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Editorial: The Vatican acts on climate change, but US bishops dawdle

We say: It is clear through both words and actions that creation care is a priority of the Vatican and the leader of the Catholic Church. Yet, it continues to feel like the U.S. bishops have missed the memo.

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Editorial: The new gun control law is good. Now, let's do an assault weapons ban.

We say: President Biden recently signed the first piece of gun control legislation in nearly 30 years. We understand the legislative process, and we know that you can't get everything in Washington. Still, we want more.

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Editorial: Here's hoping Francis, the pope of surprises, keeps surprising us

We say: In the 10th year of his papacy, Pope Francis certainly still knows how to surprise, whether it's in the latest announcement of 21 new cardinals, or in a recent meeting with Franciscan Fr. Richard Rohr.

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Editorial: In wake of Dobbs decision, it's time for anti-abortion Catholics to become truly pro-life

As we at NCR have long argued, making abortion illegal is not the only — or even necessarily the most effective — way to bring about a reduction in the number of abortions in this country.

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