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Vatican Says Last Cardinal Has Arrived for Papal Conclave
The last cardinal eligible to vote for a new pope arrived in Rome today, allowing the leaders of the Catholic Church to begin the conclave to choose a successor to Pope Benedict , who stepped down a week ago. But the arrival of Vietnam's Cardinal Jean-Baptiste Pham Minh Man, however, does not make
Catholics Split Over Health Care
ABC News’ Christina Capatides reports: We’re used to hearing Republicans and Democrats debate over whether the Obama administration’s health care bill allows for abortions. As Americans, we’ve come to expect that the back-and-forth between House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and House...
The Bishops' Statement on Obama: Freedom of Choice Act Would Be 'An Evil Law'
Has been released. Cardinal Francis George of Chicago, president of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops, released the statement today on behalf of the USCCB in which he "voiced hope for the Obama Administration but pointed to possible obstacles...
Controversial Priest Comments on Obama
Rev. Michael Pfleger praises the president-elect in his post-election sermon.
Obama: My Answer on Abortion at Saddleback Church was Too Flip
On This Week with George Stephanopoulos, Sen. Barack Obama, D-Ill., expressed regret at his answer on abortion at Rick Warren's Saddleback Church a couple weekends ago. "At what point does a baby get human rights, in your view?" Warren asked....
Priest who ridiculed Clinton backed Obama
Rev. Michael Pfleger, the left-leaning Chicago Catholic priest who ridiculed Hillary Rodham Clinton this week in a racially-charged speech from the pulpit of Barack Obama's church, has contributed to Obama's state Senate campaigns, backed his ill-fated run for Congress and stumped for him in Iowa.
Catholic Cardinal Condemns Pastor's Anti-Clinton Remarks
The job of uniting the Democratic Party after a long and divisive primary season just got tougher, thanks to yet another Chicago Christian leader who's a longtime friend and associate of Illinois Sen. Barack Obama. Priest Mocks Clinton's Tears "She just always thought that, 'This is mine. I'm
Archdiocese of Chicago Hammers Father Pfleger
Cardinal Francis George of the Archdiocese of Chicago just issued this statement about Father Michael Pfleger's ridicule of Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton in a sermon at the church of Sen. Barack Obama, Trinity United Church of Christ, on Sunday: "The...
Nightline's Week in Review
The week's events, from a new stem cell procedure to the Democratic debate.
Catholic Priest Scandal
When the Pope condemns priest sex abuse as He did again tonight calling it evil landed deep chains and and since then tomorrow. They had him when the Pope talks like this some people including victims of predator and victims' families some people are not convinced. Especially when Wright both. For