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Pope Francis has named two Brooklyn priests as auxiliary bishops for the Diocese of Brooklyn. more
U.S. House passage May 13 of a measure that would ban most abortions after 20 weeks is “long overdue and one of the most common sense laws under consideration,” said the president and CEO of Americans United for Life. more
After Adolphus Muoghalu graduated from Nnamdi Azikiwe University in Awka, Nigeria, with a bachelor’s degree in philosophy, he did what many other young adults do—he packed up his … more
Pints of beer at old English pubs listed on grungy menus on Thursday nights spent in Nottingham and Derbyshire were the usual order of things for Father Christopher McBride, C.F.R.“I … more
Cardinal Dolan, other religious leaders, parents, students and elected officials joined Gov. Andrew Cuomo in Westbury and a suburb of Buffalo May 12 as the governor rolled out the Parental … more
Taking on topics like capital punishment and police and community relations, and asking tough questions like “Is college worth it?”, students from across the archdiocese tackled these issues and … more
The archdiocese has announced that 31 parishes will merge into 14 new parishes, representing the final round of parish mergers and closings of a restructured archdiocese under the lengthy review and … more
David and Heather Stanghellini adopted Anna Bai Yun when she was 12 years old, and from their first moments together they knew their daughter was something exceptional. After seeing her new parents … more
Philadelphia Archbishop Charles J. Chaput May 13 urged prayers for all affected by the Amtrak train derailment in the city’s Port Richmond neighborhood that left at least six people dead and injured more than 200 others. more
Pope Francis was scheduled to meet Cuban President Raul Castro at the Vatican May 10, less than five months ahead of the pontiff’s visit to the island nation. more

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