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October 15, 2017
No Pope can overturn the Church's teaching that the death penalty is legitimate. So Francis's comments were puzzling
October 13, 2017
A daily guide to what's happening in the Catholic Church
October 12, 2017
The Church's position on the death penalty is one example of how Church teaching is not static, the Pope said
May 16, 2017
Most of the great theologians have defended the principle of capital punishment. We're in danger of forgetting why
May 10, 2017
'The death penalty represents a failure of our society to fulfil the demands of human dignity,' the Catholic Mobilizing Network said
May 09, 2017
A daily guide to what's happening in the Catholic Church
May 02, 2017
Ludovic Kennedy helped change the law, but a new book reveals he had a significant blind spot
April 24, 2017
The bishops said they have a 'profound respect for the sanctity of every human life'
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