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Pro-lifers insist bishops’ support of Comic Relief is support for abortion

Mar 7, 2005

The Catholic bishops of England and Wales issued a statement yesterday stating that Catholics can support the charity Comic Relief,... Read more

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New Coadjutor of Burlington praised by pro-life groups

Mar 7, 2005

Vermont’s upcoming coadjutor bishop has a strong pro-life track record and is known to be an advocate for the poor.... Read more

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Hearing begins on law requiring parental notification for teen abortions

Mar 7, 2005

A spokesperson for the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops applauds the Constitution Subcommittee of the House Judiciary Committee for beginning... Read more

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Moral values inseparable from true democracy, says Cardianl Martino

Mar 7, 2005

Yesterday, the Vatican released the text of a speech given recently by Cardinal Renato Martino, president of the Pontifical Council... Read more

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Faith and reason do not contradict each other, says Cardinal Poupard

Mar 7, 2005

Yesterday, Cardinal Paul Poupard, president of the Pontifical Council for Culture, presented a talk showing that “faith and reason cannot... Read more

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Many women suffering new threats to dignity, says Vatican delegate to U.N.

Mar 7, 2005

The Vatican spoke out yesterday to the U.N. during an international address on the status of women. Professor Mary Ann... Read more

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National Right to Life pushing for bill to save Schiavo

Mar 7, 2005

The National Right to Life (NRTL) is pushing for a new bill, which, if passed, could save brain damaged Terri... Read more

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Chicago columnist praises Catholic schools, makes appeal to save them

Mar 7, 2005

Chicago Sun-Times columnist Suzanne Ontiveros says she considers herself and her son blessed to have received a Catholic school education... Read more

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Pope's perseverance inspires faithful in Philadelphia

Mar 7, 2005

Through his physical weakness and his infirmities, Pope John Paul II continues to inspire Catholics to persevere in the face... Read more

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Vatican announces Pope will not preside at Holy Week celebrations

Mar 7, 2005

Today the Vatican announced the schedule of liturgical events for Holy Week. The calendar was released by the Office of... Read more

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Peruvian bishops call on faithful to defend the unborn

Mar 6, 2005

The Committee on the Family of the Bishops Conference of Peru has published a message commemorating the Day of the... Read more

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China Aid Association reports Christian leaders deported; tortured

Mar 6, 2005

On Wednesday, the China Aid Association (CAA) announced numerous reports of Christians being deported from China and one church pastor... Read more

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Rome HLI director expresses solidarity with pro-life efforts in Argentina

Mar 6, 2005

The director of Human Life International’s Rome office, Father Ignacio Barreiro, has sent a letter to Bishop Antonio Baseotto of... Read more

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Christian Iranians granted asylum in U.S.

Mar 6, 2005

An Iranian family's five-year fight to stay in the United States ended March 2 when they were finally granted political... Read more

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EWTN Web site teaches the faith to kids

Mar 6, 2005

EWTNKids has taken off in a new way. Launched two years ago, Catholic schools across the U.S. have begun using... Read more

Denver Universities host pro-life photo exhibit

Mar 6, 2005

In a collaboration of the Christian Life Movement, an international religious community, and the Auraria Catholic Campus Club, a student-based... Read more

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Member of dissenter group denied Communion, takes own host

Mar 6, 2005

A member of the group Call to Action turned the Body of Christ into a political statement last month by... Read more

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Canadian Liberals endorse same-sex marriage, hostile to opposing views

Mar 6, 2005

The Liberal Party of Canada endorsed same-sex marriage at its policy convention this weekend.  Read more

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Pope spiritually joins university students gathered in Rome

Mar 6, 2005

Thousands of university students gathered in Rome Friday evening to participate a Marian prayer vigil, marking the conclusion of this... Read more

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John Paul II receiving flood of e-mails from around world

Mar 6, 2005

The Vatican has announced that e-mail’s for Pope John Paul II have been pouring in from around the world ever... Read more