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"Debtors Prisons" Bill Passes House

March 8, 2019

A bill that would forbid courts from threatening jail time if a defendant fails to pay a board bill from a previous stay...Read more

Pro-life Bills Heard in Senate Committee

March 8, 2019

On Wednesday, the Senate Health and Pensions Committee heard nearly three hours of testimony on four pro-life pieces of legislation. SB 279 ,...Read more

Fresh Start Act Given First Round Approval

March 8, 2019

The Missouri House gave first round approval to a bill that would help ex-offenders get a professional license. Known as the Fresh Start...Read more

Senate Committee Hears Bill to Protect On-Campus Religious Groups

March 8, 2019

This week, the Senate Education Committee heard SB 314 , sponsored by Rep. Eric Burlison (R-Springfield), that would prohibit universities from discriminating against...Read more

House Committee Hears "Guns Everywhere" Bill

March 8, 2019

The House General Laws committee heard HB 258 , sponsored by Rep. Jered Taylor (R-Republic) , which would change Missouri gun laws to...Read more

St. Jean Vianney Relic Pilgrimage Coming to Missouri

March 8, 2019

The Shrine of Ars, France, has entrusted to the Knights of Columbus the major relic of St. John Vianney's incorrupt heart for a...Read more

A Myth of Monks: Did They Really Practice Beer Fasting?

March 8, 2019

It's not a myth; it's the truth. A Catholic News Service article tells the tale of 15th-century monks who fasted on beer during the...Read more

A (Heartwarming) Sign of the Times

March 8, 2019

One act of kindness can change someone's day for the better. And in certain instances, it can change their life. A neighborhood in Massachusets...Read more

USCCB President Hopes to Advance Further Accountability Procedures Following Rome Summit

March 1, 2019

Cardinal Daniel DiNardo, President of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops, issued a statement this week after attending Pope Francis' summit on...Read more

Judge Rules Columbia Planned Parenthood Cannot Resume Abortions

March 1, 2019

The Planned Parenthood clinic in Columbia cannot resume abortions after a federal judge ruled that state restrictions were not undue burdens on women...Read more