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Catholic News ServiceSeptember 17, 2020
The pastoral, which is in English and Spanish, is titled "Transformed by Hope, Let Us Rebuild Our Tomorrow!" and addressed to all the people of the Archdiocese of San Antonio.
Jesuit Father John Piderit, San Francisco's archdiocesan vicar for administration, celebrates Mass simultaneously with three other priests on the feast of the Assumption near the steps of the city's Cathedral of St. Mary of the Assumption Aug. 15, 2020. (CNS photo/Dennis Callahan, Archdiocese of San Francisco)
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Catholic News ServiceSeptember 15, 2020
Archbishop Cordileone: "We cannot simply standby while our people are treated with this lack of compassion for their needs, and this lack of respect for their rights."
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Catholic News ServiceSeptember 11, 2020
A new law requires priests in the state of Queensland to break the seal of confession to report child sex abuse to police or face three years in jail.
In this 2017 file photo, the U.S. Navy aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan is seen as a replenishment-at-sea is conducted with the Military Sealift Command's fleet replenishment oiler USNS John Ericsson in waters around Okinawa, Japan. (CNS photo/U.S. Navy, Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Kenneth Abbate via Reuters)
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Catholic News ServiceSeptember 09, 2020
Archbishop Timothy P. Broglio: "Catholics in the Navy and everywhere in this country rejoice in the decision by the U.S. Navy to reconsider closing the thriving Catholic programs at naval stations in California."
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Catholic News ServiceSeptember 09, 2020
Archishop Paul S. Coakley, chairman of the USCCB's Committee on Domestic Justice and Development, is urging the Congress and the White House to come to an agreement on a COVID relief program.
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Catholic News ServiceSeptember 02, 2020
In a sermon, Hong Kong's cardinal warns against the clergy getting entangled in the political arena.
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Catholic News ServiceAugust 28, 2020
Catholic leaders in Minsk protested after law enforcement agencies blocked the entry of Sts. Simon and Helena Church and later arrested protesters who had fled inside to avoid police.
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Catholic News ServiceAugust 27, 2020
Catholic bishops are urging governments all over the world to prioritize coronavirus vaccines that are ethically developed and are also telling Catholics that not getting vaccinated is a "serious moral problem."
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Catholic News ServiceAugust 19, 2020
The prize, which is $2.5 million in unrestricted funds, also "strengthens our resolve to create a community of kinship and healing in Los Angeles," Father Greg Boyle said in a statement. "All of us at Homeboy Industries are profoundly humbled by the Hilton Foundation's recognition."
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Catholic News ServiceAugust 17, 2020
“This legislation protects unborn children from the brutality of being torn apart limb by limb, and we look forward to Gov. Pete Ricketts signing it,” said Carol Tobias, president of National Right to Life.