January 20, 2017  |  By DAVID AGREN, CATHOLIC NEWS SERVICE

MEXICO CITY. A Catholic priest has been found dead in northern Mexico, marking another attack on clergy in a country where the widespread violence of the past decade has not spared church leaders.


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January 20, 2017  |  By KERRY PEETZ
The aftermath of the wind storm leaves many homeowners living in the Diocese of Colorado Springs asking, “Can these trees be saved?” The wind left trees broken, torn, gouged, stripped and shredded. At first glance it may look hopeless but unless the tree has been completely uprooted: patience and proper care is critical.
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January 20, 2017  |  By DAVE KOTTLER

"Unless a man starts afresh about things, he will certainly do nothing effective." Gilbert K. Chesterton


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January 20, 2017  |  
COLORADO SPRINGS. Catholic Schools Week is Jan. 29-Feb. 3 this year. The annual All Schools Mass, which will be celebrated by Bishop Michael Sheridan, is Feb. 3 at 10 a.m. at St. Dominic Parish in Security. Following is a listing of the various activities planned by schools in the diocese for Catholic Schools Week. 
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January 20, 2017  |  By FATHER TAD PACHOLCZYK
Men and women clearly need each other and naturally gravitate towards arrangements of mutual support and lives of shared intimacy. Because women are frequently the immediate guardians of the next generation, they have a particular need to ascertain if there will be steady support from a man prior to giving themselves sexually to him. The bond of marriage is ordered towards securing this critical element of ongoing commitment and support. Cohabitation, where a man and woman decide to live together and engage in sexual relations without marriage, raises a host of issues and concerns. Sex, of course, has a certain power all its own, and both sides may be tempted to play with it in ways that are potentially damaging, all the more so when they decide to cohabit.
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January 20, 2017  |  By CATHOLIC NEWS SERVICE
STEUBENVILLE, Ohio. Franciscan Father Michael Scanlan, whose name is almost synonymous with the Franciscan University of Steubenville, died Jan. 7 at Garvey Manor, a Catholic nursing home in  Hollidaysburg, Pennsylvania, after a long illness. He was 85.
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January 20, 2017  |  By MOST REV. MICHAEL SHERIDAN
In light of the confusion that seems to be surrounding the question of the reception of Holy Communion by divorced and remarried (without benefit of a decree of nullity) Catholics, I believe it incumbent on me as your bishop to once again clarify the perennial teaching and discipline of the Church in this matter. 
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January 20, 2017  |  By VERONICA AMBUUL
COLORADO SPRINGS. The Diocese of Colorado Springs’ Office of Marriage and Family Life is sponsoring a retreat for married couples Feb. 3-4 at Holy Apostles Parish. Father Jacques Philippe,  a France-based priest of the Community of the Beatitudes, will lead the retreat.
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January 20, 2017  |  By AMY PARTAIN
COLORADO SPRINGS. Living out one’s faith is the number one priority of Christians everywhere. However, busy lives and an array of choices can make it difficult to know the best way to live out that faith. “Embrace 2017: Vocations Day,” to be held at St. Mary’s High School on Jan. 31, seeks to help the Catholic youth of Colorado Springs learn to discern God’s will for their lives as they continue their faith journey.
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