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Posted at 02:37 PM ET, 04/17/2012

Whose religious freedom?

Instead of a unifying pastoral message, the U.S. bishops’ latest effort is political and divisive.

By Anthony M. Stevens-Arroyo  |  02:37 PM ET, 04/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  religious freedom, catholic church, birth control

Posted at 01:30 PM ET, 03/23/2012

Papal religion and politics in Mexico and Cuba

The church’s search for more influence after the papal visit would be poisoned by too close identification with politics before it.

By Anthony M. Stevens-Arroyo  |  01:30 PM ET, 03/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  catholic church, mexico, cuba

Posted at 03:08 PM ET, 03/12/2012

Can the Catholic Church embrace the pill?

Can ‘responsible parenthood’ be expanded to include using the birth control pill? It already was.

By Anthony M. Stevens-Arroyo  |  03:08 PM ET, 03/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  catholic church, contraception, parenthood

Posted at 11:09 AM ET, 03/02/2012

A Catholic game of chicken

The USCCB and the White House remain in a stand off over contraception services in health care plans.

By Anthony M. Stevens-Arroyo  |  11:09 AM ET, 03/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  birth control, catholic church, religion politics, white house