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St. Louis archdiocese opposes benefits for same-sex couples

ST. LOUIS (AP) – The Archdiocese of St. Louis is criticizing the federal government for putting Catholic businesses in a tough spot, after Mercy Health said it is considering extending benefits to same-sex partners of employees. 107 more words


Archdiocese Of St. Paul & Minneapolis Files For Bankruptcy

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP/WCCO) — The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis filed for bankruptcy protection Friday, saying it is the best way to fairly compensate victims of clergy sexual abuse while allowing the archdiocese to continue the church’s mission. 1,245 more words


Archdiocese of New York (no Brooklyn! no Queens!)

Prior to 1808 when it was formed, the New York Archdiocese was part of Maryland.  Go figure!

Today, however,  records are usually found locally.  According to… 237 more words


Catholic Church Seeks To Boost Attendance In Brooklyn, Queens With New Ad Campaign

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Hip and trendy may not be the words you would use to describe going to church, but they may be appropriate for a new campaign aimed at attracting visitors. 374 more words