You would think that even in dysfunctional DC, a bipartisan resolution honoring Pope Francis would be an easy lift. You would be wrong. Republicans fret the pope sounds too much like Obama, which is crazy by the way, and only 19 GOP House members have signed on to co-sponsor the resolution.
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- Raising their voices; groups seek to broaden input on issues for family synod
- Francis needs to go beyond his play-it-safe verbiage
- Religious adopt Earth pledge
- Special Section (in print only): Religious Life
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by Peter Finney Jr., Catholic News Service Eco Catholic
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