Articles on this issue "religious practice"
On Wednesday the U.S. Senate voted against considering S. 2578, a bill empowering the federal government to override the Religious Freedom Restoration Act and other federal conscience laws …read more
A coalition of leaders of diverse U.S. religious denominations and faiths, including Archbishop Joseph Kurtz of Louisville, president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, has announced …read more
The US bishops' annual Fortnight for Freedom begins Saturday and runs through Independence Day, July 4. This year, the theme is "Freedom to Serve." The bishops note that during these two …read more
Cuban Ofelia Acevedo, widow of dissident Oswaldo Paya, who died in unclear circumstances, asked that an international investigation be opened to know the truth about her husband’s death. …read more
Pope Francis received members of the French Parliament on Saturday at the Vatican Apostolic Palace. The meeting comes at a sensitive time in France where protests against the French …read more
Here is the translation of the telegram sent by Cardinal Tarcisio Bertone, Vatican Secretary of State, on behalf of the Pope to Cardinal Angelo Scola, Archbishop of Milan, on the occasion of …read more