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Christian leaders, representing a broad coalition of Christian churches and denominations in the United States, voiced their united opposition to mass incarceration, February 7. Mass Incarceration was the topic of the 2014 annual meeting of Christian Churches Together (CCT), in Newark, February 4-7. The U.S. bish...read more
Articles from section "Social Threats and Trends"
Addiction problems are a major issue, particularly those related to pornography, warned the bishop of Bunbury, in Western Australia, Gerard Holohan, in a pastoral letter he published at the …read more
Here is a statement from the bishops of New York: On November 5, New Yorkers will have the opportunity to decide an important matter affecting our communities. A statewide referendum of the …read more
Casino gambling is extending its reach into the American population and is causing a large range of problems, as well as contributing to economic inequality. This is the argument of a report …read more
The Catholic Church has often been criticized for its opposition to the use of condoms in relation to preventing the spread of HIV infections. Religion is not the enemy according to a …read more
Philadelphia's Archbishop Charles Chaput addressed a national convention of Catholic Hispanic leaders Friday, warning that an idea that Latinos, simply by their presence in the United States, …read more