“The church is fracturing. It reflects the political fracturing even here in the US. We don’t speak with a common voice because everything the pope is suggesting we do in the public sphere we have to do within our church. We’re having difficulty with that"
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Bishop says to help the world, church first has to heal its own divides | Crux Now

Listen to this article NEW YORK – Bridgeport Bishop Frank Caggiano says for the church to inspire the world to live out the messages of Pope Francis,…
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It started with the separation of Church and state. No longer is Jesus Christ King of nations. Started at DECLARATION ON RELIGIOUS FREEDOM
DIGNITATIS HUMANAE
ON THE RIGHT OF THE PERSON AND OF COMMUNITIES
TO SOCIAL AND CIVIL FREEDOM IN MATTERS RELIGIOUS
PROMULGATED BY HIS HOLINESS
POPE PAUL VI
ON DECEMBER 7, 1965