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Governor signs death penalty repeal at site of 101 executions since 1991+

Archbishop Paul S. Coakley, chair of the U.S. bishops' committee on domestic justice and human development, welcomed the repeal, calling it "a bold step toward a culture of life."

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Bishops back bill to protect faith-based foster care, adoption providers+

'The Inclusion Act would remedy this unjust discrimination, and maximize the benefit to thousands of children in need.'

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Bishops: Relief will help many; lack of Hyde protections ‘unconscionable’+

The act will provide relief to Americans in need, but lacks "protections for the unborn."

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Bishops: If passed, Equality Act will ‘discriminate against people of faith’+

"Human dignity is central to what Catholics believe because every person is made in the image of God and should be treated accordingly, with respect and compassion."

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‘You witness to our society,’ archbishop tells social ministers+

"Jesus wants us to continue his message of preaching and healing, through our words, through our works of love, and through our lives."

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San Diego bishop warns against ‘weaponization of Eucharist’ with elected officials+

Bishop McElroy made the comments during a Feb. 1 online forum, "President Biden, U.S. Bishops and Pope Francis: How to Promote Catholic Principles in a Divided Church and Nation"

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Justice for unborn called first ‘foundational’ principle of pro-life movement+

Carl Anderson, Knights of Columbus CEO, was honored for "a lifetime of leadership in defense of the unborn."

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Ohio bishop asks for prayers for protesters who disrupted Respect Life Mass+

Continue to pray for the unborn who died, for all those who have experienced the pain of abortion and for those who cannot understand our divine and steadfast calling to champion this cause.

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Archbishop Cordileone says no Catholic ‘in good conscience’ can favor abortion+

'On the question of the equal dignity of human life in the womb, (Pelosi) speaks in direct contradiction to a fundamental human right that Catholic teaching has consistently championed for 2,000 years.'

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Home run king Hank Aaron overcame racism to excel on and off the field+

Aaron was known to frequently read Thomas a Kempis' "The Imitation of Christ," which he kept in his locker.

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