Roman Catholic Church

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the Christian Church based in the Vatican and presided over by a pope and an episcopal hierarchy

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Part II, the heart of the book, presents an excellent and extensive selection of formal Catholic teachings on 75 topics (expanded from 61 in the third edition) alphabetically arranged.
While perhaps beyond the scope of the book, the authors in future editions might consider expanding the moral interpretation and informed commentary on important issues treated in Catholic teachings.
Through conversations using concrete examples, parents can draw clear lines between Catholic teachings and life.
Allen remembers having plenty of questions about life and Catholic teaching in her teenage years.
How do heterosexual teachers in a Catholic school adhere to Catholic teachings in the classroom knowing full well that some of their students are raised by homosexual parents?
The church's Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith accused the two prominent ministers of not assenting to Catholic teaching on homosexuality and not presenting accurate Catholic teaching in their public statements or their pastoral work with gays and lesbians.
There are many misconceptions about Catholic teachings on abortion.
s call for reassessment of Catholic teachings on contraception both reasonable and welcome.
Monaghan and others involved in the project say the school will teach law grounded in the concept of "natural law" -- the belief that Catholic teachings are objectively true and that they transcend secular law.
For Father Gregory Coiro, spokesman for the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Los Angeles, the problem is less the show's exploration of Catholic teachings and more the black-and-white portrayal of the show's characters.
Nine renowned American Scriptural experts present their brilliant studies, demolishing common misconceptions about Catholic teachings on Mary.
Critics often charge that in their zeal to impose Catholic teachings on all citizens, the American bishops are demonstrating contempt for the separation of church and state.
That's why it is so important for the cardinal to teach, inform and help people formulate their consciousness in light of Catholic teachings.
The Second Vatican Council (1962-1965) instructed the Catholic press to "form, strengthen and spread public views which are in harmony with the natural law, and with Catholic teachings and precepts.
I think it's a fact that there are certain services such as birth control that are contrary to Catholic teachings and that Catholic organizations are not allowed to provide,'' said Judy Weiland, a spokeswoman for The Daughters of Charity National Health System-Northeast of St.
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