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Catholic groups in Kerala prepare to challenge High Court order that says nuns and priests must pay income tax

Last week, a divisional bench in the High Court of Kerala upheld the decision of the Single Chamber of the same High Court which made priests and nuns of religious congregations liable to withholding
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USCCB, Catholic Groups, Politicians Support Mississippi In Abortion Case In Court

A general view of the Mississippi Supreme Court in Jackson is seen on May 21, 2021. (CNS Photo / Evelyn Hockstein, Reuters) WASHINGTON (CNS) – Catholic leaders, pro-life organizations, Republica
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Two Catholic groups: no vaccine mandate without protections of conscience

Washington – Two Catholic organizations issued statements in July urging not to impose a coronavirus vaccine mandate without conscience, religious or medical exemptions. In a survey of its membe
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USCCB, Catholic Groups, Politicians Support Mississippi In Abortion Case In Court

Pro-life protesters argue with supporters of legal abortion outside the United States Supreme Court in Washington on March 4, 2020. CNS Photo / Tom Brenner, Reuters Catholic leaders, pro-life organiza
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‘Heat kills’: Catholic groups strive to help homeless people survive record summer temperatures

As Catholic organizations have stepped up efforts to help the homeless during this summer’s heatwave, they are also bracing for what could be an even more serious crisis: the day when moratorium
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Catholic Groups Criticize Abortion Report Backed By European Parliament | Catholic National Register

In addition to describing abortion as an “essential” health service and redefining conscientious objection as “denial of medical care,” the report said that violations of ̶
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Catholic groups in Mexico, Central America and the United States call on bishops to support them in helping migrants

(RNS) – More than 100 Catholic organizations in Central America, Mexico and the United States urge their respective bishops to “speak with one bold and united voice” to protect migra
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Catholic Groups Call on Panama to Reverse Mining Expansion Plan | Earth beat

Three dozen religious groups in Panama issued a statement protesting a plan to allow new mining in a forested area near indigenous communities and called on the government to protect the rights and en
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Catholic groups work to feed Brazilians affected by COVID-19 crisis, jobs lost

As unemployment rises and COVID-19 infections rise in Brazil, Catholic entities are stepping up efforts to feed the growing number of hungry people. “The pandemic has not only affected those who live
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