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Feb 16, 2020 - 06:55 pm .- The longest serving Supreme Knight of the Knights of Columbus died Saturday at 89.
Feb 15, 2020 - 04:08 pm .- A priest who was the personal secretary of former cardinal Theodore McCarrick said he is sickened by manipulative fundraising tactics employed while McCarrick was Archbishop of Washington. The priest called McCarrick a “manipulator” and a “devourer of souls.”
Feb 15, 2020 - 04:00 am .- After the suicide of a Missouri priest last month, psychologists talked with CNA about the issues priests can face when they need help with caring for their mental heatlh.
Feb 14, 2020 - 05:00 pm .- The bishops of the United States released a statement on Friday, calling for the United States and other nuclear powers to dismantle their arsenals and praising Pope Francis for drawing the world’s attention to nuclear weapons.
Feb 14, 2020 - 12:30 pm .- An Alabama state representative has introduced a bill that would require men of a certain age or state to have a vasectomy.
Feb 13, 2020 - 09:40 pm .- The Utah Senate will consider a bill that would partially decriminalize polygamy after a state senate committee passed it unanimously, drawing strong views on both sides.
Feb 13, 2020 - 07:01 pm .- Catholics in the US are pushing for a national, bipartisan bill that would limit the interest rate on payday and car title loans.
Feb 13, 2020 - 06:00 pm .- Bishop Michael Burbidge opened the rally with a prayer, and thanked the members of the state’s Senate and House of Delegates who were present at the event. 
Feb 13, 2020 - 05:50 pm .- Heartbeat International, a pro-life group that operates or supports crisis pregnancy centers throughout the world, said a recent investigative report into their centers was fueled by pro-choice bias.
Feb 13, 2020 - 05:10 pm .- In their efforts to teach the truth in the face of the transgender ideology, Catholics are finding an unlikely ally: trans-exclusionary, or “gender critical,” feminists, who say the transgender movement hurts women.
Feb 13, 2020 - 04:01 pm .- The FBI in Buffalo has arrested a lay, adjunct seminary professor who is accused of making a death threat against a local investigative reporter.
Feb 13, 2020 - 03:47 pm .- Rhode Island’s Catholic bishop has responded to controversy over a series of remarks from a priest in his diocese, which began with the Eucharist and pro-choice politicians, and seemed eventually to diminish the gravity of child sexual abuse.
Feb 13, 2020 - 03:00 pm .- The Senate will soon vote on two key pieces of pro-life legislation to protect infants surviving abortions and unborn children after they can feel pain.
Feb 13, 2020 - 02:00 pm .- Three female high school athletes have sued over a Connecticut policy allowing males identifying as females to compete in girls’ sports.
Feb 13, 2020 - 01:00 pm .- A display in the cathedral has now been altered so that there is no gap between the arms of current Archbishop Wilton Gregory and the previous archbishops Cardinal Donald Wuerl and Cardinal James Hickey.
Feb 13, 2020 - 12:20 pm .- A Democratic congressman grilled a Catholic female law professor on her beliefs about contraception during a congressional hearing for a pro-abortion bill on Wednesday.
Feb 12, 2020 - 12:00 pm .- When black Catholics in DC wanted a church, Abraham Lincoln helped raise the money
Feb 12, 2020 - 10:33 am .- Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) narrowly won Tuesday night’s New Hampshire primary, with third-place Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.) getting the support of frequent church-goers.
Feb 12, 2020 - 10:15 am .- Archbishop José Gomez of Los Angeles commented Wednesday on Querida Amazonia, Pope Francis' apostolic exhortation following the Amazon synod, emphasizing its reminder that that Church proclaims Christ.
Feb 11, 2020 - 04:00 pm .- Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Amy Klobuchar said on Tuesday that she would not shut pro-life Democrats out of the party.