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  1. IMAGE: CNS photo/Chaz Muth

    By Rhina Guidos

    PANAMA CITY (CNS) -- One thing is clear about World Youth Day 2019: This one is not focused on convening great masses of people, or the most influential or the loudest. Instead of

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    By Carol Glatz

    VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- While the Swiss Guard's halberds and uniforms have remained largely unchanged over the centuries, its ceremonial helmets are now a product of 21st-century

  3. IMAGE: CNS photo/Remo Casilli, Reuters

    By Junno Arocho Esteves

    ABOARD THE PAPAL FLIGHT TO PANAMA (CNS) -- While speaking to a journalist aboard his flight to Panama, Pope Francis confirmed that he will visit Japan this

  4. IMAGE: CNS photo/Kaya Taitano, social media via Reuters

    By Carol Zimmermann

    WASHINGTON (CNS) -- An exchange between Catholic high school students and a Native American tribal leader in Washington Jan. 18 was vilified on

  5. IMAGE: CNS photo/Luisa Gonzalez, Reuters

    By Cindy Wooden

    VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- When Pope Francis led the recitation of the Angelus prayer Jan. 20, he told the crowd in St. Peter's Square that he had "two pains in my