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US bishops: Newest health care proposal fails moral test

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Date: September 22, 2017
Washington D.C., Sep 22, 2017 / 12:08 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Leading U.S. bishops have applauded pro-life provisions in the newest GOP health care proposal, but said that substantial changes are needed in other areas to make the bill morally acceptable.
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Vatican at UN: Nukes won't save us ? let's seek a better path

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Date: September 22, 2017
New York City, N.Y., Sep 22, 2017 / 09:02 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Nuclear weapons are a force for instability and any claims they promote peace are chasing illusions, the Holy See's Secretary for Relations with States told leading diplomats seeking a nuclear test ban treaty.

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Villanova 'culture warrior' professor accepts Douthat debate invitation

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Date: September 22, 2017
New York City, N.Y., Sep 22, 2017 / 05:57 pm (EWTN News/CNA).-
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Ending human trafficking requires everyone's efforts, archbishop says

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Date: September 22, 2017
New York City, N.Y., Sep 22, 2017 / 01:47 am (EWTN News/CNA).- At a United Nations gathering in New York City, a Holy See official stressed the need for a multi-pronged approach in fighting human trafficking and aiding victims.
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Archbishop Chaput: Fr. Martin deserves respectful criticism, not trash-talking

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Date: September 21, 2017
Philadelphia, Pa., Sep 21, 2017 / 09:02 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Some of the verbal attacks on Father James Martin, S.J. have been "inexcusably ugly," Archbishop Charles J. Chaput has said in response to reactions to the controversial priest.
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US Senate committee advances bill to aid Christians in Iraq

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Date: September 20, 2017
Washington D.C., Sep 20, 2017 / 11:02 am (EWTN News/CNA).- A Senate committee on Tuesday voted to advance a bill that seeks to ensure U.S. aid reaches Christian genocide victims in Iraq.
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Bishop Conley: martyred Oklahoma priest showed courage that comes from prayer

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Date: September 20, 2017
Lincoln, Neb., Sep 20, 2017 / 05:50 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- An Oklahoma priest martyred in Guatemala will be beatified on Saturday, and his life has much to teach us, Bishop James Conley of Lincoln has said.
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What it's like to gather relics of Fr. Stanley Rother

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Date: September 20, 2017
Oklahoma City, Okla., Sep 20, 2017 / 04:23 am (EWTN News/CNA).- When Fr. Stanley Rother, a missionary priest from Okarche, Oklahoma, was killed by rebels in Guatemala, his body was transferred back to the United States to be buried by his family.
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Catholic health care growth a benefit, not a threat, ethicist says

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Date: September 20, 2017
Washington D.C., Sep 20, 2017 / 01:03 am (EWTN News/CNA).- A research paper that depicts the growth of Catholic health care as a threat to reproductive health ignores the attraction of Catholic hospitals and downplays the ethical concerns about procedures like abortion and sterilization, one commentator has said.
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For the first time in 30 years, Sistine Choir to perform in US

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Date: September 20, 2017
Washington D.C., Sep 20, 2017 / 01:00 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- The Sistine Chapel Choir will perform the U.S. for the first time in three decades, and will sing compositions that one expert says are an important heritage of the American church.
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