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Famous French priest Abbé Pierre accused of sexual assault and harassment

Abbé Pierre died at the age of 94 in 2007. He is now accused of sexually assaulting and harassing numerous women. / Credit: Wim van Rossem for Anefo, CC0, via Wikimedia Commons Washington, D.C. Newsroom, Jul 19, 2024 / 17:23 pm...

Pope Francis’ desire for Olympics is to foster world peace, which is ‘seriously threatened’

“The Olympic Games are, by their very nature, about peace, not war,” Pope Francis emphasized, noting that “the five intertwined rings represent the spirit of fraternity that should characterize the Olympic event and sporting competition in general.” / Credit: Ibex73,...

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Bishop reminds vacationers: Only in God does the soul find rest

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In France, the great Jubilee of the Sacred Heart at Paray-le-Monial draws crowds

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Euro 2024: Bishops highlight the faith of the coach of Spain’s victorious soccer team

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Sicilian city celebrates 400th year of feast of St. Rosalia

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Stained-glass window dedicated to Blessed Carlo Acutis creates a stir in English parish

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St. Henry II, the German king who became patron of the Benedictine Oblates

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Gun found in abandoned suitcase before papal visit to Trieste, Italy

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Coach says making sign of the cross before game ‘is not superstition, it’s faith’

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Church-builders Louis and Zélie Martin: St. Thérèse’s incomparable parents

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The St. Benedict medal: a defense against demonic attacks

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Firefighters quell blaze at French cathedral

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Italy’s prime minister proposes aid for women in financial straits who reject abortion

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