Corporal Works Of Mercy

Thumbnail missionary of mercy cna A Missionary of Mercy’s advice for priests after Jubilee

Rome, Italy, Nov 19, 2016 / 04:04 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Having spent the Holy Year fulfilling his mandate as one of Pope Francis’ Missionaries of...

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Thumbnail christian service awards  los angeles 2017 Annual Mass honors high school seniors and teachers for outstanding community service

Coming from a big family, high school senior Karen Galicia is used to looking after other children. It was a natural fit when she started...

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Thumbnail shutterstock 274566236 Caring for creation – central to Pope Francis’ papacy

As the first pope in history to write an encyclical letter on the environment, Pope Francis demonstrated to the Catholic Church and world, the...

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Thumbnail billy colbert sm dignity health Dignity Health’s Inland Empire hospitals host early Thanksgiving celebrations for those in need

More than 150 Dignity Health employees and volunteers served nearly 1,000 traditional Thanksgiving meals, complete with turkey and all the...

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Thumbnail chiesa san callisto interno credit lor cna Dinner and a warm place to sleep: How Rome is reaching out to the homeless

Rome, Italy, Jan 15, 2017 / 04:02 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- As colder weather settled over Rome last week, two area charities have found ways to reach...

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Thumbnail pope francis met with street children during his visit to the philippines on january 16 2015 credit ansa losservatore romano cna For first World Day of the Poor, Francis encourages personal encounter

Vatican City, Jun 13, 2017 / 04:35 am (CNA/EWTN News).- In his message for the first World Day of the Poor, Pope Francis said that the suffering...

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Thumbnail orphans in india miracle foundation credit lynne dobson cna 1 How one organization hopes to revolutionize orphanages

Rome, Italy, Feb 17, 2017 / 06:01 am (CNA/EWTN News).- The Catholic Church puts a lot of effort into having excellent schools and hospitals, but...

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Thumbnail giving credit sayan puangkham shutterstock cna How to live out the Year of Mercy, according to this English bishop

Brighton, U.K., Oct 4, 2016 / 06:17 am (CNA/EWTN News).- What is the proper Catholic response to the Jubilee Year of Mercy? Put simply, the...

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Thumbnail cardinal timothy dolan of new york 15 visits a displacement center in dawodiya iraq on april 10 2016 credit elise harris cna 4 10 16 Humanitarian needs going unmet in Iraq, Catholic leaders tell Congress

Washington D.C., Nov 30, 2016 / 06:02 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Given new and expanded humanitarian crises in Iraq and elsewhere, Congress should...

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Thumbnail jesuit ministires help homeless la Jesuit ministries seek to make a collective impact to help the homeless

Homelessness has many faces in the City of Angels. It’s a harsh reality faced by many veterans, seniors, foster youths, the unemployed, working...

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Thumbnail 20161010t0941 5717 cns hurricane relief struggle Long-suffering, hurricane ravaged Haiti

The geographical distance between the richest country in the Western Hemisphere and the poorest is only about 700 miles. But the economic distance...

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Thumbnail marycrest manor carmelites Marycrest and the measure of worth

What are you worth? That question can be answered chemically, financially and socially. Chemically, the compounds that make up the human body are...

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Thumbnail banner gettyimages 2642002 New book calls us to follow in the footsteps of St. Teresa of Kolkata...and Christ

Remember this Christmas, as you are being inundated with material pressures, that the Incarnation of God in Jesus Christ is the greatest of all...

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Thumbnail homeless los angeles No way home: Transitional housing cuts leave shelters scrambling

The gray metal Toyota van stops at a cracked sidewalk bordering Echo Park. The two women religious in dark blue habits from the Good Shepherd...

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Thumbnail priests concelebrate with pope francis during the chrism mass in st peters basilica march 24 2016 credit alexey gotovskiy cna Pope extends Jubilee mandate on abortion, SSPX confession

Rome, Italy, Nov 21, 2016 / 04:00 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Although the Jubilee of Mercy has ended, Pope Francis has decided that some of the novelties...

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Thumbnail pope francis greets pilgrims in st peters square during the wednesday general audience on april 16 2014 credit daniel ibanez cna 6 cna 12 11 15 Pope Francis explains why your money won't save you

Vatican City, Feb 4, 2017 / 02:18 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Pope Francis warned of the “hidden victims” of capitalism, the idolatry of money and false...

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Vatican City, Mar 31, 2017 / 09:16 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Although the Jubilee Year of Mercy has officially ended, Pope Francis today made a surprise...

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Thumbnail pope interview cna Pope Francis to the laity: go out and evangelize, or buy mothballs

Los Angeles, Calif., Jan 29, 2017 / 10:01 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- When asked in a new interview what specific mission he has for the laity, Pope...

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