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ATLANTA (CNA/EWTN NEWS) — The Archdiocese of Atlanta recently sent a memo to its parishes announcing they are to end support for Susan G. Komen for the Cure over the organization’s ties with Planned Parenthood.

“The Archdiocese of Atlanta is concerned about the protection of human life, especially the precious unborn lives of babies,” archdiocesan communications director, Pat Chivers, told CNA Oct. 8. “It’s our opportunity to...


Bishop Blair, Bishop of Toledo, Ohio, as a member of the U.S. bishops’

WASHINGTON — Pope Benedict XVI has named Bishop Samuel J. Aquila of Fargo,

Vatican City (CNA/EWTN News) — Pope Benedict is “suffering” but serene,

Pope Benedict XVI greets Bishop-designate Gregory Parkes

OTTAWA, CANADA (CNA/EWTN NEWS) — Freedom of religion and conscience

Vatican City (CNA/EWTN News) — Pope Benedict XVI marked his 85th birthday

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — The Church needs to address the alienation often surrounding those living with autism,

WASHINGTON — An Albanian couple, a banker, nine Hmong children and a meteorologist

The administrative committee of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops

ROME (CNA/EWTN NEWS) — Catholic convert Father Peter Hughes prefers to describe

Faith & Science

Several states are considering legislative measures to let physicians prescribe

Patients and families sometimes struggle with the question of whether dialysis is “worth it.”

From the Pope

VATICAN CITY (ZENIT) — Before praying the midday Angelus Oct. 7 at the conclusion

CASTEL GANDOFLO, ITALY (ZENIT) — Before and after praying the midday

VATICAN CITY (VIS) — Receiving participants in a meeting promoted by the

VATICAN CITY (VIS) — On the evening of Sept. 15, while visiting the Maronite Patriarchate

CASTEL GANDOLFO, ITALY  (ZENIT) — Commemorating the martyrdom of St.

CASTEL GANDOLFO, ITALY, (Zenit)  — Here is a translation of the address Pope


“Hidden away in an obscure convent, she sensed she could help people outside those walls,

The saints are known as holy men and women who can teach us, by their lives, the importance