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How Pope Francis' Trip Retraces the First Papal Visit to Africa

The crowd at the Entebbe airport had been waiting for hours, but spirits were high — drummers, singers and dancers milled about while the Police Band prepared to perform the Ugandan National Anthem. 356 more words

The Friday Five: Schools, Scripture and 50 Years of Service

This week we celebrate National Bible Week and invite all Catholics to deepen their faith, encountering Christ in Scripture and allowing His Word to shape their hearts and minds. 279 more words

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What Happened at the Synod and Why It Matters

Oh, he thwacked them hard and he thwacked them long
On each and all occasions,
Till they bellowed in chorus loud and strong
Their orthodox persuasions.
~ Hilaire Belloc

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The Synod in the Rear-View Mirror: What Happened and Why It Matters

Sometimes the best we can do is to remind each other that we’re related for better or for worse, and try to keep the maiming and killing to a minimum.
~ Rick Riordan

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Technological society has succeeded in multiplying the...

Technological society has succeeded in multiplying the opportunities for pleasure, but it has great difficulty in generating joy. – Pope Paul VI: http://dlvr.it/CmBWhJ

Pope Paul VI

The Coming of the King and Living Face of the Father's Mercy

“As a deer yearns for running streams, so my soul is longing for you, my King and my God.  My soul is thirsting for God, the living God, when shall I see Him face to face?” (Ps. 989 more words