Faith News
Carol Zimmermann - Catholic News Service January 17, 2020
In a separate proposed rule, the administration aims to protect the rights of religious student groups at public universities, giving them equal treatment with secular student groups.
Politics & Society News
Carol Zimmermann - Catholic News Service January 09, 2020
The amount of the CNN settlement was not made public during a hearing at the federal courthouse in Covington, Kentucky.
Politics & Society Dispatches
Carol Zimmermann - Catholic News Service December 18, 2019
32 states have now either abolished the death penalty or not carried out an execution in more than a decade
Politics & Society News
Carol Zimmermann - Catholic News Service December 18, 2019
This will be the final debate of the year; four more are scheduled for 2020.
Politics & Society News
Carol Zimmermann - Catholic News Service December 01, 2019
The poll showed 60% prefer that convicted murders receive a sentence of life imprisonment, while 36% said capital punishment would be better.
Politics & Society News
Carol Zimmermann - Catholic News Service November 21, 2019
A federal judge Nov. 20 temporarily blocked the executions of four federal death-row inmates scheduled for December and January, saying the lethal injections they were to receive goes against the Federal Death Penalty Act.
Faith News
Carol Zimmermann - Catholic News Service November 20, 2019
The mother of five and wife of comedian Jim Gaffigan said she has a charism and a vocation to work with post-confirmation teens
Bishop Shelton J. Fabre of Houma-Thibodaux, La., chair of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops' Ad Hoc Committee Against Racism, speaks during the fall general assembly of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops in Baltimore Nov. 13, 2019. (CNS photo/Bob Roller)
Faith News
Carol Zimmermann - Catholic News Service November 14, 2019
The document, titled "Open Wide Our Hearts: The Enduring Call to Love—A Pastoral Letter Against Racism," sold out its first 2,000 copies eight months after it was printed and was recently sent out for a second printing.
Faith News
Carol Zimmermann - Catholic News Service November 13, 2019
At the start of their meeting Nov. 11, the bishops raised pressing issues that included the priesthood shortage, gun violence and the need to provide support services for pregnant women.
Politics & Society News
Carol Zimmermann - Catholic News Service November 13, 2019
Justice Sonia Sotomayor said more explanation was needed about ending DACA because she said it was "a choice to destroy lives."