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Four cardinals made public a letter they sent to the Pope asking him to clarify aspects of Amoris Laetitia (CNS)

Greek Bishop Fragkiskos Papamanolis has written an open letter to cardinals who asked for clarification on Amoris Laetitia

Archbishop Antje Jackelen, primate of the Lutheran Church in Sweden, and Cardinal Kurt Koch, president of the Pontifical Council for Promoting Christian Unity, are seen as Pope Francis arrives in Malmo (CNS)

Cardinal Kurt Koch acknowledged the difficulties faced by Catholic-Lutheran married couples unable to share the sacrament of Communion

Cardinal Robert Sarah (CNS)

The cardinal condemned the ‘ideological clash of factions’ over ad orientem worship

Bishop Thomas Olmsted at last year's 'Honor Your Mother' event in downtown Phoenix (CNS)

Bishop Thomas Olmsted said conscience must be formed in accordance with ‘God’s word and the authoritative teaching of the Church’

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Pope Francis (CNS)

The pontiff tells general audience that the faithful must demonstrate kindness not just in thought but by deeds

A pilgrim holding a rosary raises her hands as she walks on her knees at Fatima (CNS)
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Cardinal Robert Sarah celebrates Mass in Haiti in 2010 (CNS)

The Vatican’s liturgy chief said priests should view the proposed change as ‘something good for the Church, something good for our people’

Mother Rosemae Pender

Mother Rosemae Pender, 94, had a heart attack while marking 75 years since she professed first vows

Eucharistic adoration at a prayer service for vocations at Immaculate Conception Seminary in Huntington, New York (CNS photo/Gregory A. Shemitz, Long Island Catholic) (May 29, 2013)

The ‘most real thing in our everyday existence should be the Eucharist’, according to author Francis J Pierson