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PHILADELPHIA (CNA/EWTN News) — Pope Francis this morning met with 5 survivors of sexual abuse during his visit to Philadelphia, telling bishops afterward that the evil acts can no longer remain in silence, and promised his personal vigilance in protecting minors.

The University of Mary is partnering with a state university to produce educated and skilled engineers who will meet the extremely high demand for work in specialized engineering disciplines.

UNTIED NATIONS (CNA/EWTN News) — On Friday Pope Francis told members of the United Nations that there is no room for “ideological colonization” in their agenda, and stressed the need to go beyond policies to concrete solutions in caring for the poor and vulnerable, as well as the environment.


Clients who take advantage of Adult Day Health Services through the Foundation for Senior Living got a chance to support a public service ad that can help family caregivers receive vouchers that enable them to seek respite and their loved one to still receive top-notch care.

WASHINGTON (CNA/EWTN News) — There is no social or moral justification for homelessness, but we can find solace and meaning in the Incarnation, Pope Francis said Thursday during a visit to Catholic Charities in Washington, D.C.

In Arizona, where there are more than 17,000 children in foster care, the most being in Maricopa County, Dcn. Tift and Denise, who serve at Christ the King Parish in Mesa, have opened their hearts and home to make a difference in the lives of approximately 50 children and young adults for the past 21 years.

WASHINGTON (ACI) — En el vuelo que lo llevó de Cuba a Washington, D.C., el Papa Francisco respondió ante los periodistas que lo acompañan a quienes lo acusan de ser un antipapa, comunista y hasta cuestionan que sea católico.

Don't miss a minute of Pope Francis' historic U.S. visit or the World Meeting of Families!


This video highlights the mission of Service Learning Projects that takes University of Notre Dame students across the country to encounter those on the margins, including guests at André House in Phoenix.

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