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Why the call for a National Collection for Life?

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A member of the Catholic Advocate community asked “why the call for a National Collection for Life?” Catholic Advocate has raised questions in recent weeks regarding grants made to non-Catholic organizations from the proceeds of the Catholic Campaign for Human …

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Catholic Advocate Calls on Bishops To Launch National Collection for Life

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Catholic Advocate has called upon the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) to launch a National Collection for Life to be held in January the weekend before the annual March for Life. Read the press release Catholic Advocate recommends proceeds …

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Thank You Leader Boehner!

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By Matt Smith Yesterday, Catholic Advocate President Deal Hudson asked: “Who will stand up when the cameras are on and oppose abortion funding?” This afternoon, Minority Leader John Boehner (R, Ohio – 8th), a Catholic, answered the call. “The Stupak-Pitts …

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One Question From American Catholics For Health Care Summit Participants

As the White House prepares to host the Blair House Health Care Summit on February 25, 2010, the leadership of Catholic Advocate has one simple question: “Who will stand up when the cameras are on and oppose abortion funding?”, asks …

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It is Time to Start Answering the Questions about the Catholic Campaign for Human Development

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By Matt Smith On February 2, 2010 Catholic Advocate reported to our community about the latest research into grant recipients of the USCCB Catholic Campaign for Human Development (CCHD) program. The issue we, along with others, are raising is simple. …

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Catholic Coalition Petitions Bishops' Conference to End Pro-Abortion Grants

Press Release Media Contact:  Brenda Steele     E-mail:  Press@www.catholicadvocate.com/dev Washington, DC (11 February 2010) – American Life League, Human Life International, Catholic Advocate, Bellarmine Veritas Ministry and Real Catholic TV, members of the Reform CCHD Now coalition, launched a petition drive …

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God Gets a Draft Pick

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By Matt Smith Grant Desme just became the #1 draft pick on the softball team for whatever parish he may serve after the seminary. A top prospect in the Oakland A’s minor league system announced during a conference call with …

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A Catholic Case for Personhood

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Personhood and Politics: From the Trinity to the Courtroom Deal W. Hudson American Life League Conference January 21, 2010 It was the summer of 1993, the 20th anniversary of Roe v. Wade, and I was at the Aspen Institute in …

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Was 2009 a Turning Point?

By Russell Shaw Catholic Exchange Was 2009 a turning point for the American bishops, marking a tougher and more realistic approach on their part to the myriad problems, internal and external, besetting the Catholic Church in the United States? It’s …

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Power to the (Conservative) People

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This gem was sent to us early this morning, and I can’t help but add a comment or two being a Catholic convert myself and a regular usher at my church in Georgia. All Catholics please take note: the Lord …

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