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St. Paul priest plans to auction coveted baseball cards to aid low-income students

A baseball card collection worth thousands of dollars was a split second away from being dropped into a trash can and disappearing forever in a landfill.

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Three new books explain pope’s approach to facing world’s tribulations

New books by Pope Francis, the spiritual leader of over 1 billion Catholics and a worldwide leader, provide guidance and encouragement for readers.

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Saint of the Week: Katharine Drexel

For more than 40 years, she led the Sisters of the Blessed Sacrament, using her fortune to establish numerous missions and schools for Indians and African Americans.

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Heroes of love: New pathway open for future saints

Pope Francis has yet to sign decrees in sainthood causes that follow the new path he approved in 2017, that of giving one's life in a heroic act of loving service to others.

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Catholic Extension initiative aims to help 1,000 poorest parishes in U.S.

It's the Catholic Kinship Initiative -- Parishes United Across America, and it's designed to match financially stable parishes with a poor parish in another part of the country.

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Cardinal’s Lenten meditation: Conversion is call to renew, rekindle faith

In his meditation, Cardinal Raniero Cantalamessa talked about how the meaning of "conversion" changed in the New Testament.

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