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Krautler said he counted himself among a group of bishops, mostly in the developing world, who see the ordination of such
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The rationale for maintaining the U.S. ban has been losing ground in recent years as Rome introduced exceptions into its
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"We love these men and they love us," they said in their letter published on the authoritative website Vatican Insider. The
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His statement echoes the tone of Pope Francis' iconic remark, "Who am I to judge?" and follows a church survey on global
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But above all, Shaw, author of a new book on the “uncertain future of Catholicism in America,” warned that “a piecemeal approach
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The former Fr. Dean McFalls just became a father in the literal sense, as the Stockton, Calif., priest announced last Sunday that he is resigning as pastor of St. Mary's Church in order to welcome a baby boy into his life.
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Archbishop Parolin, the Vatican Secretary of State, noted earlier this month that the church needs to "reflect the democratic
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While previous popes have declared some topics closed off from discussion, Parolin's remarks may be indicative of the possibility
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In marrying, the priests believe they are Africanizing Christianity. They are also open to shunned practices such as polygamy
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Matthew Fox offers advice to Pope Francis on dozens of hot-button issues that were mostly silenced by Popes John Paul II and Benedict XVI. Imagine an issue that you might care about and it is here. Birth control. Pre-marital sex. Ordaining women. Looking to more than the Bible and Church tradition (nature, science, creative arts, imagination) for God's revelation.
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No man of our time resembles Saint Stephen more than Stephen Colbert, a staunch Roman Catholic with a devoted following of young people deeply inspired by his eloquent advocacy of strictly conservative values and Christian faith.
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He ultimately resigned his post in Oakland, taking time to meditate on his life. During that time, he explored a Catholic