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Austin, Texas, Mar 25, 2017 / 07:01 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Among the targets of Texas pro-life advocates are so-called 'wrongful birth' lawsuits and Planned Parenthood's alleged involvement in the sale of unborn baby parts. Both are finding some success in the State Senate.
Posted: March 25, 2017, 12:01 pm
Detroit, Mich., Mar 24, 2017 / 01:14 am (EWTN News/CNA).- A new television ad campaign launched by the Michigan Catholic Conference is featuring commercials that spotlight the hand of the Catholic Church in health, education, and charitable systems throughout the state.
Posted: March 24, 2017, 6:14 am
Washington D.C., Mar 24, 2017 / 01:06 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch received a strong voice of support Thursday from a lawyer at a major religious liberty firm, who said that he shows a record of consensus building and protecting religious freedom for all.
Posted: March 24, 2017, 6:06 am
Baltimore, Md., Mar 23, 2017 / 06:10 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Cardinal William Henry Keeler, who was Archbishop of Baltimore from 1989 to 2007, has died at the age of 86, archdiocesan officials say.
Posted: March 23, 2017, 11:10 am
Washington D.C., Mar 22, 2017 / 09:02 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- The intense debate over U.S. refugee and migrant policy is a chance to meet newcomers and understand others' concerns, the country's bishops have said, warning against fear and mistreatment of others.
Posted: March 22, 2017, 2:02 pm
Philadelphia, Pa., Mar 22, 2017 / 04:40 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- A bridge featuring crosses on the property of Villanova, a Catholic university in a Philadelphia suburb, will be built despite complaints from some local taxpayers.
Posted: March 22, 2017, 9:40 am
Washington D.C., Mar 22, 2017 / 04:39 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch made a crucial ethical distinction in his response to questions about doctor-prescribed suicide during his confirmation hearing on Wednesday, said one ethicist.
Posted: March 22, 2017, 9:39 am
Washington D.C., Mar 22, 2017 / 01:16 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Judge Neil Gorsuch deserves "swift confirmation" to the U.S. Supreme Court, leaders of pro-life and pro-family groups have said.
Posted: March 22, 2017, 6:16 am
Philadelphia, Pa., Mar 21, 2017 / 10:45 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- A Pennsylvania high school wrongly allowed a female student into the boys' locker room and violated an undressing male student's privacy and his right to be free from harassment, a lawsuit charges.
Posted: March 21, 2017, 3:45 pm
Washington D.C., Mar 21, 2017 / 05:50 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- The judge nominated to replace Antonin Scalia at the Supreme Court answered questions on abortion and religious freedom jurisprudence on Tuesday.
Posted: March 21, 2017, 10:50 am
New York City, N.Y., Mar 21, 2017 / 01:39 am (EWTN News/CNA).- The Catholic convert who founded the Society of the Atonement, Father Paul Wattson, S.A., could be one step closer to recognition as a saint.
Posted: March 21, 2017, 6:39 am
Washington D.C., Mar 20, 2017 / 05:34 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- The bill drafted to replace the Affordable Care Act has good pro-life measures but still presents "grave challenges" that must be remedied, said one leading bishop in a recent statement.
Posted: March 20, 2017, 10:34 am
Washington D.C., Mar 19, 2017 / 07:01 am (EWTN News/CNA).- The United States mustn't cut foreign aid while conflicts, famines, and a worldwide refugee crisis rage, Catholic leaders are insisting.
Posted: March 19, 2017, 12:01 pm
Washington D.C., Mar 19, 2017 / 05:21 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Raymond Arroyo has an impressive resume. He's a New York Times bestselling author several times over. He's an award-winning journalist and producer. And his weekly EWTN show, The World Over Live, reaches more than 350 million global households and 500 U.S. radio affiliates.
Posted: March 19, 2017, 10:21 am
Hagatna, Guam, Mar 18, 2017 / 05:02 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- The practices of the Neocatechumenal Way in Guam have drawn attention from the island's coadjutor archbishop, who has said its members are to stop forming new communities for a year, in the interest of healing divisions in the archdiocese.
Posted: March 18, 2017, 10:02 am