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How one Catholic school takes a hammer to the cycle of poverty

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Date: January 30, 2015
Washington D.C., Jan 30, 2015 / 07:10 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- During Catholic Schools Week, the president of a small school in Washington, D.C. explained its humble origins, extraordinary mission, and its hopes for the future.
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Assisted living centers defeat HHS mandate in court

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Date: January 29, 2015
Denver, Colo., Jan 29, 2015 / 06:56 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- A federal court has permanently barred the Obama administration from enforcing the federal contraception mandate against the group of Evangelical-owned senior citizen and assisted living centers.
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Measles are making a comeback, so what does the Church teach about vaccines?

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Date: January 29, 2015
Denver, Colo., Jan 29, 2015 / 06:03 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Disneyland is supposed to be the Happiest Place on Earth, not the place where you contract a highly contagious, once-eradicated disease.
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On feast of St. Thomas, teachers called to mercifully challenge students

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Date: January 28, 2015
Washington D.C., Jan 28, 2015 / 08:16 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Catholics must be "merciful teachers" in eliciting the best from everyone around them, said a prominent Dominican preacher on the feast day of St. Thomas Aquinas.
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A tale of two cakes: Colorado's far-reaching religious freedom fight

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Date: January 28, 2015
Denver, Colo., Jan 28, 2015 / 07:02 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- The battleground for religious freedom is currently the soft, frosted tops of cakes in Colorado.
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The dark side of the Super Bowl and how Congress aims to fight it

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Date: January 28, 2015
Washington D.C., Jan 28, 2015 / 06:18 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Just days before Super Bowl XLIX, the U.S. House of Representatives is pushing for a bipartisan crack-down on the hidden menace of sex trafficking, which some human rights advocates refer to as "modern-day slavery."
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Bishops use Supreme Court case to call for death penalty abolition

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Date: January 28, 2015
Washington D.C., Jan 28, 2015 / 05:15 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Several bishops in the U.S. have welcomed the Supreme Court's decision to re-examine death penalty protocols, and have called for the abolition of the death penalty.
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Who's entering religious life these days?

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Date: January 28, 2015
Washington D.C., Jan 28, 2015 / 04:14 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- U.S. Catholics are being encouraged to get to know local religious communities, as a new study offers insight into the potential impact of vocational programs, Catholic schools, and encouragement in discerning.
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'No compromise' ? Catholics, evangelicals unite on marriage

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Date: January 27, 2015
Washington D.C., Jan 27, 2015 / 12:03 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- A coalition of Catholic and Protestant leaders has united to call all Christians to an unwavering defense of the truth of marriage, rooted in nature as well as faith.
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West Coast Walk for Life broke more than one record this year

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Date: January 27, 2015
San Francisco, Calif., Jan 27, 2015 / 07:06 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- The eleventh annual Walk for Life West Coast broke its own records this year, drawing the largest crowd it has ever seen, as well as more press coverage than in previous years.
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