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Bishops say ‘sweeping regulations’ of Equality Act will harm society

WASHINGTON — In a joint letter to Congress March 20, the chairmen of three committees of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops said they...

Bishops urge bipartisan plan to stop shutdown, protect ‘vulnerable’ groups

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump and Congress “must come together” to reach a bipartisan solution that reopens the government and “recognizes the economic struggle”...

Veteran journalist reviews Pa. grand jury report, cites ‘instant mythology’ it...

WASHINGTON -- The conclusion reached by a Pennsylvania grand jury that six of the state's Catholic dioceses acted "in virtual lockstep" to cover up...

Federal government shutdown won’t derail March for Life in Washington

WASHINGTON -- Neither snow nor sleet -- nor partial government shutdown -- will keep pro-lifers away from the nation's capital for the March for...

U.S. can both secure borders and treat migrants humanely, says bishop

WASHINGTON — Securing borders and humane treatment of those fleeing persecution and seeking a better life “are not mutually exclusive,” the chairman of the...

Death of 7-year-old girl at border is ‘disruption of natural order...

WASHINGTON -- Three U.S. Catholic bishops Dec. 18 joined their voices in mourning the death of a 7-year-old Guatemalan girl shortly after she crossed...

Cardinal DiNardo takes issue with CBS News report about priests accused...

HOUSTON -- Cardinal Daniel N. DiNardo of Galveston-Houston called a series of news stories by CBS News on the church sex abuse scandal "inaccurate,"...

USCCB president condemns shooting at synagogue, all ‘acts of hate’

WASHINGTON— The U.S. Catholic bishops stand with "our brothers and sisters of the Jewish community," the president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops...

Assisted suicide, abortion, school aid among issues tackled by states

Catholic News Service WASHINGTON — Assisted suicide, abortion restrictions, health insurance coverage of abortion, financial aid for nonpublic schools and some tax relief for low-income...

Donald Trump tells marchers every unborn child ‘a precious gift from...

Catholic News Service WASHINGTON -- In remarks broadcast to the March for Life from the White House Rose Garden, President Donald Trump said that his...

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