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  • Hartford Native The Rev. Richard McBrien Dies

    SOUTH BEND, Ind. — The Rev. Richard McBrien, a University of Notre Dame theology professor known for his popular books on Catholicism and unabashed liberal stands on church teachings, has died. He was 78.
  • Why we need to address population growth's effects on global warming

    Why we need to address population growth's effects on global warming
    Earlier this month, Pope Francis made news when he said that not only was climate change real, but it was mostly man-made. Then, last week, he said that couples do not need to breed “like rabbits” but rather should plan their families...

    Pope Francis Nudges Church Toward Change

    Upon returning from the Philippines, where he met former street children abandoned by indigent parents, Pope Francis added another quote to a growing number of surprisingly liberal statements. "Some people think," he said, "That — excuse my...

    Needed: An honest conversation about abortion

    Needed: An honest conversation about abortion
    As Americans celebrate and reflect on the Supreme Court's landmark Roe v. Wade ruling 42 years ago, Planned Parenthood of Maryland urges lawmakers to listen to doctors and medical experts who know that legal abortion is safe and that politicians should...

    Pope's continual opposition to contraception positive

    Given that a majority of Catholic couples use some form of artificial birth control, I think it's safe to say they're not breeding like rabbits. That said — I'm glad Pope Francis has reiterated the church's opposition to contraception while...