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‘I thank God, who allowed me to make this journey as a pilgrim of peace and hope,’ the Holy Father said in St. Peter’s Square Sept. 11.
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Catholic News Agency
The Holy Father answered questions Sept. 10 from journalists on his way home to Rome.
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Hannah Brockhaus/CNA
An interreligious meeting with youth was held at the Maxaquene Pavilion in Maputo.
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Edward Pentin
During his six-day visit beginning tomorrow, the Holy Father will visit Mozambique, Madagascar and Mauritius.
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Anian Christoph Wimmer/CNA
Released in April, Pope Benedict’s essay described the impact of the sexual revolution as well as – independent from it – a collapse of moral theology in the 1960’s, before suggesting how the Church should respond by recognizing that “only obedience and love for our Lord Jesus Christ can point the way.”
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Father Raymond J. de Souza
COMMENTARY: The Aug. 21 ruling against Cardinal George Pell is catastrophic on multiple levels.
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Edward Pentin
Australian court’s Aug. 21 decision shocks his many supporters.
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Solène Tadié
The Pope’s decision to include these women in an all-male dicastery responds to a desire to better represent the various realities of consecrated life and to strengthen the presence of women in decision-making positions.
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Hannah Brockhaus/CNA
The U.S. Bishops address the tragic shootings calling them an ‘epidemic against life that we must, in justice, face.’
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Solène Tadié
The Missionaries of the Divine Revelation serve as guides for pilgrims in Rome, explaining the Catholic faith through timeless masterpieces and sacred images.
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Edward Pentin
Working through REPAM, which has been assigned a key role in organizing the synod, the German Church agencies have provided substantial funding related to the controversial upcoming Pan-Amazon synod.
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Edward Pentin
The donations don’t appear to involve an effort to purchase favors from the recipients, so they likely were permissible under Holy See standards.
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Joan Frawley Desmond
‘Male and Female He Created Them’ warns that an emphasis on gender identity over biological sex has sparked a ‘cultural revolution’ that must be met in the classroom with a reaffirmation of Christian truths and compassion.
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Edward Pentin
In the wake of the right-wing La Lega party’s triumph in Italy’s European parliamentary elections, many observers insist the Church hierarchy needs to be less hostile to such political perspectives.
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Courtney Grogan and Hannah Brockhaus/CNA
Highlights of the first day of May 31-June 2 papal journey.
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Victor Gaetan
NEWS ANALYSIS: The former Soviet bloc nation is a fragmented society still recovering from a harsh dictatorship that decimated trust between people.
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Edward Pentin
According to the most current version of Praedicate Evangelium (Preach the Gospel), the authority of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith would be reduced.
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Edward Pentin
Rome Life Forum gathers speakers to discuss the ramifications.
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Lauretta Brown
‘You Are the Light of the World’ to serve as starting point for U.S. bishops’ meeting.
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Edward Pentin
In an interview with the Register, the noted Catholic scholar explains what impelled him to sign the controversial letter and replies to some of the criticisms directed against it.
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Solène Tadié
Some of the new guards shared their special experience with the Register on the sidelines of the May 6 ceremonies.
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Joan Frawley Desmond
Many Church leaders agree that doctrinal confusion needs to be addressed, but strongly disagree that accusing Pope Francis of heresy will help remedy the situation.
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Victor Gaetan
NEWS ANALYSIS: The Balkan nation is troubled by deep political divisions and by tensions with its neighbors.
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Victor Gaetan
NEWS ANALYSIS: Bulgaria’s Catholic Church is small, but it has had monumental interactions with contemporary Church history and today, it exemplifies Christ’s hope that believers serve as “salt of the earth.”
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The Editors
EDITORIAL: Religious communities are in the crosshairs of extremist forces fueled by grotesque ideologies and personal grievances
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Edward Pentin
The cardinals who led the process of drafting the new papal document on Curial reform have disclosed details, ahead of its pending publication.
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Solène Tadié
The 28 well-worn marble steps that are said to have been traversed by Jesus during his passion were uncovered in Rome April 11 following a restoration project.
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Solène Tadié
Women victims of modern slavery and those in prison will be at the center of Pope Francis’ attention during Holy Week.
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Pope Emeritus Benedict
SPECIAL TO THE REGISTER
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Edward Pentin
In a German-language essay published Thursday, the pope emeritus provides a way forward.