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There was an "impassioned debate" in the House of Commons about the extent of global anti-Christian persecution. Aid to the Church in Need reported that during a debate in parliament Tuesday calling on the UK government “to do more both in its foreign policy and through its aid work to defend and support people o...read more
Articles from section "Politics and Law"
The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) issued a “Special Message” at the conclusion of their fall General Assembly, November 13, in Baltimore, Maryland. USCCB regulations regarding …read more
In a Nov. 7 letter addressed to Speaker of the House John Boehner, Cardinal Timothy Dolan of New York, president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, called upon members of the House …read more
Three chairmen of U.S. bishops’ committees expressed their opposition to the Employment Non-Discrimination Act of 2013 (ENDA) as passed Friday by the U.S. Senate. Bishop Stephen Blaire of …read more
On Monday, the calculation of the individual supports given to the European Citizen InitiativeOne of Uswill be closed. This number will be greater than 1,885,000, which makes this pro-life …read more
The British government has sent a message of support to the Holy See after the apostolic nunciature in Damascus came under attack on Tuesday. Sending the message through diplomatic channels, …read more