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NEW YORK: Democratic State Senate Candidate Vows To Erase Gay Couples From Textbooks Because Jesus


The New York Daily News reports: A Democrat waging a primary campaign in Queens vowed to fight to bar pictures of same-sex couples from appearing in school textbooks. S.J. Jung, who is challenging incumbent Sen. Toby Ann Stavisky in the Sept. 13 primary, made the remarks in March to a group made up primarily of …
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The New York Catholic Church Paid Lobbyists $2.1 Million to Block Child Sex-Abuse Law Reform


From 2007 to the end of 2015, the New York Daily News reports, the New York Catholic Conference, led by Cardinal Timothy Dolan, paid top Albany lobbyists more than $2.1 million to help block legislation, including the Child Victims Act, that would make it easier for victims of child sex abuse to seek justice.
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How Well Do You Know Religion? – The New York Times

This is a time that tests our fundamental values.
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New York Daily News Rips GOP Leaders For “Meaningless Platitudes” In Wake Of Mass Shooting – Joe.My.God.


“New York Daily News Rips GOP Leaders For “Meaningless Platitudes” In Wake Of Mass Shooting”
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17 Catholic Churches Close Down Permanently In New York | Occupy The Vatican


Teary-eyed and angry Catholic parishioners across New York attended final mass services on Friday in some of dozens of churches closing or stopping regular worship services. The closures follow an announcement by the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of New York in November that it would consolidate 368 parishes into 294, reflecting…
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New York holds last mass services before dozens of Catholic church closures


74 Catholic churches in New York have closed this past weekend, “reflecting a national trend of parish closures in the United States caused by low attendance, a shortage of priests and financial troubles” It’s a start.
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