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Latin American church leaders: Get vaccines, prioritize the vulnerable

LIMA, Peru (CNS) — Tony Palomino remains busy, picking up donations and putting together food...

Campaign aims to foster respect for religious freedom, religious sites

CHICAGO (CNS) — Catholic Extension has joined the U.N. Alliance of Civilizations to engage youth...

Religious leaders urge Biden to support global coronavirus aid, debt relief

CLEVELAND (CNS) — Two religious leaders, including the chairman of a U.S. bishops’ committee, urged...

Paschal candle program brings light to prisoners’ lives, chaplain says

ROME (CNS) — Used at the Easter vigil and at baptisms and funerals, the paschal...

Priest plans to auction coveted baseball cards to aid low-income students

ST. PAUL, Minn. (CNS) — A baseball card collection worth thousands of dollars was a...

The House That Rob Built

NEW YORK (CNS) — When the University of Montana longtime women’s basketball coach Robin Selvig...

Biden leads nation in mourning its 500,000 COVID-19 deaths

WASHINGTON (CNS) — President Joe Biden addressed the nation in a speech from the White...

Michigan parishioners build ‘chapel of divine chill’ for icy special Mass

DEARBORN, Mich. (CNS) — Over 300 parishioners and students gathered around an altar sculpted from...

Parishes should plan now how to welcome back parishioners to church

WASHINGTON (CNS) — Even with many recent hopeful signs on vaccinations and the reduction in...

Vatican supports waiving some patent protections for COVID-19 vaccine

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — The Vatican threw its support behind an effort by India, South...