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Texas Knights of Columbus lead as organization sets new charity record

As Catholics throughout the United States prepare for Pope Francis’ visit this summer, the Knights of Columbus has been preparing in a special way, with record-setting charity. With Texas leading the way, the Knights of Columbus set a record in 2014 for charitable donations and service hours.

By seminarians, for everyone: new Catholic Bytes podcast offers different way to learn about faith

Catholic Bytes, a new Catholic podcast that offers short (5-10 minute), dynamic talks about the faith, launched June 29. Produced in Rome, the podcast hit the ground running, airing six episodes in the first week of its existence. 

Texas Catholic Conference disappointed with Supreme Court's hold on abortion law

AUSTIN, Texas (CNS) -- The Texas Catholic Conference expressed disappointment with the U.S. Supreme Court's 5-4 decision June 29 which temporarily blocks Texas from enforcing new requirements on abortion clinics that would force many of them to close.