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  • New Mexico’s Bishops: Trump immigration draft act of ‘war’

    New Mexico’s Bishops: Trump immigration draft act of ‘war’

    • Feb 19, 2017

    After the Associated Press obtained a draft memo outlining a Trump administration proposal under consideration to mobilize National Guard troops to round up unauthorized immigrants, New Mexico’s Catholic bishops called the idea “a declaration of some form of war.” The White House has denied the memo.

  • Pope laments plight of child soldiers in Congo

    Pope laments plight of child soldiers in Congo

    • Feb 19, 2017

    Pope Francis has again tried to bring light to an area of the world that doesn’t get enough attention but that is full of war and suffering. During his address to the crowd in St. Peter’s square, Francis reminded people of the plight of those living in violence happening in Congo.

  • Retired Catholic priest in Iowa sentenced in privacy case

    Retired Catholic priest in Iowa sentenced in privacy case

    • Feb 19, 2017

    In Iowa, retired Father Paul Monahan, was given a suspended sentenced and forced to register as a sex offender. He was accused of walking in on boys using a restroom and looking at their genitals. His accusers all gave testimony against the 83 year old retired priest.