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Pope Francis greets young people during his general audience in Paul VI hall at the Vatican Dec. 7. At his audience the pope began a new series of talks about hope. (CNS photo/Paul Haring) See POPE-AUDIENCE-HOPE Dec. 7, 2016.

Amid the darkness, hold fast to light of hope, pope says

December 7, 2016

WORLD
By Cindy Wooden, Catholic News Service

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A ship is seen sinking during the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor Dec. 7, 1941. A Catholic military chaplain and historian says the attack on Pearl Harbor, even 75 years later, continues to rivet the attention of Americans because it was "such a powerful event."  (CNS photo/Pearl Harbor Museum) See PEARL-HARBOR and PEARL-HARBOR-CATHOLIC-HERALD Dec. 1, 2016.

Priest-historian: 75 years later, Pearl Harbor ‘such a powerful event’

NATIONAL
By Mark Pattison, Catholic News Service

Young women tweet messages during a 2012 conference in Washington. Low-cost video messaging carried across increasingly video-friendly social media platforms will define this year's World Youth Day experience in Krakow, Poland, say several organizations. (CNS photo/Paul Jeffrey) See WYD-SOCIAL-MEDIA July12, 2016.

Study: Parents just as attached to devices as their kids are

NATIONAL
By Mark Pattison, Catholic News Service

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Mercy Medical Center begins Annual Gift of Light Campaign

REGIONAL
Story and photos by Julie Beaulieu

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OBITUARY: Sister John Brigid Barrett, SSJ

HOLYOKE – Sister of St. Joseph John Brigid Barrett (formerly Sister Mary Theresa), 88, a member of the Sisters of […]

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