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Juan Luis CalderónJune 28, 2017
Jesús no era un solitario autosuficiente y egocéntrico, sino alguien que necesitaba estar con otros.
Pope Francis embraces Cardinal Juan Jose Omella of Barcelona, Spain, as the pontiff leads a consistory in St. Peter's Basilica at the Vatican June 28. The Spaniard was one of five men elevated to cardinal at the service. (CNS photo/Paul Haring)
Faith Vatican Dispatch
Gerard O'ConnellJune 28, 2017
Jesus “has not called you to become ‘princes’ in the church,” the pope said, but “to serve like him and with him.”
Pope Francis greets the crowd as he leaves his general audience in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican on June 28. (CNS photo/Paul Haring)
Politics & Society News
Labor unions must guard and protect workers, but also defend the rights of those "outside the walls," Pope Francis said.
Mali bishop Jean-Gabriel Diarra listens to question during an interview with The Associated Press in Rome on Tuesday, June 27, 2017.  (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)
Faith News
An ailing Mali archbishop facing allegations of financial impropriety assured the Vatican on Tuesday he plans to show up at St. Peter's Basilica to be made a cardinal by Pope Francis.
African migrants gather at the Caritas diocesan center in Palmero, Sicily, on June 1. (CNS photo/Dale Gavlak)
Politics & Society News
The latest survivors of the dangerous sea voyage across the Mediterranean from Libya as European Union leaders expressed alarm at the rising numbers of migrants flooding into Italy.
Karen Ervin, Theresa Jordan and Laurie Malashanko pause in prayer before the altar at the Cathedral of the Most Blessed Sacrament in Detroit on June 24. They were consecrated into the Catholic Church's order of virgins. (CNS photo/Joel Breidenbach)
Faith News
This particular ceremony of consecration had never been performed before within the Archdiocese of Detroit.