USCCB Tells Congress: Restore Religious Freedom, Rescind These Laws!

Two Catholic cardinals, three archbishops and a bishop, representing the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, have released an open letter to Congress, urging them to rescind two laws recently enacted in the District of Columbia, the Reproductive Health Non-Discrimination Amendment Act (RHNDA) and the Human Rights Amendment Act (HRAA).The open letter, dated March 20, 2015, was signed by Cardinal Donald Wuerl, Archbishop of Washington; Cardinal Sean O'Malley of Boston, chairman of the USCCB's … [Read more...]

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Our Rights Come from God, Not the State: Roy Moore Schools CNN’s Chris Cuomo on Natural Law

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“Our rights do not come from God, your honor," said CNN's Chris Cuomo in a televised interview with Judge Roy Moore, "and you know that. They come from man..."That's a pretty serious slip of the tongue for the son of former New York Governor Mario Cuomo and the brother of current New York Governor Andrew Cuomo.Chris Cuomo the journalist is a self-identified Catholic who began his education at Immaculate Conception School in Jamaica, Queens, and completed his Juris Doctoris at Jesuit-run F … [Read more...]

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Detroit-Area Chaldean Priest, Once Kidnapped and Beaten in Iraq, Is Ordained Bishop of Baghdad

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Father Basel Yaldo, a Chaldean Catholic priest who has served for the last nine years in suburban Detroit, was ordained on Friday, February 6, as an auxiliary bishop in Baghdad.  He was one of two Detroit-area Chaldean priests elevated by Pope Francis.  Bishop Yaldo, 44, will serve in Baghdad while the other, 58-year-old Chorbishop Emanuel Shaleta, will serve in Toronto.Nine years ago Father Basel was kidnapped in his native Iraq by anti-Christian extremists.  For three days, he was beaten by … [Read more...]

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