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Priest In Pearl River Suspended Amid Allegations Of Sex Abuse

PEARL RIVER, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — A Rockland County priest has been suspended after sex abuse claims have surfaced from decades ago.

As WCBS 880’s Sophia Hall reported, not only was Monsignor John O’Keefe the priest at St. 116 more words


What is a religious minority?

Right now the Catholic Church is holding an Synod on the Family. I’ve not followed the event, but some people are suspicious that the German Bishops are going to try and get some church teachings about divorce and remarriage changed, because apparently the Gospel is outdated or something. 832 more words


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

Economic Inequality