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Jim and Jeannie Gaffigan to Address Catholic University Graduates

(CUA – Office of Marketing and Communications) – March 21, 2016 Stand-up comedian Jim Gaffigan and his wife and creative partner, Jeannie Gaffigan, will address the Class of 2016 at The Catholic University of America Commencement Ceremony on Saturday, May 14. Gaffigan’s humor revolves largely around fatherhood, personal observations, and food. He has received Grammy nominations for his successful …

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Pope to Sign Canonization of Bl. Mother Theresa on March 15

[from Inquirer.com] Pope Francis is set to sign the decree for the canonization of Blessed Mother Teresa of Kolkata on March 15, Vatican Radio reported. The report said the Pontiff will hold an ordinary public consistory of cardinals in the Vatican on the said date, where he would sign the decree for the sainthood of Mother …

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The Catholic Church Grew More Than The Global Population In Last 10 Years

Vatican City, Mar 9, 2016 / 12:25 am (CNA/EWTN News).- The number of Catholics has increased at a faster rate than the rest of the population, newly released statistics by the Vatican reveal. Over the course of nine years, the number of Catholics worldwide has increased by 17.8 percent, compared to the global population, which …

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Eucharistic Procession Completely Surrounds Planned Parenthood

DENVER – By Aaron Lambert March 07, 2016 It was a powerful, solemn scene at Planned Parenthood in Stapleton on Saturday morning as Archbishop Samuel J. Aquila led some 1,800 Catholics in a Eucharistic procession seven times around the abortion clinic, essentially surrounding the facility with silent prayer for over an hour. “It was truly …

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Pope: murdered Missionaries of Charity are martyrs of indifference

Vatican City, Mar 6, 2016 / 05:36 am (CNA/EWTN News).- On Sunday Pope Francis lamented the world’s indifference to the recent killing of four Missionaries of Charity, calling them the ‘martyrs of today’ and asking that Bl. Mother Teresa intercede in bringing peace. “I express my closeness to the Missionaries of Charity for the great …

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