The presidency of the country’s second Catholic president is revealing deep divisions among U.S. bishops. The vote to create guidelines on the meaning of communion could be an early step toward limiting the serving of the eucharist to politicians who support abortion rights.
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In the last week, an average of 1.36 milliondoses per day were administered, a 29% increaseover the week before.
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Despite the global pandemic, more than 100 airline start-ups are in the works, including one by the man who started JetBlue.
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The Rev. Juan de la Cruz Turcios became the first Latin American from Langley Park, Md., to be ordained as a Catholic priest — an optimistic sign for his fellow immigrants struggling with poverty, crime and lack of education made more difficult by the pandemic.
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