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Survivors of Saint Joseph’s orphanage ask Catholic Church to fund therapy

SOUTH BURLINGTON (AP) – Some of the residents of a long-closed Vermont orphanage want the Catholic Church to pay for therapy as they continue to recover from what they have described as abuse of
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Institute for Homiletics in the Catholic Church established in Irving

Karla J. Bellinger, MA, DMIN, has been appointed Founding Executive Director of the Institute for Homiletics at the University of Dallas, located in Irving TX, with the aim of improving preaching in t
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Catholic Church pays $ 23.9 million to victims of sexual abuse by priests

The announcement did not disclose the number of claims from each of the six dioceses, but reports show that the Catholic Diocese of Fresno has been named in several lawsuits for employing sexually abu
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Anglican Bishop of Ebbsfleet joins Catholic Church

Reverend Jonathan Goodall steps down as Bishop of Ebbsfleet The Anglican Bishop of Ebbsfleet leaves the Church of England after deciding to join the Catholic fold. The Right Reverend Jonathan Goodall
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For Mother Teresa Catholic Church in North Carolina, a smaller congregation isn’t a bad thing

CARY, NC (RNS) – The outdoor mass at Green Hope High School is informal. People casually dressed in shorts and sandals stand or sit on folding camp chairs. At 8:30 am, it’s already hot out
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The original bell of New York’s first Catholic Church will be on display

The original St. Peter’s Church on Barclay Street in New York City was the first Catholic church built in the city and state of New York. The church was built in 1786 for Irish immigrants and su
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Allegations of priests using Grindr pissed off the Catholic Church

Top line Church officials are uncomfortable following a series of articles published by a Catholic news blog claiming cell phone data shows priests, ranging from suburban New Jersey up inside the anci
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Amid Ortega’s crackdown on opponents, is the Catholic Church in Nicaragua next?

Even before the interview began, the priest warned that America couldn’t use his real name. “They don’t like what I’m doing here,” he said. “I am on a list of people who have critici
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Another statue vandalized in front of a Catholic church in New York

A statue of the Virgin Mary was set on fire early Sunday evening in front of the Immaculate Conception Church of Blessed Mary at 150th St. and Melrose Avenue in the Bronx. Mary’s right hand appe
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How the Irish Catholic Church has changed

EVEN though it was a major deadly sin when I was growing up in the 40’s and 50’s of the last century, I don’t worry at all nowadays when I miss Sunday mass. It was tough anyway durin
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