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Catholic News Service December 04, 2018
In a message marking the anniversary of their country's December 1991 referendum on independence from the Soviet Union, Ukrainian Catholic bishops said Ukrainians had a "right and sacred duty" to defend themselves against "Russian aggression," but should also avoid yielding to alarm and panic.
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Catholic News Service December 03, 2018

IRONDALE, Ala. (CNS) -- The chairman and CEO of the Eternal Word Television Network said the global Catholic media organization is "grateful that finally" it no longer "has to worry about being forced to choose between massive fines and following our faith."

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Catholic News Service November 28, 2018
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte is urging Filipinos to stop going to church altogether.
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Catholic News Service November 27, 2018
The abortion rate in the United States continues to decline, as do the number of abortions overall.
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Catholic News Service November 26, 2018
A coalition of Christian faith leaders came together to pledge support for those migrants seeking asylum in the United States.
St. Michael's College School in Toronto. (CNS photo/Michael Swan, The Catholic Register) 
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Catholic News Service November 21, 2018
The accused are 14- and 15-year-old students of St. Michael's College School in midtown Toronto. Five of the accused turned themselves into police early Nov. 19 and a sixth was arrested on his way to school.
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Catholic News Service November 20, 2018
Catholic bishops offer condolences and prayers after the violence and shootings at a hospital in Chicago and at a Catholic religious goods store in Ballwin, Missouri.
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Catholic News Service November 20, 2018
The Ohio House has passed a bill (the second in two years) that would ban abortions after a fetal heartbeat is detected. Known as "heartbeat" legislation, it goes to the Ohio Senate for consideration.
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Catholic News Service November 19, 2018
"The tremendous loss from the Camp Fire ravaging parts of the diocese is devastating," said Bishop Jaime Soto of Sacramento.
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Catholic News Service November 09, 2018
Sometime in the weeks ahead, the Archdiocese of Agana will file bankruptcy and reorganize under Chapter 11 of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code, Archbishop Michael J. Byrnes said Nov. 7.