Archbishop Silvano Tomasi, an official in the Vatican's Dicastery for Promoting Integral Human Development, speaks Jan. 30, 2020, at The Catholic University of America in Washington. (CNS photo/Tyler Orsburn)
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Dennis Sadowski - Catholic News ServiceJanuary 31, 2020
Archbishop Silvano Tomasi explained that the effort involves "a small group of Russian and American experts."
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Dennis Sadowski - Catholic News ServiceJanuary 22, 2020
The latest poll also found that 55% of respondents identified as "pro-choice" and 40% as pro-life.
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Dennis Sadowski - Catholic News ServiceJanuary 07, 2020
The latest earthquake sent people scurrying from their homes into the streets from Ponce, the island's second-largest city
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Dennis Sadowski - Catholic News ServiceDecember 26, 2019
Members of St. Anne Parish in Cow Island, Louisiana, gave their neighbors a Christmas blessing from the heavens, so to speak.
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Dennis Sadowski - Catholic News ServiceDecember 09, 2019
Catholic advocates for poor people decried a new federal rule that tightens work requirements which determine eligibility for the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program and is expected to force hundreds of thousands to lose food stamps.
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Dennis Sadowski - Catholic News ServiceNovember 27, 2019
A nine-point "plan of amends" developed by Bishop Brennan was announced in a Nov. 26 letter he sent to the faithful of the diocese.
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Dennis Sadowski - Catholic News ServiceNovember 12, 2019
Archbishop Joseph F. Naumann sees the day that Catholic parishes can be one of the first places a woman facing an unexpected or challenging pregnancy can turn to for assistance rather than think of seeking an abortion.
 In this 2017 file photo, Bishop Michael J. Bransfield, then head of the Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston, W.Va., is seen at Wheeling Hospital. The Vatican announced his retirement from the diocese Sept. 13, 2019. (CNS photo/Colleen Rowan, The Catholic Spirit)
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Dennis Sadowski - Catholic News ServiceNovember 04, 2019
The decision affects Bishop Michael J. Bransfield, retired bishop of Wheeling-Charleston, West Virginia, who left his position in September 2018 under a cloud of allegations of sexual and financial misconduct.
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Dennis Sadowski - Catholic News ServiceOctober 31, 2019
The campaign "is a way the church can be an example," director Jill Rauh said.
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Dennis Sadowski - Catholic News ServiceOctober 18, 2019
Turkey's long-threatened incursion into northeast Syria after the sudden pullout of U.S. military forces from the country in early October raises serious moral questions on the responsibility to protect civilians caught in the middle of a new conflict.