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Archbishop thanks Colo. faithful for witness against abortion bill

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Date: April 17, 2014
Denver, Colo., Apr 17, 2014 / 05:34 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Archbishop Samuel J. Aquila of Denver has voiced his gratitude to all those who spoke out against proposed Colorado legislation that could have put an end to life-affirming laws in the state.
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Radical abortion bill dies in Colo. Senate after call to prayer, action

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Date: April 16, 2014
Denver, Colo., Apr 16, 2014 / 10:42 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Amid growing protests led in large part by the Catholic Church, the Colorado Senate on April 16 killed a controversial bill that could have banned all pro-life laws in the state.
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Colo. parish looks to John Paul II in family-focused initiative

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Date: April 16, 2014
Denver, Colo., Apr 16, 2014 / 06:09 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Blessed John Paul II's life and teachings on family and marriage are still bearing fruit, say members of one Colorado parish that has launched a family-friendly initiative inspired by the late Pope's example.
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Denver archbishop rallies Coloradans against 'extreme' abortion bill

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Date: April 16, 2014
Denver, Colo., Apr 16, 2014 / 01:32 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- The Archbishop of Denver on April 15 rallied opposition to a Colorado bill he says is "both extreme and dangerously ambiguous" in its ban on all abortion regulations and other pro-life laws.
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Obama says Pope Francis is a reminder of human dignity

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Date: April 15, 2014
Washington D.C., Apr 15, 2014 / 01:20 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Speaking at the 2014 Easter Prayer Breakfast at the White House, U.S. President Barack Obama reflected on his recent meeting with Pope Francis, whom he described as an inspiration.
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Archbishop Chaput extends Passover greeting to Jewish community

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Date: April 14, 2014
Philadelphia, Pa., Apr 14, 2014 / 12:01 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Ahead of the Jewish observance of Passover, Archbishop Charles J. Chaput has written to Philadelphia's Jewish community to extend "the prayerful best wishes" of the Catholics of his archdiocese.
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Colo. Senate considers 'extraordinarily broad' abortion bill

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Date: April 14, 2014
Denver, Colo., Apr 14, 2014 / 10:16 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- A Colorado Senate committee has advanced legislation that could bar any new pro-life laws in the state, prompting criticism that the bill is extreme and would prevent reasonable health and safety-based regulations. 
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Legion of Christ names new North American head

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Date: April 14, 2014
New York City, N.Y., Apr 14, 2014 / 04:07 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Maryland-born priest Father John Connor, L.C., has been named the head of the Legion of Christ's territory of North America.
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Bishops invited to support 2014 March for Marriage

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Date: April 12, 2014
Washington D.C., Apr 12, 2014 / 04:45 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Two U.S. bishops leading efforts to defend and promote marriage offered their support for this year's national March for Marriage and invited their fellow bishops to do the same.
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Archbishop calls for urgent prayer, action against Colo. 'right to abortion' bill

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Date: April 12, 2014
Denver, Colo., Apr 12, 2014 / 02:02 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Archbishop Samuel J. Aquila is asking the people of Colorado to spend 10 minutes in prayer and take concrete action over the weekend to support the sanctity of human life in the face of a serious legislative threat.
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