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These priests were martyred for refusing to violate the seal of confession

Denver, Colo., Aug 22, 2017 CNA/EWTN News.- In recent years, some Catholics have been concerned by pushes from governments in locations such as Louisiana and Australia who challenge the secrecy of the sacrament of confession, asking that priests betray the solemnity of penitents’ confessions when they hear of serious crimes in the confessional.

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Nicaragua mission trips inspire three friends to become doctors

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (CNS) -- Serving the poor in Nicaragua through a parish mission inspired three young women to choose careers in medicine. Drs. Rachel Johnson, Alex Olney and Anna Sulimirski Strasma began volunteering as children with Amigos for Christ, a nonprofit organization that grew out of a youth group project at Prince of Peace in Flowery Branch in 1999. At one time, the three were members of the parish.

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Polish archbishop thinks Vatican will recognize Medjugorje apparitions

WARSAW, Poland (CNS) -- A Polish archbishop who inspected Bosnia-Herzegovina's Medjugorje shrine for the pope predicted the Vatican will soon recognize its Marian apparitions. "The Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith has passed all documentation to the Secretariat of State -- everything suggests the apparitions will be accepted before the year ends," said Archbishop Henryk Hoser.

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