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Across the wasted land in the band with no home;
Across the raging sea, not where we want to be;
Across the beach sand and wave foam to be damned; 96 more words


Cork, Cloyne and Ross Young People Engage with Homelessness Locally

Thirteen young people, from around the Diocese of Cork, CLoyne and Ross, together with several leaders, met up on Saturday, April 23rd, to discuss the homelessness crisis in Cork. 199 more words


Under God

Under God

by Toby Mac and Michael Tait with Wallbuilders


Is God a Feminist?

Growing up attending a Catholic school, I was always told the story of Adam and Eve. At first, I was taught the tale as a literal transgression which happened in human history. 852 more words

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Let's Talk About Sex...

… And the education surrounding sex.

Discussing Theology of the Body in class made me think about the sexual education I received in school, which included Catholic teachings. 469 more words

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La nueva justicia (y justificacion)

En las ultimas semanas, hemos visto a varios estados luchando con las consecuencias de la decision de la Corte Suprema Obergefell vs. Hodges. Lo mas reciente, Mississippi ha pasado una ley protegiendo las libertades de pastores, floristas, y pasteleros, quienes no quieren tener sus consciencias implicadas por la nueva realidad. 659 more words

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We don't need no education?

Today I read an article that really struck a chord.

It talked about the damage done by the Indian education system. How we learn by heart what should be learnt by understanding, how critical analysis and subjective answers are punished and how children are taught what they should write in their exams, not what they should know and mostly how the the spirit of generations of children are sacrificed at the alter of this system. 225 more words