The bill’s sponsor, Rep. Jason Hughes, D, spoke on the state house floor on Thursday, noting that his bill aims “to give some sense of justice and closure to children that have been malicious and heinously robbed of their innocence. Period.”
The theme of this year’s World Day of the Poor is “The poor you will always have with you,” the words of Jesus recorded in Mark 14:7 after a woman anointed him with precious ointment.
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“Surely,” said Archbishop Lori, “we could do nothing that would please Blessed Michael McGivney more than this!”
In court papers filed on Tuesday, attorneys for the unsecured creditors committee argued that court-ordered mediation has been unsuccessful and the diocese has not offered acceptable compensation.
COMMENTARY: Catholic universities and schools have many reasons to doubt the current administration’s interest in defending Title IX’s religious exemption.