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Father Flanagan helped at least 10,000 boys at Boys Town in his lifetime, and his influence extended around the world.
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Raqeeb's parents, Mohammed Raqeeb and Shelina Begum, asked the High Court in London July 16 to allow her to leave the country; its decision to hear the case was made July 22.
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Some of the pro-life protections mentioned in Senator Daines’ letter include the long-standing Hyde Amendment, a bipartisan policy that bars federal Medicaid funding of elective abortions except in cases of rape, incest, or where the life of the mother is at stake.
Commentary
Augustine Himmel
COMMENTARY: Remembering Father Angelus Shaughnessy
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The HHS had on July 15 informed Title X fund recipients that they will no longer be permitted to refer mothers for abortion services, and must keep finances separate from facilities that provide abortions.
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The priest has now been suspended from ministry, the Diocese of Santa Rosa announced July 22, and he has been the subject of a police investigation.
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The pope’s appeal was made in a letter delivered to Assad July 22 by Cardinal Peter Turkson, prefect of the Dicastery for the Promotion of Integral Human Development, during a meeting with the president in Damascus.
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Pope Francis referenced the July 20 anniversary of the Apollo 11 spaceflight, the first to land humans on the moon, during his weekly Angelus address in St. Peter’s Square.
Sunday Guide
Omar Gutierrez
User's Guide to Sunday, July 21
Nation
Nicholas Wolfram Smith
Remembering ‘One Giant Leap’
Joan Desmond
It’s clear that Wen’s removal is a backhanded compliment to the pro-life movement and its recent successes.
Amy Smith
The space race received worldwide attention — including in Rome.
Patti Armstrong
Stop by some amazing sacred places — on holiday.
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K.V. Turley
Alexandra Greeley
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Matt D’Antuono
Edward Pentin
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Jim Graves
Joseph Pearce
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Matthew Archbold
Father John P. Cush
Kathy Schiffer
Dave Armstrong
Pat Cross
Fr. Dwight Longenecker