The USCCB Committee on Ecumenical and Interreligious Affairs is launching a new National Catholic-Muslim Dialogue, with Archbishop Cupich as its first co-chairman.
Canada may house Syrian refugees at military bases. It has accepted 15,685 refugees since Nov. and expects 10,000 more this month.
Cardinal Marx, chairman of the German bishops’ conference, said, 'As a church we say that we need a reduction in the number of refugees.'
Tens of thousands of pilgrims have lined up in Rome to venerate the remains of St. Pio of Pietrelcina and St. Leopold Mandic.
A coalition of self-described leftists, including pro-abortion and lesbian groups, is pressing for an international ban on surrogacy.
To Muslim women’s rights activists, President Obama’s visit to a Baltimore mosque represents acceptance of 'gender apartheid.'
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