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Novemver 9, 2011
Diana von Glahn
13:57
March 3rd, 2011
Marie Joseph
14:43
Oct. 14, 2010
Fr. Michael Shea, C.M
26:16
May 26, 2010
Deacon Alvin A. Clay III
18:33

The Sacred Heart of Jesus Devotion

Catholic Professionals of Greater Philadelphia™ is dedicated to the Sacred Heart of Jesus.

Devotion to the Sacred Heart of Jesus represents acts of veneration of His physical heart, united to his divinity, as the symbol of his redemptive love.

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Over 200 Christians detained in Eritrea since May 

Thu, 2017-08-17 08:59

The death of a Christian woman in a prison camp in Eritrea has called attention to the arrests of scores of Christians.

Indian state of Jharkand passes anti-conversion bill 

Thu, 2017-08-17 06:02

Jharkhand was become the 7th state in India to enact legislation to limit religious conversions, despite heavy opposition from religious-freedom advocates.

Syriac Catholic patriarch laments US invasion of Iraq, Western aid to ‘moderate’ Syrian rebels 

Thu, 2017-08-17 05:55

Syriac Catholic Patriarch Ignace Joseph III Younan of Antioch said that Western support for “moderate” Syrian rebel factions has caused the devastation of the country.

Melbourne archbishop says he’s prepared to go to jail rather than divulge confessions 

Thu, 2017-08-17 05:48

Archbishop Denis Hart of Melbourne, Australia said that he would go to jail rather than obey a law requiring him to divulge the contents of a sacramental confession.

Teacher in landmark Philadelphia abuse case released 10 years early

Thu, 2017-08-17 05:32

A former teacher at a Catholic school in Philadelphia has been released from prison after a court overturned his conviction on charges of molesting a student.

US State Dept. publishes International Religious Freedom Report; Tillerson highlights ISIS genocide

Thu, 2017-08-17 05:19

The US State Department cited the Islamic State as for genocide in its annual report on religious freedom around the world.

Kenyan bishops plead for peace, fear post-election violence

Wed, 2017-08-16 06:51

The Catholic bishops of Kenya have called for calm in the wake of disputed general elections.

Scotland: Church leaders urge action against anti-Catholic hate crimes

Wed, 2017-08-16 05:53

Catholic leaders in Scotland are urging government officials to recognize a rising tide of “hate crimes” that target Catholics.

‘This is the land of Gandhi and Buddha’: India’s prime minister denounces religious violence

Wed, 2017-08-16 05:50

India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi called for an end to religious violence in a speech marking the 70th anniversary of India’s independence.

Jerusalem: Greek Orthodox patriarch decries court decision on sale of Church properties

Wed, 2017-08-16 05:45

Orthodox Patriarch Theophilos III of Jerusalem has condemned the decision of an Israeli court to uphold the sale of properties by his predecessor.

Prelate praises Uganda’s longtime ruler

Wed, 2017-08-16 05:35

A Catholic archbishop has praised Uganda’s President Yoweri Museveni for preserving the fragile peace in the African country.

Nigerian cardinal: Amoris Laetitia affirmed traditional Church teaching on receiving Holy Communion

Wed, 2017-08-16 05:25

A Nigerian cardinal has said that Amoris Laetitia upheld the Church’s traditional teaching that Catholics who are divorced and remarried cannot receive the Eucharist.

Bishops ‘very slow to change’ in confronting abuse, says lay leader of Catholic commission

Wed, 2017-08-16 05:20

The head of the Australian bishops’ commission on sexual abuse has said that she fears the Church has been only “partially cleansed and unreconstructed” despite months of intense public scrutiny.

New Jersey: judge affirms right of Catholic school to refuse to re-enroll student

Wed, 2017-08-16 05:14

A New Jersey judge has affirmed the right of a Catholic school to deny admission to two girls whose parents had twice filed suit against the school’s administration.

Father Sosa: Jesuits’ mission is fostering reconciliation with God, human beings, environment

Wed, 2017-08-16 05:06

The superior general of the Society of Jesus said that the Jesuits are called to work for reconciliation “on three levels: with God, with human beings, with the environment.”

Australian bishops: seal of Confession must be protected

Wed, 2017-08-16 04:53

The Australian Catholic bishops have indicated that they will not accept an infringement on the confessional seal.

Papal prayers for mud-slide victims in Sierra Leone

Wed, 2017-08-16 04:49

Pope Francis has offered his prayerful sympathy to the victims of deadly mud slides in Sierra Leone.

For assumption, Pope speaks on power of Mary’s humility

Wed, 2017-08-16 04:46

In his Angelus audience on August 15, the feast of the Assumption, Pope Francis spoke on the humility of the Virgin Mary, remarking that “humility is like an emptiness that leaves room for God.”

CWN closed for feast of the Assumption

Tue, 2017-08-15 01:28

The editorial offices of Catholic World News will be closed on Tuesday, August 15, as we celebrate the feast of the Assumption.

Crux contributor, editor apologize for ‘convert neurosis’ remarks

Mon, 2017-08-14 12:57

Austen Ivereigh, a contributor to the Crux news site, has apologized for a column in which he suggested that some Catholics who entered the Church as adults suffer from a “convert neurosis” that nourishes their conservative views.