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The Eucharist sustains us
The Eucharist sustains us
May 31, 2016

This past Sunday, May 29, 2016, we celebrated the Solemnity of the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ, Corpus Christi.

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Shedding a light on unsung heroes
Shedding a light on unsung heroes
May 24, 2016

One of my favorite parts of being a journalist is learning along with our readers.

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Let the Spirit lead
May 23, 2016

To the editor:
As a child and young adult attending Catholic churches, I remember the Gospel clearly being preached from the pulpit. 

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Lauds fidelity of late nun
May 23, 2016

To the editor:
Mother Angelica suffered very much and in her pain she never left Jesus. 

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Thank you for being a friend
Thank you for being a friend
May 17, 2016

Earlier this spring, while visiting longtime friends in North Carolina, I thanked God during Sunday Mass for those folks as well as all the other friends in my life.

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Report Card Day
Report Card Day
May 3, 2016

Report cards. What do you think of when you hear those words?

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Questionable use of scare quotes
Questionable use of scare quotes
May 2, 2016

Southern states have been busy this spring passing laws that follow naturally on the Supreme Court's decision affirming same-sex marriage.

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Looking for opportunities to foster a culture of encounter
Looking for opportunities to foster a culture of encounter
May 2, 2016

My friend Sister Maura worries about my travels to risky places for Catholic Relief Services. On the other hand, I marvel at how this soft-spoken and diminutive nun of 90 provides medical care in the toughest local neighborhood to which I have never traveled alone.

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