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The Cycle of Violence and Retribution Ends With Me

This was pledge weekend in the Archdiocese of Washington for the Cardinal’s Appeal.  So homilies were given over to a recorded talk by Abp. Wuerl and filling out pledge forms. That was necessary, but too bad.  The readings for Sunday … Continue reading

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The Long Lent of Christians in Syria

A message from the Maronite Archbishop of Damascus is worth pondering.  You can read it here on Sr. Anne Flanagan’s blog. It’s interesting to note the response of the Christians in Syria.  They are busy healing and comforting, and their … Continue reading

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FCC Has Little Interest in Tackling Violence, Sex on TV

When former Rep. Gabrielle Dee “Gabby” Giffords (D-Ariz.) appeared before Congress last week, urging them to have courage and act to impose some restrictions on gun ownership (including background checks), she didn’t mention tackling the violence and sex that pervades … Continue reading

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