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Boston Bishops: Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Shouldn't Get Death Penalty

The Associated Press | Posted 04.07.2015 | Religion

BOSTON (AP) — Boston Cardinal Sean O'Malley and fellow Massachusetts Roman Catholic bishops said Monday it would be against the church's teaching to...

Boston's Cardinal Sean O'Malley Speaks Out On Nuns, Clergy Sex Abuse

The Huffington Post | Carol Kuruvilla | Posted 11.17.2014 | Religion

Boston’s Cardinal Sean O’Malley wants the Vatican to move quickly to discipline bishops who helped cover up child sex abuse. The Cardinal’s r...

Catholic Bishops Call For Border Justice

The Huffington Post | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 04.01.2014 | Religion

Border justice is more than simply a legal issue; for some it is a moral, ethical and even spiritual cause. The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops...

LOOK: Here's What Happened When A Catholic Cardinal Asked A Female Pastor To Anoint Him

The Huffington Post | Yasmine Hafiz | Posted 01.25.2014 | Religion

At a time when there is much discussion about the role of women in the Christian Church, one cardinal demonstrated the power of respect caught in a mo...

Exit Stage Left: Cardinal O'Malley's Fit Of Pique

Jon O'Brien | Posted 07.20.2013 | Religion
Jon O'Brien

Catholic teachings affirm the importance of religious pluralism. Prime Minister Kenny's presence at the Boston College graduation is just the sort of conversation-starter that Catholic higher education needs. At best, Cardinal O'Malley's exit from the proceedings only touched off more debate among Catholic school students who have been well-prepared for the challenge.

May Dreamworks Get It Right

Sister Mary Ann Walsh | Posted 06.10.2013 | Religion
Sister Mary Ann Walsh

Word is that Dreamworks, a sub-studio of Disney, is about to make a movie on the Boston Globe's January 2002 investigative report on pedophilia and the Archdiocese of Boston. If Dreamworks practices moviemaking artfully, then grace might shine through.

O'Malley Supports Pastor In Gay Parents School Dispute

Religion News Service | By Ankita Rao | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

By Ankita Rao Religion News Service (RNS) Boston Cardinal Sean O'Malley said the pastor who turned a boy away from Catholic school because he has two...

Same-Sex on the South Shore: The Archdiocese of Boston's Pastoral Decision

Rev. James Martin, S.J. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Rev. James Martin, S.J.

The Archdiocese of Boston has taken a wise approach to a question that will increasingly face Catholic schools where children come from all sorts of marriages and unions.