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Bishop William Patrick Callahan has warned of potential canonical penalties against Father James Altman of La Crosse. Father Altman said, “I stand by every single word I said”; Father Richard Heilman of the Diocese of Madison led a Rosary rally in the priest's defense. [...]
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of the Roman Curia. But as the Church awaits that document, many of the prelates holding top positions at the Vatican remain in office beyond the normal retirement age of 75. [...]
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Father Tony Flannery, a Redemptorist priest who was suspended following an investigation by the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith, has rejected the Congregation's renewed invitation to assent to Catholic teaching. The superior of the Redemptorist order had asked the Congregation to permit Father Flannery to return [...]
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“The common outcry, which is justly made on behalf of human rights —for example, the right to health, to home, to work, to family, to culture —is false and illusory if the right to life, the most basic and fundamental right and the condition for all other personal rights, is [...]
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Cardinal Jean-Claude Hollerich, SJ, president of the Commission of the Bishops' Conferences of the EU, said of the British prime minister, “I don't want to imply that Prime Minister Johnson is a populist, but his behavior has populist traits,” according to a Novena News translation. The prelate added that [...]
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