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    Mar 5, 2015

    New York’s Cardinal Edward Egan dies at 82


    (CNS file photo/Paul Haring)

    Staff report
    NEW YORK – A press release posted online by the Archdiocese of New York has reported that Cardinal Edward Egan, archbishop emeritus of New York, died today, March 5, here. 

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    Mar 5, 2015

    Four national Catholic publications call for ending the death penalty


    (CNS photo/Brian Snyder, Reuters)

    By Catholic News Service
    WASHINGTON (CNS) -- Four nationally circulated Catholic publications called for abolishing the death penalty in the United States in a jointly published editorial.

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    Mar 5, 2015

    'Selma' prompts painful memories for Sister of St. Joseph who marched


    (CNS photos/Lisa Johston, St. Louis Review)

    By Dave Luecking, Catholic News Service
    ST. LOUIS (CNS) -- Sister Barbara Moore wanted to see the film "Selma," but by herself "because emotionally I knew it would probably be impactful."

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    Mar 5, 2015

    Teachers at Catholic schools honored for excellence

    Story and photos by Carolee McGrath
    SPRINGFIELD – Caroline Herron was in the middle of a fractions lesson with her fourth grade class at St. Michael’s Academy, here, when she had an unexpected knock at the door.


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