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Response to sexual abuse crisis tops agenda for USCCB fall assembly

The firestorm surrounding the clergy sex abuse crisis and the way some bishops handled allegations of abuse against priests will be an important part of the agenda of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops' fall general assembly.

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Justice Department opens investigation into abuse claims in Pennsylvania

The Archdiocese of Philadelphia has received a subpoena as part of a federal grand jury investigating allegations of child sexual abuse and a cover-up of such claims, church officials confirmed Oct. 18.

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Without a doubt: Pope shares his thinking on key synod themes

As the Synod of Bishops on "young people, the faith and vocational discernment" was continuing at the Vatican, the pope tackled some of the synod's key questions when he met Oct. 13 with seminarians from the Lombardy region of northern Italy.

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Sunday Scripture readings: Oct. 21, 2018

Twenty-ninth Sunday in Ordinary Time
First reading: Is 53:10-11
Second reading: Heb 4:14-16
Gospel: Mk 10:35-45

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Delegates from U.S. offer their perspectives at synod

Young people today are telling Catholic leaders that if they want to persuade the young to follow Christ and pursue a vocation, church leaders must be models of Gospel behavior, said the head of the De La Salle Christian Brothers.

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Actress says film captured St. Romero’s humanity, inner struggle, courage

Over the years, Ana Alicia has seen her past television and film work rebroadcast, introducing the actress to new generations of fans.

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