Tag: Vote

Help defend democracy, vote for governors, say Venezuelan bishops

Help defend democracy, vote for governors, say Venezuelan bishops

| Cody Weddle | October 10, 2017 | 1 Comment

Venezuela’s bishops urged citizens to vote in upcoming gubernatorial elections.

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Love makes action easier

Love makes action easier

| Father Tom Margevicius | November 18, 2016 | 0 Comments

In elections, we don’t vote only when we think “our candidate” will win; it’s our obligation.

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Keeping love in the debate: Truth isn’t license to be rude

Keeping love in the debate: Truth isn’t license to be rude

| Don Clemmer | October 25, 2012 | 1 Comment

Cardinal Donald Wuerl of Washington lists “falsehoods, lies, distortions, half-truths” among the sort of things Catholics should not be saying or spreading. He instead challenges Catholics to “speak the truth with love.”

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Opposing intrinsic evil a Catholic voter’s first priority

Opposing intrinsic evil a Catholic voter’s first priority

| Mike Stechschulte | October 25, 2012 | 0 Comments

If there’s a single theme coming from the U.S. bishops in regard to this year’s election, it’s this: Catholicism isn’t political, but politics sure can touch on Catholicism.

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Don’t overlook the big picture when voting this year

Don’t overlook the big picture when voting this year

| October 10, 2012 | 2 Comments

Pressing for policy particulars is important, but it’s also good to know how a candidate’s world view stacks up against our own

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Look for leadership when casting your vote

Look for leadership when casting your vote

| Tom Bengtson | October 9, 2012 | 0 Comments

Catholics have an important opportunity to exercise the citizenship component of their faith next month. In addition to voting on two state constitutional amendments, we will be selecting municipal, state and federal political leaders to guide us through the next few years. Let’s take a moment to consider what leadership is.

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A Catholic approach to untangling the international knot

A Catholic approach to untangling the international knot

| Don Clemmer | August 29, 2012 | 0 Comments

Sometimes it’s just best to go to an expert.

Whether it’s a burst water pipe, an unresponsive computer or the challenges of international peace and stability, some problems just require special expertise.

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The question of conscience

The question of conscience

| Don Clemmer - USCCB | July 2, 2012 | 0 Comments

“We don’t tell them who to vote for. We don’t want to tell them who to vote for!”

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Many ways exist for Catholics to have a voice on issues

Many ways exist for Catholics to have a voice on issues

| Jessica Zittlow | June 18, 2012 | 0 Comments

“Political participation, at its best, is an expression of faith.”

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‘Catholics care. Catholics vote’ series to run to Election Day

‘Catholics care. Catholics vote’ series to run to Election Day

| Don Clemmer - U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops | June 18, 2012 | 0 Comments

With summer here, more Americans are turning their attention to politics, specifically, to the local, state and federal elections on Nov. 6.

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