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Thumbnail benedict daswa credit namronpeter via flickr cc by nc nd 20 cna 9 13 15 Blessed Benedict Daswa: the South African martyred for rejecting witchcraft

Benedict Daswa, a South African catechist whose Christian opposition to witchcraft led to his murder in 1990, was beatified on Sunday as Catholic...

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Thumbnail julia greeley courtesy of denver catholic archives cna 1 27 16 For the ex-slave who blessed Denver, a path to sainthood opens

Denver, Colo., Dec 18, 2016 / 07:15 pm (CNA).- Julia Greeley was born into slavery in Hannibal, Missouri. But her cause for sainthood was opened on...

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Thumbnail benishangul gumuz people in their tradishional dress and musical instrument credityohannes wondirad via wikimedia cc by sa 40 cna How one young Ethiopian made 300 Christian converts

Bahir Dar, Ethiopia, Dec 7, 2016 / 12:02 am (CNA/EWTN News).- A distant part of Ethiopia last week celebrated the baptisms of 300 adult...

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Thumbnail inside a church unsplash cna Record-breaking year for the Coming Home Network

Birmingham, Ala., Dec 16, 2016 / 07:42 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Dedicated to serving Catholic converts, the network Coming Home, will meet the closing...

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Thumbnail arnebarbarasahlstrm shalomtv 090916 These converts met the Church through EWTN in the Middle East

Stockholm, Sweden, Sep 15, 2016 / 10:04 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Arne and Barbara Sahlstrom are a Swedish married couple, both brought up as Lutherans,...

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Thumbnail 20160329t1331 2424 cns easter vigil new catholics The seven gifts of converts

There’s been an interesting debate on the role of those new to the faith (including who can really be called a convert) and their opinions over the...

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Thumbnail mary alphonsa mother superior of the dominican sisters of hawthorne credit public domain via wikimedia commons cna Why Nathanial Hawthorne's daughter is now called a Servant of God

Hawthorne, New York, Jul 11, 2017 / 01:34 pm (National Catholic Register).- Nathaniel Hawthorne added the “w” to his last name because one of his...

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