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Los Angeles Archbishop Jose H. Gomez, second from left, links arms with other participants on stage after a panel discussion on migration issues Feb. 17 during the U.S. Regional World Meeting of Popular Movements in Modesto, Calif. The archbishop said fear has spread among unauthorized immigrants in the U.S. as the government cracks down on illegal immigration. (CNS photo/Dennis Sadowski) See WMPM-SANCTUARY Feb. 22, 2017.

Sanctuary advocated by grass-roots leaders to blunt deportation crackdown

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By Dennis Sadowski, Catholic News Service

A "No Trespassing" sign is situated along the steel bollard border fence in Nogales, Ariz., Feb. 19. (CNS photo/Nancy Wiechec)

Trump administration announces wide-ranging immigration guidelines

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By Rhina Guidos, Catholic News Service

A military aide, carrying the "football" containing launch codes for nuclear weapons, accompanies U.S. President Donald Trump onto Marine One upon Trump's departure from the White House. The chairman of a U.S. bishops' committee urged Secretary of State Rex Tillerson to pursue additional reductions in the nuclear arsenals of the United States and Russia. (CNS photo/Kevin Lamarque, Reuters) See CANTU-NUCLEAR-WEAPONS-CUTS Feb. 15, 2017.

Bishop Cantu urges administration to pursue deeper nuclear arms cuts

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By Dennis Sadowski, Catholic News Service

Bill and Evelyn Schulte of Dodge, Neb., seen in a 2016 photo, hold a portrait of themselves taken on their wedding day in 1946. The couple, who are members of St. Wenceslaus Parish in Dodge, will celebrate their 71st wedding anniversary Feb. 12. (CNS photo/Kathy Kauffold, Dodge Criterion) See MARRIAGE-LONGTIME-COUPLES Feb. 9, 2017.

Faith, love and flexibility: Longtime married couples share all three

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By Ed Langlois, Catholic News Service

A woman holds a sign as protesters march toward the U.S. Capitol in Washington Jan. 29. The group was protesting President Donald Trump's executive memorandum suspending admission of any refugees to the U.S. for 120 days and banning entry for 90 days of people from seven predominantly Muslim nations. (CNS photo/Jaclyn Lippelmann, Catholic Standard) See TRUMP-REFUGEES-REACTION Jan. 30, 2017.

Maryland senator, agencies continue to fight refugee ban

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By Erik Zygmont, Catholic News Service

Vergie Davis, a parishioner of Resurrection of Our Lord Church in New Orleans East, places a statue of St. Jude on a living room cupboard in her home, which was destroyed by a tornado Feb. 7. The statue had not moved from its position despite the house losing its roof in the storm. (CNS photo/Peter Finney Jr., Clarion Herald) See TORNADO-VICTIMS-FAITH Feb. 8, 2017.

Slammed in 2005 by Katrina, tornado victims hold fast to faith

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By Peter Finney Jr., Catholic News Service

Guests listen as U.S. President Donald Trump speaks during the National Prayer Breakfast Feb. 2 in Washington. Trump told guests he wants to "get rid of and totally destroy" the Johnson Amendment. A bill to repeal it the Free Speech Fairness Act has just been introduced in the U.S. House. (CNS photo/Carlos Barria, Reuters) See JOHNSON-AMENDMENT-REPEAL-BILL Feb. 6, 2017.

UPDATED: Clergy differ on bill to repeal the Johnson Amendment

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By Mark Pattison, Catholic News Service

People recite the Pledge of Allegiance at the beginning of a presentation on religious freedom and conscience rights Jan. 3 at St. Patrick Church in Smithtown, N.Y. The event was sponsored by Catholics for Freedom of Religion. (CNS photo/Gregory A. Shemitz) See RELIGIOUS-FREEDOM-PANEL Jan. 27, 2016.

Bishops launch letter campaign urging Trump to protect religious freedom

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By Carol Zimmermann, Catholic News Service

People gather for a protest at the Arrivals Hall of San Francisco's International Airport after people coming in from Muslim-majority countries were held Jan. 28 by border control as a result of the new executive memorandum by U.S. President Donald Trump. (CNS photo/Peter Dasilva, EPA) See WASHINGTON-LETTER-REFUGEES-LEGAL Feb. 3, 2017.

Refugee advocates outline arguments for legal action on presidential ban

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By Dennis Sadowski, Catholic News Service

U.S. President Donald Trump prays during the National Prayer Breakfast Feb. 2 in Washington. (CNS photo/Carlos Barria, Reuters) See TRUMP-PRAYER-BREAKFAST Feb. 2, 2017.

Spiritual, not monetary, success defines America, Trump says

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By Mark Pattison, Catholic News Service

A U.S. Border Patrol agent opens a gate on the fence along the Mexico border to allow vehicles pass Jan. 17 in El Paso, Texas. While U.S. elected officials have an obligation to protect the security of Americans, denying entry to desperate refugees will not make the country safer, said the president and CEO of Catholic Relief Services. (CNS photo/Tomas Bravo, Reuters) See US-REFUGEES-WELCOME Jan. 26, 2017.

CRS president: Denying entry to refugees won’t make U.S. safer

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By Barb Fraze and Dennis Sadowski, Catholic News Service