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    Jan 29, 2015

    Pope: Salvation is not for VIPs, it's offered to all God's people


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    By Carol Glatz, Catholic News Service
    VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- Christ showed that the way to draw close to God is not by putting down other people and creating an exclusive club, but by embracing and encouraging others to love and do good works, Pope Francis said.

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    Jan 29, 2015

    CHA brief urges U.S. Supreme Court to maintain health care subsidies


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    By Catholic News Service
    WASHINGTON (CNS) -- If the U.S. Supreme Court strikes down federal subsidies that have helped millions of people get health care coverage under the Affordable Care Act, it will be "an incredible cruelty," said the president and CEO of the Catholic Health Association.

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    Jan 29, 2015

    Feed my sheep: Archbishops to receive palliums at home with their flock


    (CNS file photo/Paul Haring)

    By Cindy Wooden, Catholic News Service
    VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- When Pope Francis celebrates the feast of Sts. Peter and Paul in June, he will set aside an element that has been part of the Mass for the past 32 years;

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    Jan 28, 2015

    Pope to dads: Play with your kids, be strong, loving, moral role models

    By Carol Glatz
    Catholic News Service
    (CNS photos/Paul Haring)

    VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- When their lives are all work and no play, men turn their children into "orphans" who lack a father to guide them, show them love and teach them values, Pope Francis said.


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