherished, Chosen, Sent.” The following comes from the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops’ 2018 Respect Life Program. Additional Respect Life issues will …
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Bishop Cunningham to bless families, celebrate Year of the Family liturgy

Bishop Robert J. Cunningham will celebrate a special Year of the Family Mass at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception Nov. 18 at 9:45 a.m. The Mass will be interpreted for the Deaf community. Bishop Cunningham has requested that pastors …
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