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Mark Pattison - Catholic News ServiceJanuary 13, 2020
Archbishop Roberto Gonzalez Nieves of San Juan lives on the northern part of the island, which was spared most of the worst effects of the quakes.
Then-Cardinal Theodore E. McCarrick, retired archbishop of Washington, arrives in procession for a Mass of thanksgiving for Cardinal Donald W. Wuerl of Washington in St. Peter's Basilica at the Vatican Nov. 22, 2010. (CNS photo/Paul Haring)
Faith News
Mark Pattison - Catholic News ServiceJanuary 10, 2020
The former prelate had stayed a little over one year at St. Fidelis Friary, run by the Capuchin Franciscan order in Victoria, Kansas. While his new residence has not been publicly disclosed, one diocese vociferously declared that McCarrick was not within its territory.
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Mark Pattison - Catholic News ServiceJanuary 08, 2020
Five Catholic groups co-sponsored the vigil: the Conference of Major Superiors of Men, the Franciscan Action Network, the Maryknoll Office for Global Concerns, Pax Christi USA, and the Sisters of Mercy of the Americas Justice Team.
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Mark Pattison - Catholic News ServiceDecember 24, 2019
"In reality, Congress has been slow to pass legislation," said Anthony Granado, vice president for public policy for Catholic Charities USA.
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Mark Pattison - Catholic News ServiceDecember 04, 2019
The March for Life, the annual march in Washington to protest legalized abortion in the United States, is tying itself in 2020 to the women's suffrage movement for the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment, which gave women the right to vote.
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Mark Pattison - Catholic News ServiceNovember 25, 2019
Montse Alvarado, CEO of the Washington-based Becket Fund, said she was not surprised by the overall results.
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Mark Pattison - Catholic News ServiceNovember 20, 2019
"There was an apology, but for us, we needed more and we continue to seek more."
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Mark Pattison - Catholic News ServiceNovember 05, 2019
Six Catholic organizations have endorsed a wide-ranging platform calling for urgent attention to the nation's democratic principles.
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Mark Pattison - Catholic News ServiceOctober 08, 2019
The impeachment inquiry is but one of many factors making movement on bills as slow as molasses in January.
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Mark Pattison - Catholic News ServiceOctober 01, 2019
Because of Trump administration policies regarding immigration and migrants, certain immigration judges are wary that their decisions might get them fired.