Daily Archives: November 12, 2008

Text of statement by Cardinal George on abortion, election

Just off the presses. It’s the followup to this story. STATEMENT of the President of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops “If the Lord does not build the house, in vain do its builders labor; if the Lord does … Continue reading

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Links to CNS coverage of the U.S. bishops’ meeting

Catholic News Service has the most complete coverage of the U.S. bishops’ fall general meeting. You can find the majority of our stories here. Latest stories: Bishops approve $144 million budget, plans and programs for 2009 The U.S. bishops Nov. … Continue reading

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President-elect Obama phones pope

VATICAN CITY — U.S. President-elect Barack Obama telephoned Pope Benedict XVI to thank the pope for his message of congratulations on his election victory. The pope was one of the many world leaders Obama has been contacting since his Nov. … Continue reading

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