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What Is The HHS Mandate?

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USCCB Responds To Inaccurate Statement Of Fact On HHS Mandate Made During Vice Presidential Debate

The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) issued the following statement today clarifying points made by Vice President Biden during last night’s debate. The USCCB should be commended for setting the record straight. Statement follows: October 12, 2012 WASHINGTON—The U.S. …

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Please join us today in praying for the unborn

Last night at the Democratic National Convention, activist Sandra Fluke was given a prime time, network slot to continue her campaign to rewrite history. In case you have forgotten, Ms. Fluke gained fame when pro-abortion supporters in Congress attempted to …

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Spokesperson for Cardinal Dolan Statement on Benediction Invitation

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 23, 2012 STATEMENT OF JOSEPH ZWILLING REGARDING BENEDICTION INVITATION Timothy Cardinal Dolan, Archbishop of New York, has accepted an invitation to deliver the closing prayer at next week’s Republican National Convention. Although it is usual church …

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Debating a Pro-Abortion Catholic Politician

Catholic Advocate President Matt Smith appeared on MSNBC Tuesday, August 14, 2012 opposite former Congressman Patrick Murphy (D, PA-08, Catholic). There is a clear difference in understanding the settled issues of our Church. As a reminder, before being defeated in …

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Romney releases religious liberty ad “Be Not Afraid”

This morning we applaud Governor Romney for speaking out again about the attacks on our religious liberties. The ad should be refreshing for people of faith who care about this issue versus President Obama’s campaign choosing to hire Georgetown student …

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RIP Religious Liberty

Remember tomorrow — August 1, 2012. Remember this day as the day our most cherished liberty evaporated. Religious liberty had a good run. It nearly survived 221 years from when the Constitution’s First Amendment went into effect. That’s right — …

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2012 Congressional Town Hall / Event List

We are encouraging people of faith to visit with their Member of Congress during the August recess and urge them to support the Respect for Rights of Conscience Act to fix the HHS mandate and additional conscience violations contained in …

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Archbishop Chaput’s Fortnight for Freedom Homily

The Fortnight for Freedom was concluded with Mass celebrated at the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception in Washington, D.C. on July 4, 2012. Archbishop Charles Chaput of Philadelphia delivered the Homily. July 4, 2012 ARCHBISHOP CHAPUT’S …

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Remembering the Blessings of Liberty

We launched the Virtual Vigil for Religious Liberty to support the Bishops’ call for a two week period of prayer, education, and action in support of religious liberty, and today it comes to a close. 5,256 people of faith joined …

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