DETROIT — Despite the revelations, friends and parishioners continued to reach out to the priest, letting him live in their homes and asking for private counseling even when he was banned from performing public church services.
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DEARBORN, Mich. — “Democracy worked the way it was supposed to,” Police Chief Ron Haddad said. “Both sides were civil. … That’s what this country is all about.”
Half of Michigan’s $20 million public budget for adoption agencies goes to faith-affiliated groups that would be covered under the religious objection laws.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) A Michigan-based Islamist preacher whose online sermons have been a leading source of inspiration for foreign fighters in Syria is free to return to social media after restrictions on his Internet use lapsed.
WASHINGTON (RNS) “This decision gives greater certainty that this matter will ultimately return to the Supreme Court, as we have said all along that it must,” said Brian Brown, president of the National Organization for Marriage.
(RNS) The U.S. Supreme Court’s decision Monday leaves unchanged 20 state laws blocking same-sex unions. Each is already under legal attack, and some judges in those cases had been waiting to see what the high court would do. The court’s instruction Monday: Proceed.
(RNS) Could a new all-Catholic basketball conference help college athletics — and even the Catholic Church?