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In Open Letter, 500 British Priests Ask Synod to Affirm Church Teaching

The priests called for a “clear and firm” proclamation of Church doctrine on marriage and sexuality, but Cardinal Vincent Nichols subsequently criticized the letter’s publication.

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Changed by Stations of the Cross?

Detroit Archdiocese teams with The Cross and the Light musicians to evangelize through the retelling of Jesus’ passion, death and resurrection in song.

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Terry Schiavo’s Brother: Jeb Bush 'Legitimately' Concerned About Her Treatment

On the 10th anniversary of her death, Bush’s effort to bar the withdrawal of her feeding tube is questioned by some but is defended by Bobby Schindler.

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More Than 100,000 Citizens Ask Mexican Supreme Court to Affirm Right to Life

The state of Tlaxcala is considering an abortion-reform law that could open the door to abortion in the whole country.

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U.S. Bishops: Stop Detention of Migrant Families

The Church has stood against the policy of detention centers for women and children fleeing violence, saying that they are contrary to social teaching and the dignity of the human person.

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Archbishop Chomali: Pope Knew All Relevant Facts When Appointing Chilean Bishop

The Chilean archbishop said Pope Francis told him that all available documents indicated ‘there was no objective reason at all’ to delay the controversial appointment.

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Pope Francis Gives D.C. Archdiocese Another Shepherd for Latino Catholic Souls

A Register interview with Father Mario Dorsonville, vice president for Catholic Charities D.C., who was appointed March 20 as an auxiliary bishop in the nation’s capital.

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Supreme Court Clarifies Workplace Protections for Pregnant Women

Pro-life advocate commended the court for recognizing the “problem of pregnancy discrimination and the need for strong protection against pregnancy discrimination in the workplace.”

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