We say: Health care is a fundamental human right — Pope Francis and Pope Benedict XVI used those very words — alongside water, food and education.
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NCR Today: President Trump's travel ban excludes so many people who have every legal right to be here -- people who have contributed and continue to contribute to our country.
"Pope Francis Just Issued a Blistering Statement Against Christians Supporting Trump’s Muslim Ban" screams the headline. Only problem is that it is not true.
The U.S. House passed the No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Act on Jan. 24, making the 41-year-old Hyde Amendment permanent.
In addition to more that 800 U.S. congregations, a Cincinnati mosque will join the sanctuary movement — a promise by churches, synagogues and now, mosques, to shield undocumented immigrants from deportation and other government actions.
Donald J. Trump took the oath of office in a swearing-in ceremony that featured prayers and pronouncements of God's favor by the largest assortment of clergy in inaugural history. It also drew protests around the nation's capital.
Divided we stand: "The political polarization is so extreme and comes from such deep, entrenched places. ... It's really up to we the people to do this work."
New York Cardinal Timothy M. Dolan to read a scripture at inauguration: Dolan chose Wisdom chapter 9, in which Solomon acknowledges that God made humankind "to govern the world in holiness and righteousness and to render judgment in integrity of heart."
An emerging Catholic dialogue with Muslims aims to show public support for Islamic American communities, building on three already existing regional Catholic-Muslim dialogues.
Muslim-Americans: Trump, who proposed banning Muslims from entering the United States, monitoring mosques and torturing terrorism suspects is now the president-elect.