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Bishop Oscar Cantú, chair of the US bishops' Committee on International Justice and Peace, joined with other religious leaders in condemning the torture program carried out by the Central Intelligence Agency. He said: “The Catholic Church firmly believes that torture is an ‘intrinsic evil’ that cannot be justifie...read more
Articles from section "Politics and Law"
Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone of San Francisco, chairman of the USCCB Subcommittee for the Promotion and Defense of Marriage, praised the Nov. 6 decision by the U.S. Court of Appeals for …read more
A group of Catholic clergy is offering a free non-partisan voting guide app for Catholics. The Confraternity of Catholic Clergy is a national association of more than 500 priests and deacons …read more
The Church tells us “by reason of their special vocation it belongs to the laity to seek the Kingdom of God by engaging in temporal affairs and directing them according to God’s will.” The …read more