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Denver Archdiocese sues Colorado over preschool program that excludes Catholic schools

Aug 17, 2023

By Kevin J. Jones

The lawsuit objects that the program rules are unconstitutional and exclude Catholic schools but not the preschool programs of other... Read more

Father Isaac Achi, a Nigerian Catholic priest, was murdered in Niger State on Jan. 15, 2023.

State Department official: ‘After careful review’ Nigeria to remain off religious freedom watch list

Feb 8, 2023

By Peter Pinedo

A U.S. State Department official told EWTN that “after careful review” Secretary of State Anthony Blinken has decided not to... Read more

US ambassadors: Religious groups provide aid where governments cannot 

Oct 3, 2019

By Courtney Mares

U.S. diplomats asked the Holy See to join the multilateral International Religious Freedom Alliance Wednesday, underscoring the contributions of faith-based... Read more