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'The Choice' film is a positive contribution to the culture

Movie review: Nicholas' Sparks 11th book to be made into a movie continues his artistic trajectory toward telling stories that "feel authentic and honest to the world in which we live."

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The Field Hospital: Covering parish life throughout America

The Field Hospital: Ariz. group works with women who have had abortions; Ore. deacon distributes goods in Democratic Republic of the Congo; Parishioners hear a first-person miracle survival...

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Faith & Parish

Massive overhaul slated for Chicago archdiocese

NCR Today: The Chicago Tribune reports that that the archdiocese of Chicago could close many of its churches by 2030, as the result of a "radical overhaul."

People

New bishop ordained for Houston-based ordinariate for former Anglicans

Bishop Steven J. Lopes was installed as first bishop of the Personal Ordinariate of the Chair of St. Peter to serve former Anglicans living full communion with the Catholic Church.

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'The Choice' film is a positive contribution to the culture

Movie review: Nicholas' Sparks 11th book to be made into a movie continues his artistic trajectory toward telling stories that "feel authentic and honest to the world in which we live."

In a first, Francis to meet Russian Orthodox patriarch during Mexico trip

In an unprecedented push for wider Christian unity, Pope Francis will meet with Russian Patriarch Kirill in Cuba in February.

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The Catholic vote in 2016

Faith and Justice: After the Iowa caucuses, how will Catholics vote in the Republican and Democratic primaries? Catholic voters make a difference in...

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In February prayer video, Pope Francis pleads for creation care, 'a new way of living'

Eco Catholic: "What is happening in the world we live in?" Francis asks in the video, the new medium for monthly prayer intentions. 

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January 29-February 11, 2016

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