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News Briefs: June 16, 2024

U.S. Ambassador to Holy See to Step Down in July VATICAN CITY (CNS) – U.S. Ambassador to the Holy See Joe Donnelly will leave his post in July, embassy officials […]

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Minnesota Welcomes Our Lord as Marian Route Begins

Christ’s Peace! We are officially on the road for the Marian Route of the National Eucharistic Pilgrimage, and it’s safe to say that we hit the ground running full speed […]

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Pilgrim Journeys Toward a Deeper Intimacy with God

As I’m writing this, I’m at SS. Peter and Paul Catholic Church in Wisconsin Rapids, located in the Diocese of La Crosse, Wisconsin. We had an eventful morning in Sparta, […]

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Celebrate Religious Freedom Week June 22-29

From Saturday, June 22 (the feast of SS. Thomas More and John Fisher), to Saturday, June 29 (the feast of SS. Peter and Paul), the Church marks the annual observance […]

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Espada to Conclude Term; Mingus to Take Helm as Executive Director

Following a history-making tenure as Executive Director of the Indiana Catholic Conference (ICC) – the public policy voice of the Catholic Church in Indiana – Angela Espada will retire next […]

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U.S. Ambassador to Holy See to Step Down in July

By Justin McLellan VATICAN CITY (CNS) — U.S. Ambassador to the Holy See Joe Donnelly will leave his post in July, embassy officials announced. The ambassador will step down from […]

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Pope Approves Miracle for Canonization of Carlo Acutis

VATICAN CITY (CNS) – Pope Francis formally recognized a miracle attributed to the intercession of Blessed Carlo Acutis, a 15-year-old Italian teenager whose birth in 1991 will make him the […]

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News Briefs: June 2, 2024

In CBS Interview, Pope Addresses Women Deacons, War, Hope VATICAN CITY (OSV News) – Pope Francis said he is not open to the possibility of ordaining women as deacons, weeks […]

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U.S. Bishops Join Lawsuit Regarding Federal Abortion Regulations

WASHINGTON, D.C. (OSV News) – The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, alongside other Catholic groups, filed suit on Wednesday, May 22, against a federal agency for including abortion in regulations […]

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Vatican Publishes New Norms to Discern Alleged Supernatural Phenomena

By Justin McClellan VATICAN CITY (CNS) – Officials at the Vatican have published new norms for the Church to discern alleged supernatural phenomena, such as Marian apparitions and mystical visions, […]

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Speedway Sculptor Turns Attention to Father Tolton

DANVILLE, Indiana (OSV News) – The thrill couldn’t get any better, or so Forrest Tucker thought. As a longtime welder for the Indianapolis Motor Speedway and as a talented sculptor, […]

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Preparing to Follow Our Eucharistic Lord: Meet Danielle Schmitz

From July 5-10, the Marian Route of the National Eucharistic Pilgrimage will be making stops at parishes across the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend. Throughout the pilgrimage, which will begin […]