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Canada’s Jesuits, indigenous hope canoe trip can foster reconciliation

Canada’s Jesuits, indigenous hope canoe trip can foster reconciliation

| August 1, 2017 | 0 Comments

The path to reconciliation between Canada and its First Nations’ people will ultimately be a long journey, but the road to healing a schism developed over 400 years needs to start somewhere.

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How a college mission trip inspired a coffee business

How a college mission trip inspired a coffee business

| July 27, 2017 | 0 Comments

When Matt Hohler was in college in 2010, he was a reluctant Catholic – and not a coffee drinker.

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These nuns offer their blindness for the salvation of the world

These nuns offer their blindness for the salvation of the world

| July 27, 2017 | 0 Comments

This Aug. 15 will mark 90 years since the Sacramentine Sisters of Don Orione were founded to offer something very particular for the salvation of the world: their blindness.

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As Senate health care vote nears, will pro-life provisions be included?

As Senate health care vote nears, will pro-life provisions be included?

| July 25, 2017 | 0 Comments

As the Senate prepares to vote later today to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act, pro-life leaders are working to ensure pro-life language is included in the final version of the bill voted on.

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Pope, others pray as parents of Charlie Gard end legal struggle for help

Pope, others pray as parents of Charlie Gard end legal struggle for help

| July 25, 2017 | 0 Comments

Pope Francis is praying for the parents of Charlie Gard after a U.S. doctor told them nothing could be done to help their son.

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Pro-life group welcomes court ruling to let U.S. doctor examine baby

Pro-life group welcomes court ruling to let U.S. doctor examine baby

| July 19, 2017 | 0 Comments

The national director of Priests for Life in New York welcomed a London court’s decision allowing a U.S. doctor to go to England to examine a 10-month-old terminally ill British infant at the center of a medical and ethical debate.

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Health care prescription? Regroup, cooperate, Catholic health leaders say

Health care prescription? Regroup, cooperate, Catholic health leaders say

| July 19, 2017 | 0 Comments

After efforts to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act collapsed late July 17 in the U.S. Senate, Catholic health care leaders said they hope Congress will work together, in small steps, to fix flaws in the current legislation.

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Jesus not only sows the seed, he’ll pull the thorns, Pope Francis says

Jesus not only sows the seed, he’ll pull the thorns, Pope Francis says

| July 17, 2017 | 0 Comments

On Sunday, Pope Francis said that in the parable of the seed and the sower Jesus invites us to reclaim the ‘soil’ of our hearts by bringing to him, in prayer and Confession, the stones and thorns in need of healing.

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After Marine Corps plane crash, military archbishop calls for prayer

After Marine Corps plane crash, military archbishop calls for prayer

| July 13, 2017 | 0 Comments

Prayers and an exhortation never to forget the sacrifice of military service members were the response of the US military archbishop to a deadly Marine Corps plane crash on Monday.

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Campuses cannot be ‘echo chambers’ for one viewpoint, say observers

Campuses cannot be ‘echo chambers’ for one viewpoint, say observers

| July 12, 2017 | 0 Comments

In the wake of several violent incidents involving controversial speakers at universities this year, the Senate Judiciary Committee held a hearing June 20 on free speech on college campuses.

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