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  • Supreme Court’s decision on marriage called a win for love, ‘a tragic error’

    Jun 29, 2015 6:33

    Supreme Court’s decision on marriage called a win for love, ‘a tragic error’

    (NCR Online) Political and religious response to the Supreme Court’s ruling on same-sex marriage ran the gamut Friday, from despair and anger to outright jubilation. The majority decision, written by Justice Anthony Kennedy, a Catholic, “requires a State to license […]

     
  • USCCB head calls Supreme Court decision ‘a tragic mistake’

    Jun 29, 2015 6:15

    USCCB head calls Supreme Court decision ‘a tragic mistake’

    (USCCB) The US Supreme Court decision, June 26, interpreting the US Constitution to require all states to license and recognize same-sex “marriage” “is a tragic error that harms the common good and most vulnerable among us,” said Archbishop Joseph E. […]

     
  • Organizers for meeting of families expect 1.5 million for papal Mass

    Jun 26, 2015 0:43

    Organizers for meeting of families expect 1.5 million for papal Mass

    (CNS) More than 1.5 million people are expected for the Mass with Pope Francis in Philadelphia this September, said organizers of the next World Meeting of Families. A high-level delegation from Philadelphia, led by Archbishop Charles J. Chaput, was in […]

     
  • On climate change, will Christians follow Pope Francis or Rush Limbaugh?

    Jun 26, 2015 0:27

    On climate change, will Christians follow Pope Francis or Rush Limbaugh?

    (LA Times) Few American Christians let their faith get in the way of their politics. They simply ignore church teachings or find creative ways to interpret biblical passages to justify their political views. That is why I don’t expect the […]

     
  • No new ground in Vatican family document

    Jun 24, 2015 0:18

    No new ground in Vatican family document

    (AP) The Vatican has set the stage for more debate on hot-button issues like gays, remarried Catholics and unmarried couples living together by publishing the working document for its meeting on family issues. The document released Tuesday breaks no major […]

     
  • Many US Catholic politicians out of touch on climate change

    Jun 24, 2015 0:08

    Many US Catholic politicians out of touch on climate change

    (Clean Technica) To accompany the Roman Catholic Pope’s blockbuster climate encyclical (Laudato Si), a team from Yale and George Mason Universities published a substantial note about the views of American Catholics on climate change. One in four people in the […]