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Hundreds flock to conference looking to revive parish life

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Date: September 1, 2014
Denver, Colo., Sep 1, 2014 / 01:24 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Some 500 Catholic leaders and their pastors from across the United States met recently at the first-ever Amazing Parish conference in Denver to brainstorm and swap ideas about improving parish life.
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PBS raked over decision to air late-term abortion film

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Date: August 30, 2014
Washington D.C., Aug 30, 2014 / 03:35 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Pro-life advocates have strongly objected to PBS' decision broadcast the documentary "After Tiller," saying it wrongly downplays the "gravely unjust" and deadly nature of abortion.
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Knights co-launch film on hope among Haiti's young amputees

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Date: August 29, 2014
New Haven, Conn., Aug 29, 2014 / 01:02 am (EWTN News/CNA).- The Knights of Columbus partnered with Connecticut-based EVTV to produce a documentary on hope and healing of Haitian children injured in the catastrophic 2010 earthquake that rocked the country.
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Successful Okla. lawsuit could stop future black masses

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Date: August 28, 2014
Oklahoma City, Okla., Aug 28, 2014 / 05:49 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- A lawyer who helped recover a stolen Host that organizers of an Oklahoma City black mass intended to desecrate said that the Church's legal victory could have far-reaching effects.
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US bishops to honor 50th anniversary of civil rights milestones

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Date: August 28, 2014
Washington D.C., Aug 28, 2014 / 01:41 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- The U.S. bishops are encouraging commemorations of the 50th anniversary of milestones in the African-American Civil Rights Movement, saying they should inspire further work for the common good.
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Archbishop: Be vigilant against US religious freedom threats

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Date: August 27, 2014
Orlando, Fla., Aug 27, 2014 / 12:48 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Amidst increasing violent religious persecution in the Middle East and Africa, it is vital for Christians in the U.S. to remain on guard of their own freedoms, said Archbishop William Lori of Baltimore.
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San Diego's Bishop Flores undergoing cancer treatment

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Date: August 27, 2014
San Diego, Calif., Aug 27, 2014 / 11:13 am (EWTN News/CNA).- The Diocese of San Diego has announced that Bishop Cirilo Flores is now being treated for prostate cancer, as he continues dealing with effects of a stroke that occurred four months ago.
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EWTN series to profile Catholics who 'come home'

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Date: August 27, 2014
Roswell, Ga., Aug 27, 2014 / 09:02 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- The evangelization group Catholics Come Home is set to premiere a 13-episode television series that fosters engagement in the "New Evangelization" and interviews people who have recently returned to the Catholic faith.
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Law group defends pro-life students restricted to college 'speech zone'

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Date: August 27, 2014
Mobile, Ala., Aug 27, 2014 / 02:38 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- A student group at the University of South Alabama is challenging the university administration after being told its pro-life display must be limited to the school's small "speech zone."
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Pope names Philly bishop to head Toledo diocese

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Date: August 26, 2014
Toledo, Ohio, Aug 26, 2014 / 12:40 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Pope Francis on Tuesday named Auxiliary Bishop Daniel E. Thomas of Philadelphia to be the next bishop of Ohio's Diocese of Toledo.
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