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  • McCain raises money, praises Romney.

    06/10/2008 8:04:38 PM PDT · by Plutarch · 95 replies · 83+ views
    Reuters ^ | June 9, 2008 | Jeff Mason
    WASHINGTON - Republican presidential candidate John McCain spent a marathon day raising money on Monday, and it went well: after events in Virginia and Washington, D.C., the campaign and the Republican Party pulled in more than $2 million... Finally, there was praise for his opponent-turned-supporter, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney. “There’s nobody who represents me better today than Mitt Romney,” McCain said. Are you listening, governor? That could be the sound of a vice presidential offer coming down the road …
  • Vatican letter directs bishops to keep parish records from Mormons

    05/02/2008 12:03:45 PM PDT · by colorcountry · 182 replies · 1,308+ views
    Catholic News Service ^ | May 2, 2008 | By Chaz Muth
    WASHINGTON (CNS) -- In an effort to block posthumous rebaptisms by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Catholic dioceses throughout the world have been directed by the Vatican not to give information in parish registers to the Mormons' Genealogical Society of Utah. An April 5 letter from the Vatican Congregation for Clergy, obtained by Catholic News Service in late April, asks episcopal conferences to direct all bishops to keep the Latter-day Saints from microfilming and digitizing information contained in those registers. The order came in light of "grave reservations" expressed in a Jan. 29 letter from the Vatican...