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NFP: It's not just a Catholic thing anymore

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Date: July 24, 2017
Washington D.C., Jul 24, 2017 / 05:13 am (EWTN News/CNA).- For some, it was a health-conscious decision. For others, it was environmental. For still others, it was faith-based.
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Archbishop Gomez calls on Congress to pass Dream Act

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Date: July 24, 2017
Los Angeles, Calif., Jul 24, 2017 / 04:02 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Too many young people are threatened with deportation because their parents brought them to the U.S. without documentation, and Congress needs to pass the Dream Act to help them, Archbishop Jose Gomez of Los Angeles has said.
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Nation's capital remembers former US Opus Dei head

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Date: July 24, 2017
Washington D.C., Jul 24, 2017 / 01:00 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Catholic figures from Washington, D.C. are remembering the legacy of Fr. Arne Panula, former U.S. vicar of Opus Dei, and a beloved leader, mentor and friend of many throughout the city.
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Deaths in smuggler's truck 'completely senseless,' Texas archbishop says

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Date: July 23, 2017
San Antonio, Texas, Jul 23, 2017 / 10:26 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- The deaths of at least nine people due to heat in an alleged immigrant smuggler's truck parked in San Antonio are an occasion for tears, prayers, and action to end such situations, the local archbishop has said.
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Duterte's bloody war on drugs slammed as 'social cleansing'

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Date: July 23, 2017
Washington D.C., Jul 23, 2017 / 04:02 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte and government officials are guilty of "social cleansing" under the guise of a war on drugs, advocates testified on Capitol Hill on Thursday.
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Federal budget jeopardizes struggling poor people, US bishops warn

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Date: July 22, 2017
Washington D.C., Jul 22, 2017 / 05:02 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Congress' proposed federal budget will fail to provide for the basic needs of millions of America's poor people, the U.S. bishops have said in a call for a morally sound budget.
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Catholic women's conference to be held in New Mexico

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Date: July 21, 2017
Albuquerque, N.M., Jul 21, 2017 / 08:40 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- The Women of Grace apostolate will mark 30 years at its national conference this year, an event which aims to help women celebrate their "gift of authentic femininity."
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Bishop: Senate mustn't repeal health care law without suitable replacement

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Date: July 21, 2017
Washington D.C., Jul 21, 2017 / 05:52 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- The US bishops' representative for domestic justice has asked Senators not to vote to repeal the current health care law unless they have an alternative in place that offers acceptable levels of coverage.
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Bishop Conley: 50 years after Land O'Lakes, Catholic education needs renewal

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Date: July 21, 2017
Denver, Colo., Jul 21, 2017 / 05:05 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- The 50th anniversary of a historic statement that changed Catholic higher education in America represents both a cautionary tale and a chance to reflect on Catholic renewal, said Bishop James D. Conley of Lincoln, Nebraska.
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Why we should care about the spike in women prisoners

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Date: July 21, 2017
Washington D.C., Jul 21, 2017 / 04:01 am (EWTN News/CNA).- While there is talk of criminal justice reform in the U.S., something must also be done about a decades-long spike in female inmates, experts and members of Congress of both parties said.
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