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South Sudans Christian leaders say papal kiss is message of Easter

South Sudan's Christian leaders say papal kiss is message of Easter

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NAIROBI, Kenya -- Pope Francis' surprise kiss on the feet of South Sudanese political leaders is the message of Easter, the country's Christian leaders said in a joint Easter messa...

Rwandan bishops apologize for letter urging release of old, ill convicts

Rwandan bishops apologize for letter urging release of old, ill convicts

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Support independent Catholic journalism. Subscribe to our print edition or become a member today. Kigali, Rwanda -- Rwanda's Catholic bishops apologized for urging the release of ...

Man arrested after trying to walk through U.S. cathedral with flammables

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New York -- A man who tried to walk through St. Patrick's Cathedral in midtown Manhattan close to 8 p.m. local time April 17 had gas cans, lighter fluid and igniters and claimed he was just cutting th...

Be servants to one another, pope tells prisoners before washing feet

Be servants to one another, pope tells prisoners before washing feet

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Support independent Catholic journalism. Subscribe to our print edition or become a member today. Rome -- Jesus' gesture of washing his disciples' feet, an act once reserved to se...

Holy Week services go on in Paris despite Notre Dame fire

Holy Week services go on in Paris despite Notre Dame fire

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An aerial shot of the fire damage to Notre Dame Cathedral in central Paris on April 16. (Gigarama.ru via AP) Paris -- Holy Week and Easter are the busiest time in the Christian ca...

Pope to priests: Best place to be is among the people

Pope to priests: Best place to be is among the people

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Support independent Catholic journalism. Subscribe to our print edition or become a member today. Vatican City -- Just as Jesus always sought to be with the people to serve, teach...

Holy Thursday's mandate

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The foot washing ritual for Holy Thursday's liturgy has taken on many shapes and forms since Vatican II. How well I remember training six altar boys to haul 12 chairs, mechanically and ceremoniously, ...

Not too tidy: joy and holiness

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Asylum-seeker from Nicaragua credits new home in Iowa to prayers

Asylum-seeker from Nicaragua credits new home in Iowa to prayers

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STORM LAKE, Iowa -- Darwin Josue Mejia Montoya could have been shot during protests in Nicaragua last year. He also could still be languishing in a detention center in Arizona, aft...

Francis, the comic strip

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The sacred triduum's symbols are sacraments that point to what is real

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The water of baptism is the foremost symbol of the paschal mystery. Water cleans the body and, in baptism, the unseen soul, taking away original sin and infusing the baptized with grace. Water is also...

Copy Desk Daily, April 18, 2019

Copy Desk Daily, April 18, 2019

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Our team of copy editors reads and posts most of what you see on the websites for National Catholic Reporter and Global Sisters Report (the NCR project focusing on women religious)...

Via Crucis on US streets: Faithful accompany Jesus in his suffering

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Nellie Quintana was 10 years old when she went to her first Via Crucis with her mother in Pilsen, a predominantly Latino neighborhood in Chicago's Lower West Side. The dramatic reenactment of the Stat...

Fr. Gary Hayes, abuse survivor and victim advocate, 66

Fr. Gary Hayes, abuse survivor and victim advocate, 66

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First priest ever to sue church officials over sex abuse charges remembered as 'holy disturbance' In a week when Christians recall Jesus' passion and death, the homilist at a fune...

Fire chaplain helped save religious artifacts from burning cathedral

Fire chaplain helped save religious artifacts from burning cathedral

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Paris -- A hero emerging from the Notre Dame Cathedral fire April 15 is Fr. Jean-Marc Fournier, chaplain of the Paris Fire Brigade, who is credited with saving a reliquary containi...

Procession shows support for Texas chapel at center of border wall plan

Procession shows support for Texas chapel at center of border wall plan

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MISSION, Texas -- After Palm Sunday Mass April 14 at Our Lady of Guadalupe Church in Mission, over 1,000 parishioners participated in their annual Palm Sunday procession to a nearl...

We gather on this night

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Vermonts 10th bishop opens sainthood cause for dioceses first bishop

Vermont's 10th bishop opens sainthood cause for diocese's first bishop

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Burlington, Vt. -- The 10th bishop of the Diocese of Burlington has opened a cause for canonization for the first bishop of the statewide diocese. Bishop Christopher Coyne made th...

Knights CEO says Iran-backed militias threaten Iraqs religious minorities

Knights CEO says Iran-backed militias threaten Iraq's religious minorities

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New York -- In an April 12 op-ed in The Wall Street Journal, the CEO of the Knights of Columbus said that "Christian towns in Iraq increasingly look neither Christian nor Iraqi -- ...

