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To understand Pope Francis, you have to understand the Jesuits

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Rome, Italy, Jun 25, 2017 / 04:00 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Discernment is one of the words Pope Francis repeats most, especially when speaking to priests and seminarians. He often expresses his desire for greater formation in discernment – a concept that may seem obscure without an understanding its importance to the Pope’s Jesuit formation. “When […]

This beautiful church was a gift from Slovakia to Icelandic Catholics

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Reykjavik, Iceland, Jun 24, 2017 / 04:02 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Bishop David Tencer of Reykjavik last week consecrated a new wooden church building, a gift from the Slovak Catholic Church. The church is a tribute to Bishop Tencer, who is a Capuchin Franciscan and a native of Slovakia. Slovak Prime Minister Robert Fico and two […]

Judge halts deportations of Chaldean Christians to Iraq

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Detroit, Mich., Jun 23, 2017 / 03:26 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- A district court judge on Thursday halted the deportation of more than 100 Iraqis, including many Chaldean Christians, who were recently picked up by immigration officers and detained. “We are thankful and relieved that our clients will not be immediately sent to Iraq, where they […]

Bernie Sanders: Christophobe and (Indirectly) Islamophobe

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By sjalsevac@lifesitenews.com Bernie sees Christians who hold unpopular beliefs such as “abortion is murder,” or “marriage is only between a man and a woman,” as the only real threat to the secular paradise he wants to build. Read More: Lifesitenews

How Catholic culture can thrive on the internet

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Quebec City, Canada, Jun 23, 2017 / 01:01 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Social media can be difficult to navigate, but Catholics can reach out with a content-savvy approach that can truly engage people, young social media professionals told Catholic media leaders on Thursday. “The internet and particular our social media environment have created new genres,” Brantly […]