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A message for Pope Francis: Energy restrictions based on climate fears threaten the poor

The apparent new papal position represents the rejection of Judeo-Christianity’s illustrious tradition of scientific inquiry”

Pope Francis plans to deliver an encyclical on climate change this summer. 1,418 more words

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Two Good Priests Among Many

“I am the good shepherd,” says the Lord.

Exactly ten years ago last Saturday, two men sat together under the dome of St. Peter’s basilica. Since that day, both of these two men have become very famous. 959 more words


In Regensburg, a spiritual guide is to be made a bishop

The Diocese of Regensburg today announces the appointment of a second auxiliary bishop in the person of 57-year-old Msgr. Josef Graf. Most recently active as spiritual director of the St. 407 more words

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The Pain of Parting

Michelangelo began sculpting the Pietá when he was about 23 years old, about a year older than most of the students who will soon graduate from Notre Dame. 787 more words