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Dennis Sadowski - Catholic News ServiceAugust 25, 2020
Officials reported that at least 12 people had died as Tropical Storm Laura lashed Haiti and the Dominican Republic with strong winds and torrential rains, causing widespread flooding in low-lying communities.
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Dennis Sadowski - Catholic News ServiceAugust 18, 2020
Cardinal Dolan will offer the prayer as the convention opens, the same day President Trump and Vice President Pence will be nominated as the GOP’s candidates for a second term.
A woman waits in line at Catholic Charities' Spanish Catholic Center parking lot in Washington July 15, 2020, to pick up free food supplies. Catholic Charities USA agencies have provided nearly $400 million in assistance during the first four months of the coronavirus pandemic. (CNS photo/Chaz Muth)
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Dennis Sadowski - Catholic News ServiceAugust 05, 2020
Catholic Charities agencies nationwide have provided nearly $400 million in emergency aid and services since March in response to the pandemic-induced economic recession.
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Dennis Sadowski - Catholic News ServiceAugust 04, 2020
Archbishop Takami: "As long as the idea that weapons are necessary for peacemaking persists, it will be difficult to even reduce the number of nuclear weapons, let alone to abolish nuclear weapons."
Empty pews are seen at St. Gabriel Catholic Church in Washington July 11, 2020. A report released July 16, 2020, by the Leadership Roundtable calls for the Vatican and the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops to "create structures and laws for ethical financial leadership." (CNS photo/Tyler Orsburn)
Faith News
Dennis Sadowski - Catholic News ServiceJuly 20, 2020
Recommendations focused on the development of plans for co-responsible governance of the church, transforming relationships within the church to build a "new culture of leadership" and welcoming young people into leadership roles.
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Dennis Sadowski - Catholic News ServiceJuly 16, 2020
A Notre Dame study on Americans' attitude toward abortion reveal some interesting aspects of the controversy that has roiled American society for decades.
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Dennis Sadowski - Catholic News ServiceJuly 13, 2020
The pandemic has had untold effects upon the spiritual and sacramental life of the church.
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Dennis Sadowski - Catholic News ServiceJune 24, 2020
Msgr. John E. Kozar, having completed nine years of service as head of the Catholic Near East Welfare Association, is retiring from his post and reflects on his time as CNEWA head and on what he plans to do next.
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Dennis Sadowski - Catholic News ServiceJune 23, 2020
With numerous closures, Catholic schools are also victims of the pandemic, and school administrators are working on the challenges of keeping other schools open and operating.
Elizabeth McAlister, right, is seen in this 2016 file photo at the Church of St. Francis Xavier in New York City's Chelsea neighborhood. (CNS photo/Gregory A. Shemitz)
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Dennis Sadowski - Catholic News ServiceJune 08, 2020
Liz McAlister was sentenced to three years of probation and ordered to pay restitution at the rate of $25 per month for the damage she and the other activists caused at the at the Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay.