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Biden’s inaugural address calls for Americans to work for unity

WASHINGTON (CNS) — In his inaugural address Jan. 20, President Joe Biden said he is...

Bishops: Despite meeting online, they can show solidarity with Holy Land

JERUSALEM (CNS) — Bishops from three continents met virtually with Catholics in the Holy Land...

UPDATE: USCCB president prays God grants Biden ‘wisdom, courage’ to lead nation

As Joe Biden prepared to be inaugurated as the 46th U.S. president, Archbishop José H....

Pope prays Biden works to heal divisions, promote human dignity

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — Pope Francis prayed that President Joe Biden would work to heal...

UPDATE: Leaders of both parties join Biden, Harris for Mass of thanksgiving

WASHINGTON (CNS) — Hours before his inauguration as president, Joe Biden and incoming Vice President...

World needs Christians to show what journey toward unity looks like, pope says

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — Unity requires prayer, love and fighting the devil, who always sows...

Vatican begins vaccinating residents of its homeless shelters

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — As the Vatican health service continued vaccinating Vatican residents and employees...

At national memorial, Cardinal Gregory prays for all who died of COVID-19

WASHINGTON (CNS) — Saying the nation “reverently pauses in supplication to remember and to pray...

Joe Scheidler, known as ‘the godfather of pro-life activism,’ dies at 93

CHICAGO (CNS) — Joe Scheidler, founder of the Pro-Life Action League in Chicago and one...

UPDATE: ‘9 Days for Life’ novena for the protection of human life set for Jan. 21-29

WASHINGTON (CNS) — Catholics across the country are invited to take part in the “9...