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Morning Catholic must-reads: 14/04/16

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Bishop Campbell (Mazur/catholicnews.org.uk)

Bishop Michael Campbell said he was ‘deeply saddened’ at the news

Sister Loraine Marie Maguire, mother provincial of the Denver-based Little Sisters of the Poor, speaks to the media outside the US Supreme Court in Washington (CNS)

The Little Sisters are challenging the mandate that most religious employers must cover contraceptives through employer-provided health insurance

Nuns of the Little Sisters of The Poor rally outside the Supreme Court (PA)

The nuns are one of several groups arguing that contraceptive mandate would oblige them to violate their consciences

Sister Loraine Marie Maguire, mother provincial of the Denver-based Little Sisters of the Poor, speaks to the media outside the US Supreme Court (CNS)

The trial of the Little Sisters of the Poor, legal niceties apart, is about whether or not they are free to love

Nuns of the Little Sisters of The Poor rally outside the Supreme Court (PA)

The order is asking to be exempt from US government regulations obliging them to provide birth control

Pope Francis celebrates Palm Sunday Mass in St Peter's Square (AP)

Morning Catholic must-reads 21/03/16

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Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump on stage during a commercial break at a CNN town hall in South Carolina last night (AP)

Morning Catholic must-reads: 19/02/16

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Pope Francis greets nuns of the Little Sisters of the Poor  (AP)

The sisters have filed a lawsuit against the Obama administration’s mandate that all employers offer contraceptive coverage in health plans

Pope Francis greets well-wishers in Washington DC yesterday (AP)

Morning Catholic must-reads: 24/09/15

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