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The Catholic Church cannot bless same-sex unions

Corby Brooke, Staff Writer March 25, 2021

The Catholic Church has stated that it cannot bless same-sex unions based on ecclesial doctrine. In other words, same-sex unions do not fall within the catechism of the Church. According to journalist...

Pope Francis takes steps toward equality, names Wilton Gregory as cardinal

Mads Bradley, Staff Writer November 5, 2020

When Pope Francis was elected in 2013, he made history by being the first Jesuit pope, the first pope from the Americas and the first non-European pope since the eighth century. Since his election, he...

ECAR welcomes new refugees and trainees

Jilly Campbell, Assistant Copy Editor September 29, 2017

18 trainees. Five refugees. One campus. It’s been a busy week for Every Campus a Refuge to say the least. On Saturday, Sept. 23, 18 students, staff members, faculty and alumni participated in a...

Is Pope Francis worthy of praise?

Connor Wilson, Staff writer March 7, 2014

Pope Francis has already been hailed as a great pope. Protestants and Catholics alike seem to be in favor of His Holiness, praising him for his efforts with the poor and his understanding statement about...

Pope makes remarks regarding gay marriage and abortion, sparks criticism

Pope makes remarks regarding gay marriage and abortion, sparks criticism

Ty Gooch, Staff Writer October 4, 2013

The recently elected Pope Francis may be more liberal than you think. With his recent comments on gay marriage and abortion, the pope faces heavy criticism from Catholics and other Christians alike. “We...

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