Results from Tag: 'u.s. politics'
'More than a year after the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling on marriage, and despite recent statements from the campaign trail, the Catholic Church’s 2,000-year-old teaching to the truth about what constitutes marriage remains unchanged and resolute,' Bishop Francis DiLorenzo said Sept. 13.
His latest controversial comments came during his keynote address at the national dinner for the Human Rights Campaign, an influential homosexual-rights advocacy group, in Washington.
COMMENTARY: So what are we to do this election cycle as Catholic voters?
EDITORIAL: Clergy who are silent on hot-button issues often defend their stance by pointing to U.S. tax law that restricts political speech from the pulpit. That’s a familiar argument, but it also happens to be wrong.
Clinton and Trump occasionally reference their professed Christian faiths, but both have differed recently with their Protestant denominations on their respective signature issues of abortion and immigration.
NEWS ANALYSIS: GOP delegates gave Trump a standing ovation at the close of the 2016 convention in Cleveland, but Sen. Ted Cruz’s refusal to endorse his onetime rival hinted at problems ahead as the battle shifts to the general election
COMMENTARY: Examining Republicans, Democrats and the politics of the domestic church.