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Beth Griffin - Catholic News Service October 01, 2019
Cardinal Timothy M. Dolan of New York said Sept. 30 he was "grateful and relieved" by the report of a comprehensive independent review of archdiocesan compliance with the U.S. bishops' "Charter for the Protection of Child and Young People."
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Beth Griffin - Catholic News Service April 18, 2019
Cathedrals in the United States count on state-of-the-art fire prevention, detection and suppression techniques to prevent the devastation witnessed at Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris as Holy Week began.
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Beth Griffin - Catholic News Service March 28, 2019
The clergy abuse crisis will not be over in our lifetime, particularly in countries where it is just being acknowledged, according to Jesuit Father Hans Zollner.
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Beth Griffin - Catholic News Service January 24, 2019
The Jan. 22 Mass and a Holy Hour that preceded it were timed to coincide with Gov. Andrew Cuomo's signing of the Reproductive Health Act, legislation that effectively removed restrictions on abortion in New York.
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Beth Griffin - Catholic News Service September 21, 2018
Cardinal Dolan introduced Judge Barbara S. Jones, his first special counsel and independent reviewer, at a Sept. 20 news conference at the New York Catholic Center.
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Beth Griffin - Catholic News Service May 07, 2018
Six of the nine agencies that assist the U.S. State Department in resettling refugees in 190 communities throughout the U.S. are faith-based organizations.
Children play in a double-fenced playground area outside the T. Don Hutto "Family Residential Facility" in Taylor, Texas. Migration is not a crime and vulnerable migrant and refugee children should not be detained as if they were criminals, speakers said at a U.N. program Feb 21 in New York City. (CNS photo/Bahram Mark Sobhani)
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Beth Griffin - Catholic News Service February 23, 2018
U.N. agencies estimate more than 65 million people are currently stateless or forcibly displaced from their countries and 51 percent of them are children.
Bess June and John Lane, who will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary at the end of National Marriage Week, which is Feb 7-14, pose for a Feb. 6 photo at their home in Rye, N.Y. Laughter, tolerance and shared faith are important ingredients in a loving, lasting marriage, according to the New York couple. (CNS photo/JoAnn Cancro Photography)
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Beth Griffin - Catholic News Service February 08, 2018
Laughter, tolerance and shared faith are important ingredients in a loving, lasting marriage, according to a New York couple who will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary at the end of National Marriage Week.
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Beth Griffin - Catholic News Service February 06, 2018
After 52 years of armed conflict in Colombia, government and rebel leaders reached a peace accord in late 2016. Now, the country is rebuilding.
A Syrian Democratic Forces sniper aims his weapon at Islamic State fighters in Raqqa, Syria, on Aug. 19. (CNS photo/Zohra Bensemra, Reuters)
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Beth Griffin - Catholic News Service November 07, 2017
"The international community must respond to the outrages systematically committed by Daesh with a rock-solid resolve to prevent similar future abominations from recurring."