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A draft Iranian law would mandate the death penalty for apostasy.
Two leading experts share their diverging views.
Pleased with the pontiff's response, victims now want the church to follow through.
The pontiff offered encouragement, not ultimatums on "minimal Catholicity."
The Pope opposes liberalizing the rules, but most Catholics disagree.
The event drew criticism from one Catholic group, Catholics United, which called it a "shameful attempt to shoehorn authentic Catholic teaching into a partisan political agenda."
The pope has offended some followers of other faiths but may be mending fences.
Catholic senators and representatives to participate in Pope's visit.
A new survey shows that younger Catholics are more in sync with pre-Vatican II practices.
Here’s the schedule of events.