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Can Chuck Hagel make gay equality a reality in the military?

Win McNamee GETTY IMAGES In his file photo, Sen. Chuck Hagel (R-NE) speaks at the DC Vietnam Veterans Memorial in … Continued

Episcopal leader says S.C. diocese can’t secede

Episcopal Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori said Thursday (Nov. 15) that the Diocese of South Carolina can’t unilaterally secede from … Continued

S.C. Episcopalians say split goes beyond gay debate

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. — The night before the Diocese of South Carolina announced its secession from the Episcopal Church two … Continued

S.C. diocese defecting from the Episcopal Church

The Diocese of South Carolina announced on Wednesday (Oct. 17) that it has disaffiliated from the Episcopal Church, escalating a … Continued

Oregon dentist fined for pressuring employee to attend Scientology seminar

BEND, Ore. — State labor officials have ordered a dentist to pay nearly $348,000 to settle allegations that he threatened … Continued

Catholic nuns’ bus tour concludes in nation’s capital

WASHINGTON — A group of Catholic nuns ended its nine-state bus tour here Monday (July 2), speaking out against a … Continued

Is this what a gang symbol looks like?

Matt Rourke AP Gang symbol or article of faith? When Jake Balthazor was sent to the office by his teacher … Continued

Combat bullying, but protect religious speech

After years of benign neglect – neglect that was anything but benign for the victims – bullying has finally moved … Continued

Vatican: American nuns need reform

WASHINGTON — The Vatican has launched a crackdown on the umbrella group that represents most of America’s 55,000 Catholic nuns, … Continued

Does God keep exclusive agents?

In Texas, a Catholic bishop made two hospitals cease doing tube-tying operations for women who are not going to have … Continued