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Massachusetts bishops say action is urgently needed on climate change Watch

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The bishops of Massachusetts warned in a new pastoral letter that climate change has reached a crisis level and requires decisive action. ... continue reading


Pro-life policies and border funding fuel Congressional budget deadlock Watch

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With the end-of-the-month deadline for Congress to pass legislation to fund the federal government fast approaching, lawmakers remain at ... continue reading



Pope Francis explains decision to give relics of St. Peter to Orthodox Watch

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In a letter to Bartholomew I of Constantinople, Pope Francis has explained the unexpected gifting of a relic of St. Peter to the leader of ... continue reading


Catholic bishops, leaders lament U.S. decision to deny Bahamian immigrants TPS Watch

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U.S. officials announced Wednesday that a protective immigration status will not be extended to Bahamian migrants, despite the small ... continue reading


Senate Democrats move to block all Title X funding Watch

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Senate Democrats acted Tuesday to block funding of the Federal Title X family planning program, drawing condemnation from Republicans and ... continue reading


Virginia governor accepts appointee's resignation over anti-Catholic tweets Watch

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A Democratic Party activist with a history of anti-Catholic and other bigoted social media posts has resigned from Virginia Council of ... continue reading



ICE raid leaves children unattended - is this just? Watch

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A massive ICE (Immigration and Customs Enforcement) operation has detained at least 680 illegal immigrants in Mississippi. However, the ... continue reading


Trump administration issues new asylum rules for southern border Watch

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The Trump administration announced a new rule on Monday, changing the asylum application process along the U.S.-Mexco border. Washington ... continue reading


California wants priests to break seal of confession in fight against child sex abuse Watch

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Catholic priests in California could be required to break the seal of confession under a proposed law. The law, proposed by Sen. Jerry Hill ... continue reading


Alabama challenges Roe v. Wade with lifesaving abortion ban

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The Alabama House of Representatives has passed an abortion bill that would prosecute doctors who perform abortions. Doctors could face ... continue reading


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