Catholic bishops vote on controversial Communion document

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Dan Brekke, “High-Profile S.F. Catholics Ask Pope to Remove Archbishop Cordileone,” KQED, April 16, 2015,

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Chico Harlan and Seung Min Kim, “Biden says Pope Francis called him a good Catholic and said he should keep receiving Communion,” Washington Post, October 29, 2021,

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Michelle Boorstein, “Pope’s emissary urges U.S. bishops to listen and unite as they ready to vote on Communion document,” Washington Post, November 16, 2021,

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Seema Mehta, Christian Martinez, and David Lauter, “San Francisco archbishop says Rep. Nancy Pelosi is not entitled to receive Communion,” Los Angeles Times, May 20, 2022,

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