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Chicago faithful pay final respects to Cardinal George

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Date: April 25, 2015
Chicago, Ill., Apr 25, 2015 / 06:42 am (EWTN News/CNA).- As Cardinal Francis George of Chicago was laid to rest Thursday, religious and lay members of the archdiocese revered him as a caring shepherd who wouldn't let cancer get in the way of his ministry.
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Leader, son, friend: Cardinal George remembered through the eyes of his superior

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Date: April 24, 2015
Chicago, Ill., Apr 24, 2015 / 05:23 am (EWTN News).- A strong leader, yet humble. Approachable, yet not preoccupied with a desire to be liked. A high-ranking prelate and intellectual powerhouse, yet a friend to the poor who embraced the sufferings in his own life.
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Marriage march in DC expects diverse, wide-ranging support

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Date: April 23, 2015
Washington D.C., Apr 23, 2015 / 04:53 am (EWTN News/CNA).- People from a variety of faiths and backgrounds will unite in Washington, D.C., April 25 to uphold marriage as the union of a man and a woman in the third annual March for Marriage.
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Cardinal George praised at funeral for faith, conviction, courage in suffering

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Date: April 23, 2015
Chicago, Ill., Apr 23, 2015 / 02:04 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Chicago's Cardinal Francis George received everything good from God and these gifts must now be passed on by those who mourn him, said the homilist at his funeral on Thursday.
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Remembering Kenneth Whitehead: Catholic writer and higher ed commentator

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Date: April 22, 2015
Denver, Colo., Apr 22, 2015 / 01:01 am (EWTN News).- Kenneth Whitehead, a Catholic activist, author and diplomat, passed away on April 16 at the age of 84. His past colleagues remembered his insight and kindness.
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College's transformed church hopes to help students be saints

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Date: April 21, 2015
Lincoln, Neb., Apr 21, 2015 / 05:45 am (EWTN News/CNA).- On a Friday night in spring of 2010, nearly 150 Catholic students at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln gathered at their Newman Center to share their ideas for a remodeling project.
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Confirmed priest abuse allegations in single digits for 2014

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Date: April 21, 2015
Washington D.C., Apr 21, 2015 / 01:01 am (EWTN News/CNA).- There are tens of thousands of Catholic clergy in the U.S. ? but there were fewer than 10 substantiated allegations of clergy sex abuse committed in the 2013-2014 audit period, according to the U.S. bishops' latest report.
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New San Diego bishop: Don't remove Junipero Serra from US Capitol

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Date: April 20, 2015
San Diego, Calif., Apr 20, 2015 / 11:31 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Bishop Robert McElroy, the new head of the San Diego diocese, has criticized a proposal to remove the statue of pioneering California missionary and soon-to-be saint Father Junipero Serra from the U.S. Capitol.
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Will the US greet first Latino Pope by kicking out Junipero Serra?

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Date: April 20, 2015
Rome, Italy, Apr 20, 2015 / 06:02 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- As the U.S. prepares for Pope Francis' trip later this year, one Vatican official says efforts to remove the statue of Spanish missionary Blessed Junipero Serra from the capital offers a poor welcome for history's first Latin American pontiff.
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International religious freedom bill hopes to fight terrorism, promote security

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Date: April 19, 2015
Washington D.C., Apr 19, 2015 / 05:45 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- A bill boosting promotion of religious freedom abroad could deter terror groups like ISIS, protect vulnerable minorities and foster global security, advocates say.
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