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  • To help people deal with death, English bishops turn to Instagram

    To help people deal with death, English bishops turn to Instagram

    • Nov 1, 2016

    In England and Wales, the Catholic bishops’ conference launched a website and Instagram page on Nov. 1 to offer advice on “helping people to die in peace” and to share resources on “death, dying and eternity,” including a fictional story narrated by English actress Vanessa Redgrave.

  • Lady Gaga’s Mass pics and posts on faith stir Catholic reaction

    Lady Gaga’s Mass pics and posts on faith stir Catholic reaction

    • May 11, 2016

    ROME— Generally speaking, when the Catholic Church looks around for allies in spreading the Gospel, it tends to look naturally to other Christians, perhaps, or people publicly associated with religious faith and values. Now, however, the Church is getting a social media boost from a highly unexpected source: Lady Gaga. In

  • Instagram, new bishops, and Palm Sunday mark Francis’ big weekend

    Instagram, new bishops, and Palm Sunday mark Francis’ big weekend

    • Mar 21, 2016

    ROME — For most people, the weekend is a time to power down and relax. Not so, however, with Pope Francis, who legendarily has no “off” switch, and who spent his weekend entering the parallel universe of Instagram, ordaining two new bishops, and celebrating a large open-air Mass on Palm