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Cardinal Parolin said he had seen the most recent video attributed to Islamic State in which the pope and Vatican are threatened.
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An undocumented mother of three U.S. citizens finds sanctuary in a New York City church. 

Sister Norma Pimentel, executive director of Catholic Charities of the Rio Grande Valley, and Cardinal Blase J. Cupich of Chicago greet asylum seekers at the Humanitarian Respite Center at Sacred Heart Church in McAllen, Texas, on Aug. 15. (CNS photo/courtesy Catholic Extension)
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Catholic News ServiceAugust 24, 2017
Cardinal Cupich of Chicago visited McAllen, Texas, to grant $100,000 for a new building to provide services for asylum seekers.
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The EditorsAugust 23, 2017
The president prefers to continue to campaign and stir up mobs instead of attempting to govern and serve the country.
An immigration rally takes place April 18 outside the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington. The U.S. bishops' migration committee chair in a July 18 statement urged President Donald Trump to "ensure permanent protection" for youth under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, or DACA. (CNS photo/Tyler Orsburn) 
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In the face of an emboldened white supremacy movement, I find the defensive posture of some conservatives more and more trying.
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WASHINGTON (CNS) -- The stories come in dribs and drabs on the evening news or in timelines via Twitter, but they're steady.