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Catholic church abuse: Survivors ‘tired of talk,’ demand action


Clergy sexual abuse survivors stood outside of the Harrisburg diocese Monday demanding support for statute of limitations reform, among other things.
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Will other states follow Pennsylvania on church abuse?


HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Attorneys general around the U.S. have been largely silent this week about any plans to conduct an investigation like Pennsylvania’s that uncovered widespre
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A pro-LGBTQ church will brew its own beer & give the profits to Planned Parenthood


After Sunday services, their church will turn into a bar.
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Pope Francis: The Church Is “Hemorrhaging” Priests; “God Only Knows” Our Future


If we’re lucky, there will come a day when we don’t need any priests at all.
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Victory For Florida’s Church-State Separation Advocates: State Constitution’s Religious Freedom Provision Remains Intact


Americans United activists in Florida got a tremendous and welcome surprise last week when two harmful proposals to amend Florida’s Constitution failed to advance. This group of AU leaders campaigned to protect the No-Aid Provision and another provision that protects public education.
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Catholic Church group fights Colorado bill to reform system of reporting child abuse


Legislation that would reform a mandatory system of reporting child abuse in Colorado is not getting support from the Catholic Church.
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Man accidentally shoots himself and wife at church while discussing church shootings | The Independent


A man accidentally shot himself and his wife while discussing church shootings at a church in Tennessee, police have said.
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Catholic Priest, Forgiven By Church For Raping 29 Children, Stabbed To Death


After failing to attend a church service, Father Archambault’s brother visited his house and found him “bound and gagged” with stab wounds to the chest and a gaping wound where his genitals once were.”
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Lee Descendant Forced Out of Church After Denouncing White Supremacy on MTV


More of that white Christian love: Rev. Rob Lee IV, a descendant of Robert E. Lee, was forced to leave his church after denouncing white supremacy on MTV.
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Bishop: Church “abandons” the poor because clergy won’t leave middle-class areas with trendy coffee shops


The Church is “abandoning” the poor because middle-class clergy are unwilling to move away from “trendy coffee shops”, a bishop has said.
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