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Lots of high fives: Philly celebrates announcement of Pope's visit

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Date: November 18, 2014
Philadelphia, Pa., Nov 18, 2014 / 06:47 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Pope Francis' official confirmation of a visit to Philadelphia in 2015 has stoked great Catholic enthusiasm and prompted hopes that a papal visit will reinvigorate the archdiocese.
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Remember the 'least of these' in spending cuts, bishops tell Congress

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Date: November 18, 2014
Washington D.C., Nov 18, 2014 / 05:40 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- As the 113th Congress enters the "lame-duck" session before newly-elected members take office, the U.S. Bishops are urging that a "circle of protection" be enacted around budget programs focusing on the poor.
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New Chicago archbishop: Be authentic, leave your comfort zone

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Date: November 18, 2014
Chicago, Ill., Nov 18, 2014 / 05:06 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Newly installed Chicago Archbishop Blase J. Cupich's first public homily stressed the importance of personal witness "with joy and compassion," purified of "anger, harshness and fear."
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Retiring Cardinal George opens up on faith, freedom and death

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Date: November 18, 2014
Chicago, Ill., Nov 18, 2014 / 01:58 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- As he enters retirement, Cardinal Francis George of Chicago noted the importance of living faith in the truth, reflecting on his time as archbishop, the approach of death, and advice for his successor, Archbishop-designate Blase Cupich.
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You are my legacy, Cardinal George tells Chicago at final Mass

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Date: November 17, 2014
Chicago, Ill., Nov 17, 2014 / 06:28 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Cardinal Francis George celebrated his last public Mass as Archbishop of Chicago on Sunday, thanking the people of Chicago for being God's "gift" to him.
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For one young Catholic, music is an apostolate of beauty

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Date: November 15, 2014
Ann Arbor, Mich., Nov 15, 2014 / 05:46 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- An up-and-coming Catholic musician in Michigan aims to expose listeners to God in the same way she did during her school years ? through beauty found in "truly good" forms of art.
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US bishops elect delegates to synod: Kurtz, Chaput, DiNardo, Gomez

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Date: November 14, 2014
Baltimore, Md., Nov 14, 2014 / 12:38 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Meeting in Baltimore for their annual fall meeting, the U.S. bishops have selected their choices for delegates to next year's Synod on the Family, sources have confirmed to EWTN News.
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Court rejects Catholic concerns about new contraception mandate rules

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Date: November 14, 2014
Washington D.C., Nov 14, 2014 / 06:48 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- A U.S. appeals court ruled Friday against Catholic organizations with objections to the Obama administration's latest opt-out rules for mandated contraceptive and sterilization health insurance coverage.
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Pro-life? Then keep immigrant families together, bishops implore

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Date: November 14, 2014
Baltimore, Md., Nov 14, 2014 / 05:49 am (EWTN News/CNA).- In the wake of the mid-term elections last week, the U.S. Bishops urged Congress and President Obama to work together on timely immigration reform that respects families and human dignity.
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Democracy and rights in Burma? Not without religious freedom

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Date: November 14, 2014
Washington D.C., Nov 14, 2014 / 05:28 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- The U.S. must make religious freedom a top priority with Burma if there is hope for the southeast Asian country to make progress as a rights-based democracy, said a leader in religious liberty.
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