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President Donald Trump to Attend March for Life on Friday

WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. President Donald Trump will address the national March for Life in person on Friday, making him the first president in the event’s 47-year history to do so, organizers announced. “See you on Friday...Big Crowd!” the...

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Virginia Parish to Hold Holy Hour Against Planned Black Mass

RICHMOND, Va. — A parish in Chesapeake, Virginia will host a Holy Hour of Reparation on Saturday to spiritually combat a scheduled black mass to be held at a bar in nearby Norfolk. A separately organized  rosary rally is planned for outside the...

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Revision of Criminal Code Could Legalize Abortion Throughout Mexico

MEXICO CITY, Mexico — Pro-life advocates in Mexico are speaking out against a leaked draft copy of Mexico’s revised National Criminal Code, which would legalize abortion throughout the country at all stages of pregnancy. The draft copy, which...

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Perform Euthanasia or Lose Government Funding, Canadian Hospice Told

VANCOUVER, Canada —  A Canadian hospice is at risk of losing its government funding over its refusal to euthanize patients who request an “assisted death.”  Fraser Health Authority, a publicly-funded organization responsible for administering...

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DOJ Files Brief in Support of Ohio Down Syndrome Abortion Ban

WASHINGTON, D.C.— The Department of Justice is officially supporting Ohio’s Down syndrome abortion ban before a federal circuit court. In a friend-of-the-court brief filed on Tuesday with the U.S. Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals, the Department...

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Catholic Church in Australia Responds to Unprecedented Bushfire Crisis

SYDNEY — A sudden downpour brought much-needed relief to some fire-ravaged and drought-stricken Australian states. While the rain is not enough to extinguish all blazing fires, it will assist firefighters battling what are the most horrific...

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Supreme Court Will Not Fast Track New ACA Appeal

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Supreme Court on Tuesday declined to fast-track hearing a new appeal of the Affordable Care Act. The decision comes after the act’s individual mandate was struck down by a federal circuit court. In December, the Fifth...

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Taiwan President Appeals to Pope Francis Over China’s ‘Abuse of Power’

VATICAN CITY — Taiwan president Tsai Ing-wen has written to Pope Francis describing China’s aggression and persecution of religion as “obstacles to peace,” and detailing the Communist regime’s “abuses of power.” “The crux of the issue is that...

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Reconsidering Roe v. Wade: Louisiana Leads the Way to the Supreme Court

Every January since the devastating Jan. 22, 1973, Roe v. Wade and Doe v. Bolton decisions that legalized abortion in the United States, pilgrims of all faiths and political stripes from all over the country have protested those decisions at the...

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Pope Francis: Christians Can Unite in Welcoming Migrants, Each Other

VATICAN CITY — Welcoming other Christians and showing hospitality to strangers, especially migrants, is an opportunity for unity and for sharing Christ’s love, Pope Francis said at the general audience Wednesday. “Hospitality is important; it is...