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Study: Homosexuality, Celibacy Didn’t Cause Clerical Abuse

Researchers commissioned by U.S. Roman Catholic bishops to analyze the pattern of clergy sex abuse over decades have concluded that…

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Catholic Group Sues State Over Gay Adoptions issue

A Catholic organization that licenses foster and adoptive parents has sued the state of Illinois over a new law that…

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Mexican Church Calls Propaganda Ruling False

The spokesman for the Catholic Archdiocese in Mexico says an electoral court ruling that he illegally propagandized against a political…

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Illinois Foster-Care Dispute a Matter of Law and Faith

Two foster parents are now among about 2,000 Illinois who face a painful decision if the government succeeds in ending…

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Trial opens over firing of Ohio pregnant lesbian teacher

A Roman Catholic archdiocese and two of its schools violated the civil rights of a teacher who was fired after…

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Pope warns church must find new balance or fail

Pope Francis is warning that the Catholic Church's moral edifice might "fall like a house of cards" if it doesn't…

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Gay educator says marriage prompted firing

A former vice principal at a Catholic school said he was fired for marrying his male partner and that the…

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Second gay worker at Catholic school to marry

A part-time musical coach at a Catholic school in Washington state said Tuesday she is engaged to her same-sex partner…

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Gay teacher in Ohio knew engagement would cost job

A gay teacher at a Roman Catholic school in Ohio says he knew that announcing his engagement would mean he'd…

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New job for gay former Catholic school leader

The Mercer Island, Wash., School District says it plans to hire a gay administrator who was forced out of his…

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