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Collection for the Church in Latin America to be held Jan. 21-22

WASHINGTON – The annual Collection for the Church in Latin America will be taken up in many dioceses the weekend of Jan. 21-22.  This collection has existed for over 50 years as a sign of solidarity between the Churches of the United States and those in Latin America and the Caribbean. “Through this collection, Catholics […]

Catholics in Congress: one-third of House, one-quarter of Senate

WASHINGTON (CNS) – The religious makeup of the 115th Congress is significantly Christian — 91 percent — with Catholics comprising one-third of the House of Representatives and about a quarter of the Senate. Overall, there are six fewer Christians in the new Congress, at 485 members. But there are four more Catholics, who now total […]

‘Creating a Culture of Encounter’ is the theme for National Migration Week, Jan. 8-14

For nearly a half century, the Catholic Church in the United States has celebrated National Migration Week, which is an opportunity for the Church to reflect on the circumstances confronting migrants, including immigrants, refugees, children, and victims and survivors of human trafficking. The theme for National Migration Week 2017 draws attention to Pope Francis’ call […]

Video – “Retirement Fund for Religious” collection to be held in parishes Dec. 10-11

Annual collection helps elderly sisters, brothers, religious order priests WASHINGTON—The annual Retirement Fund for Religious collection will be held Dec. 10-11 in the Diocese of Cleveland. Now in its 29th year, the collection is coordinated by the National Religious Retirement Office (NRRO) and benefits nearly 33,000 elderly Catholic sisters, brothers and religious order priests whose […]

Holy door is closed, but mission of mercy continues

Cleveland Bishop Richard Lennon closed the Holy Door at St. John Cathedral on Sunday morning, Nov. 13 with special prayers and a homily which reflected upon using the graces obtained during the Year of Mercy to continue works of mercy in everyday life. The closing was preceded by a flourish of activity at the cathedral.  […]

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