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Tuesday, May 22, 2018
Immaculate Conception marks 90th anniversary of its founding
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Archbishop Emeritus Daniel A. Cronin, principal celebrant of a Mass at the Basilica of the Immaculate Conception in Waterbury on May 20, Pentecost Sunday, speaks to the congregation as it celebrates I...

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Anthony Federico is ordained a transitional deacon
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Deacon Anthony Federico distributes holy Communion on May 19 at Annunciation Parish in Newington after being ordained to the transitional diaconate by Auxiliary Bishop Emeritus Peter A. Rosazza.

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Catholic young adult ministry leaders discuss 'unique moment' in church
  Catholic leaders are seen May 16 during the National Young Adult Ministry Summit at the St. John Paul II National Shrine in Washington. (CNS photo/Tyler Orsburn) WASHINGTON (CNS) -- About 130 ...

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Pope will create 14 new cardinals in June
Pope Francis arrives in procession to celebrate Mass marking the feast of Pentecost in St. Peter's Basilica at the Vatican May 20. The pope at his "Regina Coeli" announced that he will create 14 new c...

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All of Chile's bishops offer resignations after meeting pope on abuse
Bishop Juan Ignacio Gonzalez Errazuriz of San Bernardo, Chile, and Auxiliary Bishop Fernando Ramos Perez of Santiago, Chile, attend a press conference in Rome May 18. Bishop Gonzalez said every bishop...

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Young adults say encuentro process 'lighting a fire' in people of faith
Delegates to the Region I South Encuentro listen to homilist Father Diego Jimenez, pastor of All Saints Parish in Waterbury, at a Mass in the chapel at St. Thomas Seminary in Bloomfield. The Encuentr...

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Immaculate Conception marks 90th anniversary of its founding
Immaculate Conception marks 90th anniversary of its founding
Anthony Federico is ordained a transitional deacon
Anthony Federico is ordained a transitional deacon
Catholic young adult ministry leaders discuss 'unique moment' in church
Catholic young adult ministry leaders discuss 'unique moment' in church
Pope will create 14 new cardinals in June
Pope will create 14 new cardinals in June
All of Chile's bishops offer resignations after meeting pope on abuse
All of Chile's bishops offer resignations after meeting pope on abuse
Young adults say encuentro process 'lighting a fire' in people of faith
Young adults say encuentro process 'lighting a fire' in people of faith

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