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Bishops in Baltimore: Possible social justice battle looms at bishops’ meeting

Bishops in Baltimore: Opinion -- USCCB should disinvite bishops in sex abuse cases from conference

Bishops in Baltimore: Archbishop says US church must 'redouble' efforts on marriage issue

Four things to watch during the lame duck Congress

France Expresses Support for Syrian Opposition

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Palestinians Set U.N. Vote, Defying Retaliatory Threats by U.S., Israel

Grand Rapids, Mich. -- Diocese reacts to fired Grand Haven deacon, charged with embezzlement

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Zambia -- State, Church Link Vital for Zambia

Sydney, Australia -- Victims welcome Australian child sex abuse investigation

Ireland’s Papal Nuncio: There will never be women priests in the Catholic Church. Despite what the laity in Ireland believe

LCWR: Meeting with Vatican-appointed bishops 'open,' 'cordial'

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