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Oklahoma - Latest News
Nov 5, 2019 - 11:12 am .- The Oklahoma Supreme Court on Monday issued a temporary injunction against a law banning dilation-and-evacuation abortions. The injunction will stop the law from taking effect while a legal challenge to it progresses.
Sep 18, 2019 - 12:39 am .- The Oklahoma County District Court has denied a motion to pause a law banning a common abortion procedure during the second trimester.
Aug 27, 2019 - 04:00 pm .- An Oklahoma judge ruled Monday that the pharmaceutical giant Johnson & Johnson pay $572 million for “public nuisance” in driving the state’s opioid epidemic by pushing prescription painkillers.
May 2, 2019 - 12:16 am .- The Oklahoma Supreme Court on Tuesday struck down a state law restricting the way in which the abortion pill is used.
Oct 4, 2018 - 03:01 am .- Whether you dress up as a ghoul, a hero, or a saint, Halloween has a Christian origin that should inspire us to remember our mortality and our redemption in Christ, Bishop David Konderla of Tulsa has said.
Sep 23, 2017 - 04:58 pm .- They came from Illinois and they came from Wisconsin. They came from Colorado, Arizona, and New Mexico.
Sep 23, 2017 - 02:16 pm .- Father Stanley Rother, an Oklahoma priest martyred in Guatemala, was beatified Saturday during a Mass in Oklahoma City attended by over 20,000 people.
Jul 8, 2017 - 04:02 pm .- “Padre, they've come for you.”
Mar 13, 2017 - 10:37 am .- Father Stanley Rother, the Oklahoma-born martyr who served as a priest in Guatemala, will be beatified in Oklahoma City on Sept. 23, 2017.
Aug 28, 2014 - 04:49 pm .- A lawyer who helped recover a stolen Host that organizers of an Oklahoma City black mass intended to desecrate said that the Church’s legal victory could have far-reaching effects.
Aug 8, 2014 - 04:07 am .- The purported use of a consecrated Host at a planned satanic black mass at an Oklahoma City civic center would be a “terrible sacrilege” that requires a prayerful response, the local archbishop emphasized.
Aug 4, 2014 - 05:01 pm .- A novena of prayer and fasting leading up to the Feast of the Assumption has been planned to combat the Satanic black mass slated to take place at Oklahoma City’s Civic Center in September.
Jul 2, 2014 - 04:32 pm .- Just a few months after a black mass reenactment was planned – and then canceled – at Harvard University, another has been scheduled to take place at the Oklahoma City Civic Center on September 21, prompting calls for organizers to reconsider.
Apr 2, 2014 - 04:04 am .- A recent “Catholic Advocacy Day” gave laity in Oklahoma the opportunity to participate in the legislative process and to be “a voice for the voiceless,” the Oklahoma City archdiocese says.