Pope Francis speaks with crew on International Space Station

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Pope Francis speaks with crew on International Space Station - (Vatican Radio) Pope Francisspoke via satellite link with the crew of the International Space Station on Thursday. Astronaut Randolph Bresnik of the US commands the current, 53rd ISS expedition, which has a complement of 5 mission specialists: Italian astronaut Paolo Nespoli; Russian astronauts Sergey Ryanzansky and Alexander Misurkin; and US astronauts Joe Acaba and Mark Vande Hei.....Read More

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Congress Urged To Remember The Poor And Strengthen Families In U.S. Bishop’s Letter On Tax Reform - WASHINGTON—In a letter today addressed to all members of Congress, Bishop Frank J. Dewane of Venice, Florida, chairman of the U.S. Bishops' Committee on Domestic Justice and Human Development, called for legislators to consider bedrock moral principles as they approach tax reform......Read More
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Denver Archbishop Addresses Dangers of Teen Social-Media Use, Suicide Spike
- DENVER — The growing problem of teen suicide is one that should be met with prayer and efforts to help young people develop healthy use of social media, said Archbishop Samuel Aquila of Denver in a recent column. “Suicide by teens in Colorado is tragically on the rise,” Archbishop Aquila said in an Oct. 24 column for the Denver Catholic......Read more