Politics & Society News
Catholic News ServiceJune 14, 2018
After ucanews.com reported accusations against Bangladeshi Father William Walter Rozario -- allegations he denied -- the former Maria Bambina nun, Rosaline Costa, answered the following questions about the situation in Bangladesh.
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Catholic News ServiceJune 13, 2018
The American Medical Association House of Delegates voted 314-243 not to affirm the report of the organization's Council on Ethical and Judicial Affairs to maintain the AMA's long-held opposition to assisted suicide.
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Catholic News ServiceJune 12, 2018
A new study conducted by the Thomas B. Fordham Institute found that children in Catholic schools are less disruptive and have more self-control than their peers in non-Catholic or public schools.
Faith News
Catholic News ServiceJune 12, 2018
The Diocese of Peoria has reacted with "great joy" to a decision by a New York court in favor of Joan Sheen Cunningham's petition to have the remains of her uncle, Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen, moved from New York City to Peoria.
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Catholic News ServiceJune 11, 2018
The U.S. Catholic Church's 2018 religious freedom observance begins June 22, the feast of two English martyrs who fought religious persecution -- Sts. John Fisher and St. Thomas More -- and ends June 29, the feast of two apostles martyred in Rome -- Sts. Peter and Paul.
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Catholic News ServiceJune 08, 2018
Church leaders in the Philippines criticized a proposal to arm priests as a protective measure in the wake of recent attacks on clergy members.
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Catholic News ServiceJune 07, 2018
Such legislation would threaten Catholics' religious freedom.
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Catholic News ServiceJune 07, 2018
Under the title "#MeToo for All," Aid to the Church in Need has published an open letter to four famous actresses asking their help in publicizing the widespread sexual exploitation of women because of their faith.
Faith News
Catholic News ServiceJune 06, 2018
An investigation is continuing to determine the motive for the attack.
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Catholic News ServiceJune 05, 2018
The church's recovery and rehabilitation program has become one of its largest and far-reaching natural disaster responses in the country.