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The U.S. Supreme Court heard oral arguments Tuesday on the constitutionality of states defining and recognizing marriage as the union of one man and one woman. Commenting on the oral arguments before the Court, Archbishop Joseph E. Kurtz of Louisville, Kentucky, president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishop...read more
Articles from section "Politics and Law"
Archbishop Anthony Fisher, O.P. of Sydney denounced the execution of two Australian citizens in Indonesia who were part of a drug ring. Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran, were part of the “ …read more
The leader of the US bishops addressed thousands gathered in Washington on Saturday for the March for Marriage. Archbishop Joseph Kurtz of Louisville told the marchers that marriage,"like the …read more
The third annual March for Marriage will be held Saturday in Washington, D.C., just three days before the US Supreme Court will hear oral arguments on same-sex "marriage." Papal nuncio to the …read more
The European Parliament urged Turkey on Wednesday to recognize that the slaughter of Armenians during World War I, carried out by the Ottoman army, was a genocide. All the political groups of …read more
Violent conflicts in Syria, Iraq, the Holy Land, Libya, Nigeria and Kenya exemplify why Congress should support a bill that would advance international religious freedom, said the bishop who …read more