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Cardinal Dolan, Joe Torre Eulogize Yogi Berra

MONTCLAIR, N.J. (AP) — A gold catcher’s mitt was placed on top of his remains. But on a day filled with stories from a lifetime in baseball, Yogi Berra was remembered for being more than one of the game’s greats. 783 more words


"The contemporary world, so apparently connected..."

(emphasis added) –Papa Francesco to the UN.

I am glad you are connected to me, dear reader–and genuinely, I hope. The Pope reads these posts, too, I see, since he made a point of declaring this morning: 417 more words

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Redskins (and Pope) to NY

Holy Mass outside the Shrine in Washington yesterday brought me (and the world, I think) many graces.

Papa Francesco declared that Father Junipero deserves veneration at the Church’s altars, all over the world. 629 more words

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"To The Sinners In Congress": Pope Francis isn't A Liberal. He's Something More Radical: A Christian Humanist

Pope Francis is causing quite the stir these days.

On Tuesday he will make his first trip to the United States, where he’ll preach the existential urgency of climate change and the moral imperative of economic inequality to a Republican Congress that would probably prefer he talk about abortion and marriage. 1,099 more words

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58th National Puerto Rican Parade Marches Up Fifth Avenue

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Hundreds of thousands of people lined Fifth Avenue on Sunday to express their Puerto Rican pride.

About 20,000 marchers participated in the 58th annual National Puerto Rican Day Parade, which headed up Fifth Avenue from 44th to 79th streets. 424 more words


Christians From Manhattan To Vatican City Celebrate Easter

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Christians around the globe celebrated Easter on Sunday.

In Manhattan, worshippers from across the country packed St. Patrick’s Cathedral to celebrate the resurrection of Christ, CBS2’s Ilana Gold reported. 751 more words