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Mark Pattison - Catholic News ServiceSeptember 10, 2015
Asked what he might ask Pope Francis were he to be a guest on his new show, Colbert replied, "I would ask him about how love leads him to joy, or does love lead him to joy?"
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Mark Pattison - Catholic News ServiceSeptember 10, 2015
"We are gathered in solidarity and witness" to support the region's Christians who face "tragedy" every day. "Much, much needs to be said about what continues to happen in the Middle East."
Prison inmates at Curran-Fromhold Correctional Facility in Philadelphia pray during a Mass in mid-January. Pope Francis has a planned visit to the prison Sept. 27 during his two-day visit to the city. (CNS photo/Sarah Webb, CatholicPhilly.com)
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Mark Pattison - Catholic News ServiceAugust 04, 2015
Although mentioned in one of Jesus' parables, only a very hardy few visit prisoners.
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Mark Pattison - Catholic News ServiceJuly 31, 2015
Over 25 years, people with the lowest amount of physical activity tended to show the most cognitive decline.
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Mark Pattison - Catholic News ServiceJuly 28, 2015
Troops can still select unit leaders based on their religious principles.
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Mark Pattison - Catholic News ServiceJuly 27, 2015
Polling may show that Americans are roughly split on President Obama's overall job performance as president, but his visit to El Reno and the commutations show evidence of an emerging consensus that sentences are too harsh and that many prisoners are locked up for far longer than necessary.
Outside the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, S.C., June 21. Nine African-Americans were shot to death by a young white man at an evening Bible study inside the church on June 17. (CNS photo/Brian Snyder)
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Mark Pattison - Catholic News ServiceJune 26, 2015
Lisa Sharon Harper, director of organizing for the Sojourners community in Washington, defined "America's original sin" as "racial hierarchy" at a June 15 conference on solidarity and faith issues in the nation's capital.Two days later, that sin reappeared in a shocking a
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Mark Pattison - Catholic News ServiceJune 09, 2015
An Associated Press survey of abortion in the United States this decade has revealed that the number of abortions has gone down by 12 percent since 2010.
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Mark Pattison - Catholic News ServiceMay 13, 2015
President Barack Obama, a late addition to a Catholic-evangelical summit at Georgetown University on overcoming poverty, said events like those in Ferguson, Missouri, and in Baltimore demonstrate a need to "refocus attention on poverty."Obama, speaking May 12, said, "We have been stuc
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Mark Pattison - Catholic News ServiceFebruary 12, 2015
From parish halls to the Pentagon, climate change is gaining attention.