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Faith & Politics 2008


Faith & Politics 2008





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Biden's Catholicism seen as adding to ticket
But abortion stand raises questions too

U.S. Democratic vice presidential candidate Sen. Joe Biden (CNS/Reuters)
Their campaign presents Barak Obama and Joe Biden as people of deep faith working on very Catholic issues -- universal health care, support for working families, and equal pay for women. But abortion question still lingers. Read More

John Allen's analysis

Biden nomination could touch off episcopal split












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In This Issue

October 21-November 3, 2016

  • Reformation's anniversary brings commemorations, reconsiderations
  • Picks further diversify College of Cardinals
  • Editorial: One-issue obsession imperils credibility
  • Special Section [Print Only]: SAINTS