Bishop Oscar Cantu of Las Cruces, New Mexico, published a great op-ed in his hometown newspaper opposing the cuts in SNAP, formerly known as food stamps, proposed by the House Republicans. Las Cruces is one of the poorest dioceses in the country, so the bishop knows well the evil effects these cuts will have on his own flock.
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In This Issue
- Editorial: Demand nuclear disarmament, not deterrence
- The fear of real Roman Curia reform
- Violence, culture of impunity still plague El Salvador
- This issue's Special Section: Family Life
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by Laura Ieraci, Catholic News Service The Francis Chronicles
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