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Utah Catholics react to appointment of pastoral Pope Francis

Utah Catholics were feeling joyfully optimistic Wednesday as they scrambled to learn everything they could about Cardinal Jorge Bergoglio of Argentina, the man who... Read more »

March 13, 2013


Salt Lake Catholic Bishop Wester notes 'bittersweet day' on final day of Pope Benedict XVI's reign

Pope Benedict XVI gave his final address as pope Thursday, and it will likely be the last time he will be in the public eye. The 85-year-old pope has said he no longer... Read more »

Feb. 27, 2013


Most Catholic countries worldwide, increase seen in global south

A recent analytical report by Pew Research Center, "The Global Catholic Population," indicates the countries with the highest Catholic population today, and how the... Read more »

Feb. 25, 2013


Modern practice of Lent is changing to include more social activism and Latino influence

The centuries-old observance of Lent is evolving in modern America with a trend toward community service and a growing Latino flair. Read more »

Feb. 9, 2013


Interfaith Month: Activities to promote understanding of 'many faiths, one family' kick off Feb. 1

A diverse group of believers is sponsoring Utah's annual Interfaith Month, which will fill the February calendar — and part of March — with events that... Read more »

Jan. 25, 2013

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Utah Catholics urged to 'announce Christ to the nations' by powerful Catholic priest

Catholics need to focus their evangelical efforts on "announcing Christ to the nations," a well-known pastor told the biennial Cathedral Ministry Conference in Salt... Read more »

Jan. 11, 2013


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