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Planned Parenthood eschews federal funding to continue abortion referrals Watch

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As a new regulation takes effect, barring Title X recipients from making abortion referrals, Planned Parenthood has reportedly decided to ... continue reading


Villanova historian says Chaput, Cordileone, and Strickland are 'devout schismatics' Watch

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A Church historian at Philadelphia's Villanova University has said three U.S. bishops are "devout schismatics" who try to diminish the ... continue reading



Religious persecution is a global problem, Pence and Pompeo tell Ministerial Watch

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Religious persecution is a concern for the entire global community, Vice President Mike Pence and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told a ... continue reading


Priests and sisters arrested with protestors at immigration demonstration on Capitol Hill Watch

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A group of Catholics were arrested at the Russell Senate Building on Capitol Hill on Thursday during a peaceful protest organized as a ... continue reading


Wheeling-Charleston Diocese launches new financial accountability plan Watch

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 In the wake of reports of financial and sexual misconduct on the part of former Bishop Michael Bransfield, the Diocese of ... continue reading


Catholic nuns and activists arrested while protesting detention of immigrant children Watch

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Seventy Catholic activists have been arrested in Washington D.C. while protesting the government's treatment of children in U.S. Customs ... continue reading



A 'wealth' of resources available to St Louis women with unexpected pregnancies Watch

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With a law banning abortions after roughly eight weeks of pregnancy and one remaining abortion clinic whose licensure is being debated in ... continue reading


DC priest: celibacy allows a priest to give himself for others Watch

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Commentators and critics, Catholic and non-Catholic alike, have in recent months called for an end to the discipline of priestly celibacy, ... continue reading


Facing dire financial situation, Pittsburgh diocese looks to make changes Watch

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The Catholic Diocese of Pittsburgh is evaluating options to respond to severe financial strains, exacerbated in the last year by the sex ... continue reading


Embattled Crookston diocese reaches $5m abuse settlements, will release depositions and files Watch

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The Diocese of Crookston, Minnesota announced Wednesday that a $5 million settlement has been reached in 15 sexual abuse lawsuits filed ... continue reading


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