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Denver's Archbishop Aquila restores sacraments to original order

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Date: May 23, 2015
Denver, Colo., May 23, 2015 / 05:01 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- In an unprecedented change for an archdiocese, Archbishop Samuel J. Aquila of Denver announced that the Sacraments of Initiation ? Baptism, Confirmation and First Communion ? will be restored to their original order.
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Catholics and Jews must unite against the storm of secularism, religious leaders insist

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Date: May 22, 2015
Washington D.C., May 22, 2015 / 01:08 am (EWTN News/CNA).- A 50 year-old declaration of the Second Vatican Council established a new era in Christian-Jewish relations and enabled members of both religions to unite against present-day secularism, Cardinal Timothy Dolan of New York reflected on Wednesday.
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Nebraska bishops praise move to repeal death penalty

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Date: May 21, 2015
Lincoln, Neb., May 21, 2015 / 06:11 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Nebraska's Catholic bishops on Wednesday praised the Nebraska legislature's veto-proof vote to end the death penalty, saying  capital punishment "cannot be justified" in the state at present.
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Notre Dame is refused an injunction, after replay of contraception mandate challenge

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Date: May 21, 2015
South Bend, Ind., May 21, 2015 / 05:03 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- A federal court has again denied the University of Notre Dame's request for a preliminary injunction against federal mandates it says violate its religious freedom, though a trial can still go forward.
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A priest's powerful impact on the New York Times' David Brooks

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Date: May 21, 2015
Denver, Colo., May 21, 2015 / 05:02 am (EWTN News/CNA).- New York Times columnist, best-selling author and all-around pundit David Brooks has made headlines recently for his bold new book making the case for a societal return to morality.  
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DC scholarship program helps transform education, bishops tell Congress

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Date: May 20, 2015
Washington D.C., May 20, 2015 / 11:48 am (EWTN News).- Congress should reapprove funding of a scholarship program that allows low-income students to attend private and religious schools in the District of Columbia, the U.S. bishops have said.
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Converted by love, not ideology: An archbishop's reflection on Dorothy Day

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Date: May 20, 2015
Fort Wayne, Ind., May 20, 2015 / 04:02 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Last week, Archbishop Jose H. Gomez of Los Angeles told scholars at the Dorothy Day Conference at St. Francis University that the social activist was not converted by ideology, but by love.
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Nearly every House member voted for this anti-human trafficking bill

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Date: May 19, 2015
Washington D.C., May 19, 2015 / 06:35 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- The House overwhelmingly passed a bill on Tuesday establishing a fund for victims of human trafficking and strengthening federal and state enforcement against trafficking.
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These twin monks are taking it to the streets - and your TV - to save souls

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Date: May 19, 2015
New York City, N.Y., May 19, 2015 / 05:01 am (EWTN News/CNA).- It's a good thing Brother Angelus wears glasses, otherwise it would be really hard to tell him apart from Brother Innocent.
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Will Francis build on Benedict's legacy when he visits the US?

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Date: May 17, 2015
Washington D.C., May 17, 2015 / 07:02 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Pope Francis will remain within the tradition of previous papal visits to the U.S. when he comes to the east coast this autumn said Bishop Jaime Soto of Sacramento, who added that the Pope's voyage would build upon Benedict XVI's papacy if he addresses the environment.
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