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HUTCHINSON, Kan. — Cesar Gonzalez and friends practiced almost every day for about three months, and it showed when they took to the dance floor.
Francis is trying to start dialogue, not issue decrees.
Speaker of House's tears may as well have been for dysfunctional body.
Fundamentalist nationalism from any religion, including Christianity, damages democracy.
OMAHA, Neb. — Archdiocese of Omaha schools has seen an increase in student enrollment for the first time in 17 years, signaling the success of efforts to reverse a steady decline, according to school system officials.
WICHITA, Kan. — A Kansas priest charged Tuesday with stealing nearly $151,000 from two parishes and the Catholic Diocese of Wichita used the money to fund his gambling, federal prosecutors alleged.
EAU CLAIRE, Wis. — Religious waiver forms that will be distributed this week to all 72 counties in Wisconsin are expected to resolve a dispute over building codes between Eau Claire County and its Amish community.
DES MOINES, Iowa — The Des Moines bishop has told a Des Moines Catholic group to cease Mass services because it let a woman preside over sacrament in December.
CARMEL, Ind. — Hundreds of people attended dedication ceremonies over the weekend for Indiana's first temple of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
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CINCINNATI — Cincinnati's archbishop has outlined how parishes and offices in the Cincinnati archdiocese are responding to Pope Francis' recent entreaty to preserve the earth.
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MINNEAPOLIS — Victims of alleged sexual abuse by clergy in the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis have filed more than 400 claims against the archdiocese in federal bankruptcy court, according to attorneys for victims and the archdiocese.
INDIANAPOLIS — The Catholic Archdiocese of Indianapolis is eliminating fees for marriage annulments, a step that follows comments by Pope Francis that the church should make it easier for some divorced Catholics to remarry.
PIERRE, S.D. — The attorney for a western South Dakota woman attempting to stop a polygamous sect from using more water at its compound says evidence about the secretive group's faith and background is relevant to whether regulators should grant the request.
DETROIT — A statue of a homeless Jesus sleeping on a park bench has been unveiled in front of a downtown Detroit church that serves as a warming center for the homeless.
ST. PAUL, Minn. — Archbishop John Nienstedt's leadership of the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis unraveled over a painful two years.
OMAHA, Neb. — The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Omaha announced Monday that it has completed its investigation into the life and virtue of the Rev. Edward Flanagan, another step in efforts to have sainthood declared for the founder of Boys Town.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A former youth ministry volunteer at a Catholic parish faces charges accusing him of encouraging children to view pornography on cellphones and other electronic devices he gave them.