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Northern Irish bishops accuse Britain of hijacking bill to allow abortion

Northern Irish bishops accuse Britain of hijacking bill to allow abortion

| Simon Caldwell | July 18, 2019 | 0 Comments

Abortion and same-sex marriage will be made legal in Northern Ireland unless self-government in the province is restored within three months.

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English bishop: Britain in ‘amazing political mess’ over Brexit

English bishop: Britain in ‘amazing political mess’ over Brexit

| Simon Caldwell | January 16, 2019 | 0 Comments

Bishop Philip Egan of Portsmouth voiced his opinion on Twitter Jan. 16, a day after the House of Commons overwhelming rejected the withdrawal agreement struck between Prime Minister Theresa May and the European Union.

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Cardinal Pell talks technology, Trump, Brexit at book presentation

Cardinal Pell talks technology, Trump, Brexit at book presentation

| Junno Arocho Esteves | March 28, 2017 | 0 Comments

Although new technologies can promote employment and new opportunities in an ailing economy, if used improperly, they can also lead to tragedy and affect the course of history, a Vatican official said.

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‘Brexit’ vote concerns European church leaders that unity may be fractured

‘Brexit’ vote concerns European church leaders that unity may be fractured

| Jonathan Luxmoore | June 24, 2016 | 2 Comments

European Catholic leaders expressed concern that the decision by United Kingdom voters to leave the European Union threatened unity across the continent, but they also cautioned the EU bloc to rethink its values and priorities.

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Pope hails Colombia peace accord, briefly comments on ‘Brexit’

Pope hails Colombia peace accord, briefly comments on ‘Brexit’

| June 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

Commenting on the peace agreement reached in Colombia, Pope Francis hailed the end of “more than 50 years of war and guerilla warfare and so much bloodshed.”

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