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These priests and nuns are running a 5K for Catholic education

The clergy and faithful alike take part in Steps for Students, an annual fundraiser.

Novena prayer to St. Peregrine, patron of cancer patients

This prayer can be prayed by all those who are sick, especially cancer patients.

How setting boundaries can free you from guilt

This may just be one the best things you can do as a parent and as an individual.

7 Healthy foods that Jesus ate

Scriptures show Jesus' Mediterranean diet included figs, fish, lamb, wine, and olive oil.

Is the legality of assisted suicides driving up suicides in general?

Some experts speak of contagion effect, while academia and medical establishment ignore link.

You can now hike the Camino de Santiago from anywhere in the world

This "virtual Camino" uses online street view, postcards, and an interactive, real-time map to help you walk the world's most famous pilgrimage route.

Doctors at Vatican hospital undertook extraordinary operation to save 28-week unborn baby

Surgeries in-utero are a delicate process, making the extraordinary success of this procedure a sign of hope and a human triumph.

Pope Francis: Giving blood a “simple but very important act”

Pope says that encouraging blood donors is a way to encourage society to be sensitive to those in need.

How the Catholic Church founded the world’s oldest hospitals, a tradition that continues today

St. Fabiola was responsible for establishing the first hospital in the Western Roman Empire, built in Rome around 400.

Catholic doctor chooses to live with homeless people to protect them from coronavirus

Inspired by Mother Teresa, Dr. Thomas Huggett and his team care for at-risk populations, and the pandemic has increased their efforts greatly.

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