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California could lose federal funds for requiring employer health plans to cover elective abortion, federal officials have said. Los ... continue reading

Pope Francis: The meek are not pushovers Watch

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Pope Francis said Wednesday that a meek Christian is not weak, but defends his faith and controls his temper. Vatican City, (CNA) - Pope ... continue reading

In last Sunday Mass as Philly archbishop, Chaput retires with gratitude Watch

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Archbishop Charles Chaput has been a diocesan bishop for 31 years. For most of that time, his people have known where to find him on Sunday ... continue reading

Virginia bishops join second annual state March for Life Watch

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Bishops Michael Burbidge of Arlington and Barry Knestout of Richmond each spoke at events associated with the second annual Virginia March ... continue reading

Lay seminary prof in Buffalo charged with cyberstalking investigative reporter Watch

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The FBI in Buffalo has arrested a lay, adjunct seminary professor who is accused of making a death threat against a local investigative ... continue reading

After priest says pedophilia 'doesn't kill anyone,' Bishop Tobin responds Watch

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Rhode Island's Catholic bishop has responded to controversy over a series of remarks from a priest in his diocese, which began with the ... continue reading

Catholics leaders in US call for nationwide limit on payday loan interest Watch

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Catholics in the US are pushing for a national, bipartisan bill that would limit the interest rate on payday and car title loans. ... continue reading

Why Abraham Lincoln held a White House fundraiser for this black Catholic parish Watch

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Black Catholic communities have been a part of the Church in the Washington, DC area for centuries. Washington D.C., (CNA) - Black Catholic ... continue reading

Catholic community mourns death of Arizona priest in car crash Watch

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The Diocese of Tucson has announced the death of a local priest, who was killed in a car crash Friday. Tucson, Ariz., (CNA) - The Diocese ... continue reading

Prominent pro-life Democrat quits party Watch

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Catholic theologian Charles Camosy has resigned from the board of Democrats for Life of America (DFLA), writing in an op-ed on Thursday ... continue reading

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