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CUA Prof Defends Religious Freedom in Court and Class

Alongside his day job as a Catholic law professor, Mark Rienzi has successfully argued landmark cases before the U.S. Supreme Court such as last month’s Hobby Lobby and McCullen decisions.

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Meriam Ibrahim Freed; Meets With Pope Francis

The 27-year-old Sudanese Christian’s ordeal included being sentenced to death for apostasy, having her sentence revoked and then being detained by authorities at the Khartoum airport just as she was about to leave.

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Church Response to Refugees Is Part of the Pro-Life Call, Bishop Says

Bishop David Zubik of Pittsburgh said, ‘Being pro-life requires we protect and care for vulnerable persons from conception to natural death.’

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U.S. Bishops: Obama’s Executive Order ‘Unprecedented and Extreme’

The ENDA-like order, which bans federal employers and contractors from discriminating against homosexual or ‘transgendered’ employees, contains no exemption for religious employers.

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Australians Mourn and Pray for MH17 Victims

One of their own, Sister Philomene Tiernan, was among those who died in the tragic crash

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Black Mass OK in OKC?

According to Oklahoma City officials, they can’t intercede to stop the Sept. 21 event because doing so would violate the First Amendment rights of the event’s Satanist organizers.

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'Desire of the Everlasting Hills' Provides Potent Witness to Truth of Catholic Teaching

ANALYSIS: In a new documentary, Courage International tells the stories of three people with same-sex attraction who chose a life of chastity.

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Islamic Militant Group Boko Haram Captures Key Nigerian Town as Fighting Escalates

The commercially significant town of Damboa is 53 miles from the capital city.

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Church in Mexico Helps Collect Weapons for Disarmament Program

The program allows residents to anonymously turn in firearms and ammunition to help reduce violence in the capital.

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