Pope Francis meets with climate-strike teen Greta Thunberg

Pope Francis meets with climate-strike teen Greta Thunberg

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Vatican City -- Pope Francis met briefly during his general audience April 17 with Greta Thunberg, a Swedish teenager and climate activist who inspired a million students around th...

Gods glory is shown on the cross, pope says at audience

God's glory is shown on the cross, pope says at audience

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God's glory is shown on the cross, pope says at audience Vatican City -- The glory of God is not manifested with fanfare and applause but displayed through the love of Jesus' sacr...

Vermonts 10th bishop opens sainthood cause for dioceses first bishop

Vermont's 10th bishop opens sainthood cause for diocese's first bishop

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Burlington, Vt. -- The 10th bishop of the Diocese of Burlington has opened a cause for canonization for the first bishop of the statewide diocese. Bishop Christopher Coyne made th...

Notre Dame: May lamentations lead to alleluias

Notre Dame: May lamentations lead to alleluias

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Notre Dame: May lamentations lead to alleluias This year, Tenebrae came early. At the medieval service, celebrated on the Wednesday of Holy Week and serving as a vigil to the Trid...

Notre Dame, long a symbol of Catholicism in Europe, becomes a picture of its collapse

Notre Dame, long a symbol of Catholicism in Europe, becomes a picture of its collapse

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Notre Dame, long a symbol of Catholicism in Europe, becomes a picture of its collapse As fire devastates the Cathedral of Notre Dame in Paris, the building is as much a symbol of ...

The Native America of today

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David Treuer was born in 1970, the same year Dee Brown published Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee, a chronicle of Indians in the American West that claimed that the "culture and civilization of the Ameri...

Advocates fear attorney general to restrict family-based asylum claims

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Asylum seekers and their supporters are awaiting a decision from Attorney General William Barr that could restrict protections for those persecuted due to their family membership. While Barr hasn't i...

We should preach about the death penalty on Good Friday

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To avoid preaching about the evil of the death penalty on Good Friday is akin to not preaching about the joy of the resurrection on Easter Sunday. The central scriptural context of the liturgical read...

Links for 4/17/19

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A Catholic News Service story by Cindy Wooden reports on a recent meeting at the Vatican designed to dispel prejudice against the Pharisees. The rabbinic tradition that became the central stream of Ju...

Parish roundup: Building a team; lay advisory board; Guam's finances

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An author points to the Cincinnati Reds for lessons on building successful parish teams. Hint: Maybe he should have chosen the Boston Red Sox? Support independent Catholic journalism. Subscribe to ou...

Copy Desk Daily, April 17, 2019

Copy Desk Daily, April 17, 2019

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Our team of copy editors reads and posts most of what you see on the websites for National Catholic Reporter and Global Sisters Report (the NCR project focusing on women religious)...

Parish roundup: Building a team; lay advisory board; Guam's finances

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An author points to the Cincinnati Reds for lessons on building successful parish teams. Hint: Maybe he should have chosen the Boston Red Sox? Support independent Catholic journalism. Subscribe to ou...

French leaders pledge Notre Dame Cathedral again will grace Paris skyline

French leaders pledge Notre Dame Cathedral again will grace Paris skyline

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Support independent Catholic journalism. Subscribe to our print edition or become a member today. Paris -- Church leaders joined government officials in saying they expect that No...

Hope from the ashes: President, archbishop vow to rebuild Notre Dame

Hope from the ashes: President, archbishop vow to rebuild Notre Dame

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Rome -- The president of France and the archbishop of Paris have vowed to rebuild Notre Dame Cathedral after a devastating fire, continuing what a professor of architecture describ...

Blase Bonpane, 89, peace and human rights activist, dies in Los Angeles

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Los Angeles -- Blase Anthony Bonpane, a former Maryknoll priest and founder with his wife, Theresa (nee Killeen), of the Office of the Americas, died two weeks shy of his 90th birthday on April 8 in L...

George Smiga

George Smiga

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Daily Lenten Reflections: The first step of the Triduum is not to describe Christ's action but to emphasize how it continues. Before we reflect on the cross and empty tomb, we reco...

Franciscan University president resigns after Church Militant pressure

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After months of pressure from the right-wing media organization Church Militant and its supporters, many of them parents of current students at Franciscan University of Steubenville as well as alumni ...

German theologians blast Benedicts letter as failed and improper account of abuse crisis

German theologians blast Benedict's letter as 'failed and improper' account of abuse crisis

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A group of prominent German-speaking theologians has sharply criticized retired Pope Benedict XVI's recent letter on clergy sexual abuse, saying it "instrumentalized" the Catholic ...

Enactment, choice and promise

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Like Paul, I was knocked off my horse and blinded

Like Paul, I was knocked off my horse and blinded

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