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The bishops said they have a ‘profound respect for the sanctity of every human life’

The bishop said that every execution is a violation of the innate dignity of the human person

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Lawmakers approved the bill to reinstate capital punishment with 216 to 54 votes

Fr Rene Robert, from Florida, was murdered in April

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Bishop Guglielmone asked people to pray for the victims and for Roof’s own conversion

Many of us voted through gritted teeth. We need to invest our time and effort on building an alternative

The Supreme Court cases address ‘the brokenness of the judicial system’, say Catholic campaigners

Bishops in California and New Mexico have urged voters to resist attempts to reinstate the death penalty