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Cardinal O’Malley Statement Pope Francis comments on Civil Unions October 22, 2020

Quite understandably, the Holy Father’s recent statements concerning civil unions have captured the attention of the world press, because many people are anxious for the Church to change its position on marriage and family.

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Pope Francis Names Father William Byrne of Archdiocese of Washington as Bishop of Springfield in Massachusetts

October 14, 2020

WASHINGTON—Pope Francis has appointed Rev. William Draper Byrne, a priest of the Archdiocese of Washington, as the Bishop of Springfield in Massachusetts.

 

The appointment was publicized in Washington, D.C. on October 14, 2020 by Archbishop Christophe Pierre, apostolic nuncio to the United States. The Diocese of Springfield in Massachusetts has been a vacant see since June 2020.

 

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CARDINAL SEÁN O'MALLEY STATEMENT ON MASSACHUSETTS ROE ACT LEGISLATION

September 25, 2020

Our country and our Commonwealth are faced these days with multiple issues that are both empirically complex and profoundly moral in their content and consequences. These issues include the COVID-19 pandemic, racial justice, climate change, poverty and inequality. The Catholic Church, in its teaching and social ministries, is engaged with many other organizations in addressing these questions, and we will continue to do so.

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ROE ALERT--LET YOUR VOICE BE HEARD AGAIN ON ABORTION EXPANSION

Deadline now November 12, 2020, for Committee action.

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PAS ALERT-- LET YOUR VOICE BE HEARD AGAIN ON PHYSICIAN ASSISTED SUICIDE

The legislative session has been extended to December 31, 2020.

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THE TIME IS NOW – A CALL FOR CHANGE AND UNITY

THE TIME IS NOW – A CALL FOR CHANGE AND UNITY

 

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Statement of Cardinal Seán O’Malley, OFM, Cap.

"The Catholic community has the right to expect the priests of the Archdiocese and those entrusted with handing on the faith to be clear and unequivocal on the Church’s teaching concerning respect and protection for life from the first moment of conception to natural death. This teaching is of the highest priority for the Church.

 

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Trump, Congress urged to make 'access to quality education' a priority

IRONDALE, Ala. (CNS) -- Two U.S. cardinals and the president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops have an urgent message for President Donald Trump and the U.S.

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State House News Service--Bishops Press Lawmakers to Extend Eviction Moratorium

Bishops Press Lawmakers to Extend Eviction Moratorium

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