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Religious Leaders Issue Joint Letter on Marriage

The leaders stressed that the traditional definition of marriage and respect for religious freedom are both integral to a sound society.

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Bishop Wester Appointed to Lead New Mexico Archdiocese

The bishop, who has led the Diocese of Salt Lake City since 2007, has been named by Pope Francis as the next shepherd of Santa Fe, N.M.

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The US, Iran and Prudential Judgment

COMMENTARY: Why Pope Francis and Catholic leaders in the United States are strongly supporting the framework recently negotiated with Iran on the use and development of nuclear technology

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Pope Francis Leads Prayers for Victims and Survivors of the Nepal Earthquake

‘I pray for the victims, for the wounded, and for all those who suffer because of this calamity,’ the Holy Father said April 26.

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Pope Francis to Newly Ordained Priests: Don’t Be Like a Peacock

Pope Francis presided over the Mass in St. Peter’s Basilica on Apr. 26, during which he, as the bishop of Rome, ordained 19 men for the Diocese of Rome.

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Archbishop Kurtz: Society Has Taken Marriage for Granted for Too Long

'We have not cultivated the basis for sacrificial love but have, in a sense, fallen victims of a culture that tends to talk about adult choices and options,” he explained,’ the archbishop said at Saturday’s March for Marriage in Washington.

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