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    Jul 23, 2014

    U.S. AIDS official praises church efforts, warns against stigma against gays

    Story and photos by Paul Jeffrey, Catholic News Service
    MELBOURNE, Australia (CNS) -- The U.S. government global AIDS coordinator praised faith-based groups for their action to combat AIDS but warned against

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    Jul 22, 2014

    Papal puzzler: Leo XIII anonymously published riddles in Latin

    By Carol Glatz
    Catholic News Service
    (CNS photos/Library of Congress)

    VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- Going by the pseudonym "X," Pope Leo XIII anonymously crafted poetic puzzles in Latin for a Roman periodical at the turn of the 19th century.

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    Jul 22, 2014

    Catholic leaders speak out about policy toward migrant kids, families


    (CNS photo/Nancy Wiechec)

    By Patricia Zapor, Catholic News Service
    WASHINGTON (CNS) -- A Latin America expert for Catholic Relief Services, the head of the bishops' migration committee and the president of a

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    Jul 22, 2014

    Squiturles, piggaroos, other ‘weird animals’ appear at vacation Bible camp

    Story and photos by Julie Beaulieu
    EAST LONGMEADOW – Squiturles, piggaroos, peacrocks, plattipines, guerrillians, tigaraffes, pandiflies, elephunnies and a bearded dragon


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