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Pope: People must never forget or repeat horrors of Holocaust

The cruelty of the Holocaust must never be repeated, Pope Francis said on the eve of the international day of commemoration in memory of the victims of the Holocaust.

In decisions, Breyer has opposed death penalty, supported right to abortion

Justice Stephen Breyer is planning to retire at the end of the court's term, according to a report first announced by NBC News.

U.S. bishop urges dialogue to ‘peacefully resolve’ crisis over Ukraine

As the United States and its NATO allies consider how best to respond to Russia's massive buildup of military forces and equipment along its border with Ukraine, the chairman of the U.S. bishops' international policy committee urged all parties to seek peace.

All urged to pray, work for ‘a post-Roe America’ that cherishes human life

If Roe falls, "my hope is that we will come together and seize this opportunity to create a post-Roe America where human life is cherished and cared for, and where the family is recognized as the true foundation of a just and prosperous society," said Los Angeles Archbishop José H. Gomez.

Bishop Williams — personal meaning to sacred symbols

When then-Father Joseph Williams’ appointment as auxiliary bishop was publicly announced Dec. 10, he concelebrated a morning Mass at the Cathedral of St. Paul in St. Paul with Archbishop Bernard Hebda and held a press conference immediately afterward.

Mother’s hope for Bishop Williams: He ‘stays close to Jesus’

Moments after her son’s episcopal ordination, Mary Williams, 71, smiled with joy and relief while sharing her hopes as Bishop Joseph Williams began his new ministry as auxiliary bishop of the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis.

At Bishop Williams’ ordination on St. Paul feast, Archbishop Hebda stresses conversion

While Bishop Joseph Williams is more likely to be found on a bicycle than on a horse like the Apostle Paul, Archbishop Bernard Hebda observed at Bishop Williams’ ordination Mass Jan. 25, the new bishop may relate to “Apostle to the Gentiles” — even in taking the Nov. 22 phone call announcing Pope Francis had appointed him bishop.

Ukrainians are afraid, but hope in the power of prayer, archbishop says

Archbishop Sviatoslav Shevchuk of Kyiv-Halych, Ukraine, major archbishop of the Ukrainian Catholic Church, knows his people are frightened.

Bishop-elect’s vespers service: ‘tomorrow he’ll be ordained a successor of the apostles’

Archbishop Bernard Hebda welcomed a nearly packed house to a vespers service the evening before Bishop-elect Joseph Williams’ Jan. 25 episcopal ordination. The archbishop’s remarks in English and Spanish reflected the languages spoken by the evening’s guests at the largely Latino St. Stephen parish in Minneapolis, where Bishop Williams has served as pastor since 2008.

Florida mom says reversal process for chemical abortion saved her baby

Serenity and grace are two things Kayla credits for saving the life of her new baby girl.