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Nancy Frazier O'Brien - Catholic News Service
Throughout the United States, thousands of women religious took on nursing duties in hospitals or clinics and went into private homes to offer food, medicine, comfort and even housecleaning to families affected by the Spanish flu.
Pro-life advocate Marie Baron of St. Anthony of Padua Parish in East Northport, N.Y., tries to get a driver's attention Sept. 2 as a car enters the parking lot of a Planned Parenthood clinic in Smithtown, N.Y. (CNS photo/Gregory A. Shemitz)
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Nancy Frazier O'Brien - Catholic News Service
It is the fiat of the local bishop whether to allow the priests in his diocese to absolve those sins that result in automatic excommunication.
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Nancy Frazier O'Brien - Catholic News Service
Studies confirm that marriage and religion increase longevity