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How to Save a Life

Dear Susan,

I have to admit it: the death of Kate Spade last week scared the bejeezus out of me. Why? I have always loved her designs, I admired her business, she was only a couple of years older than us, and she was an older mom. 991 more words

Friendship

Trinity Sunday – B

One of the symbols on Pope Benedict’s coat of arms is a shell.  The shell comes from a story about St Augustine, who was walking along the seashore one morning, trying to understand the Most Holy Trinity.  1,203 more words

Homily

PERSONA NON GRATA by Avery Mann

[This is a review I wrote a while back of a book I loved and considered very important. I thought I had posted the review on this site but as it doesn’t seem to be here so, as it is even more relevant today than it was then, I am posting the review again. 588 more words

Book Reviews

‘Pope Says Nope’

“We will keep working…on the path to {one-way} ‘reconciliation’ because we know taking responsibility for past mistakes and asking forgiveness is something that is core to our values as Canadians.” 1,633 more words

Residential Schools

'There is no hell': Pope reportedly denies core tenet of faith

Pope Francis this week told an atheist friend that hell does not exist and that condemned souls merely disappear upon death, according to reports.

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Vatican 'Letter gate' scandal comes to a head as text released  

Vatican ‘Letter gate’ scandal comes to a head as text released 

(THIS ARTICLE IS COURTESY OF REUTERS.COM)

Philip Pullella

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VATICAN CITY (Reuters) – The Vatican “Lettergate” scandal came to a head on Saturday when the Holy See, under pressure from the media and conservatives, released a full text by former Pope Benedict that before was cited only selectively. 461 more words

Reuters

Another Huge Vatican Linked Pedophile Ring Has Been Exposed

Source: Collective Evolution | by ARJUN WALIA

Pedophilia is a big problem these days, and has been for a while. For decades, and more recently with the Harvey… 966 more words

Child Abuse