Biden threatened with communion ban over position on abortion

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Roman Catholic bishops in the US have voted to press ahead with moves that could result in Joe Biden being banned from receiving communion because of his stance on abortion, and that risks increasing tensions in a divided church. After three days of online debate, the US Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) voted by three … Read more

‘Unchain your wife’: the Orthodox women shining a light on ‘get’ refusal

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On Route 59 in Monsey, New York, an Orthodox Jewish enclave in upstate New York, there is a large billboard that says in big block letters: “Dovid Wasserman. Give your wife a get!” A “get” is a document Orthodox Jewish men give their wives as the couple is divorcing; it seals the divorce according to … Read more