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Call them refugees — Migrant and church officials discuss crisis...

Catholic News Service WASHINGTON — From the head of the U.S. agency in charge of the welfare of more than 50,000 Central American children who...

Memories of civil rights struggles still fresh in Mississippi town

Catholic News Service GREENWOOD, Miss. — A pane of cracked blue glass above the front doors of St. Francis of Assisi Church in Greenwood helps...

Supreme Court rules some for-profit companies have religious rights, can’t be...

Catholic News Service WASHINGTON — In a narrowly tailored 5-4 ruling, the Supreme Court June 30 said closely held companies may be exempted from a...

Bishops lobby members of Congress on immigration after Mission for Migrants...

Catholic News Service WASHINGTON — As a half-dozen bishops celebrated Mass at a church on Capitol Hill before beginning a day of lobbying members of...

Most U.S. Catholics under 30 are Hispanics — Parishes that don’t...

Catholic News Service CHESTNUT HILL, Mass. — Training of pastoral leaders and provision of most other resources for Hispanic ministry aren't keeping up with the...

Frustrations over immigration reform bring pressure for fixes

Catholic News Service WASHINGTON — As frustration grows over the lack of progress on immigration reform and protests about the high number of deportations become...

Diocesan reports on family life surveys indicate lack of understanding of...

Catholic News Service WASHINGTON — A handful of U.S. bishops have released some results of public responses to a survey for the Vatican in preparation...

Analysis: Organizations weigh in on how Supreme Court should handle HHS...

Catholic News Service After ruling in 2012 that certain aspects of the Affordable Care Act stand up to constitutional scrutiny, the Supreme Court’s next dip...

Court continues injunction protecting Little Sisters from HHS mandate – updated

Catholic News Service WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court Jan. 24 issued a three-sentence order affirming, for the time being, an injunction blocking enforcement against the...

High court won’t hear case on Arizona abortion ban blocked by...

Catholic News Service WASHINGTON — Arizona's law banning abortions at the 20-week stage remains unenforceable, after the Supreme Court Jan. 13 declined to hear the...

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