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A Catholic critique of capitalism

A Catholic critique of capitalism

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Only a third of Americans trust media reports on Pope Francis

Only a third of Americans trust media reports on Pope Francis

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Catholic bishop says same-sex marriage is gateway to totalitarianism

Catholic bishop says same-sex marriage is gateway to totalitarianism

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Pope Francis's visit marred by allegations World Meeting of Families leader contributed to pro-abortion politicos

Pope Francis's visit marred by allegations World Meeting of Families leader contributed to pro-abortion politicos

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Catholic marriage advocate asks Church to obey canon law on marriage

Catholic marriage advocate asks Church to obey canon law on marriage

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Trump: Pope Francis is a nice guy who is not opposed to capitalism

Trump: Pope Francis is a nice guy who is not opposed to capitalism

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AshleyMadison hack reveals Vatican workers looking for illicit love

AshleyMadison hack reveals Vatican workers looking for illicit love

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Friendship, evangelization, and the collapse of the West

Friendship, evangelization, and the collapse of the West

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The Dormition and Assumption

The Dormition and Assumption

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France beefs up security as Christians fear terror strikes at churches

France beefs up security as Christians fear terror strikes at churches

Terrorist strikes are feared as thousands of French Christians mark sacred holiday.

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Sainthood of Ukrainian Catholic Metropolitan Sheptytsky recognized

Sainthood of Ukrainian Catholic Metropolitan Sheptytsky recognized

Sheptytsky saved members of Jewish community from Nazi terror.

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Dormition of the Theotokos: Mary did not leave us orphaned

Dormition of the Theotokos: Mary did not leave us orphaned

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Liberal and black Christian churches are least racially diverse denominations

Liberal and black Christian churches are least racially diverse denominations

Jews and Episcopalians are 90 percent white.

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Catholic agency to aid Iraqi Christian refugees

Catholic agency to aid Iraqi Christian refugees

Aid to the Church in Need announced the disbursement of aid to Chaldean Christians while it notes that it comes one year after their persecution and dispossession by the Islamic State.

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Still at large: 3 Muslim leaders who burned Christians to death

Still at large: 3 Muslim leaders who burned Christians to death

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Philly Inquirer can't give up its obsession

Philly Inquirer can't give up its obsession

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North Dakota Catholic bishop gives the boot to Boy Scouts

North Dakota Catholic bishop gives the boot to Boy Scouts

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Government funding of hate speech should end

Government funding of hate speech should end

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Unsolved explosions rock Christian churches in New Mexico

Unsolved explosions rock Christian churches in New Mexico

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Ethiopian church forests confirm Pope Francis's environmental encyclical

Ethiopian church forests confirm Pope Francis's environmental encyclical

Surrounding the churches of Ethiopia are millenium-old forests that preserve biodiversity and a human connection to the natural world.

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The cozy relationship between Catholic bishops and the Democratic party

The cozy relationship between Catholic bishops and the Democratic party

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Archaeologists discover Jamestown relics that may re-write U.S. history

Archaeologists discover Jamestown relics that may re-write U.S. history

Secret Catholics discovered among Protestant settlers buried at Jamestown, Virginia.

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Egyptian bishop condemns death penalty for Islamist Mohammed Morsi

Egyptian bishop condemns death penalty for Islamist Mohammed Morsi

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Catholic bishops' deafening silence on Planned Parenthood harvesting of baby parts

Catholic bishops' deafening silence on Planned Parenthood harvesting of baby parts

What is the extent of collusion between the Democratic Party and the princes of the Catholic Church?

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Popularity of 'socialist' Pope Francis takes a dive among U.S. conservatives

Popularity of 'socialist' Pope Francis takes a dive among U.S. conservatives

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Should Christians pastors merely make their congregations feel good?

Should Christians pastors merely make their congregations feel good?

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Heresies at Notre Dame University

Heresies at Notre Dame University

Part 4 in a series.

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Flagrant media bias uncovered

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Heresy: Lessons from the past

Heresy: Lessons from the past

Part 3 in a series of 4 essays.

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Pope Francis apologizes for forgetting the middle class

Pope Francis apologizes for forgetting the middle class

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Doing what is best, in the worst of times

Doing what is best, in the worst of times

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Pope Francis: just distribution of goods is a moral obligation

Pope Francis: just distribution of goods is a moral obligation

During his Latin America tour, Pope Francis again condemned 'unbridled capitalism', while also calling for an end to the destruction of Creation.

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Pope Francis condemns 'unbridled capitalism' and environmental degradation

Pope Francis condemns 'unbridled capitalism' and environmental degradation

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Pope Francis condemns Communist crucifix from Bolivian president

Pope Francis condemns Communist crucifix from Bolivian president

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Pakistan: Christians call for justice following Taliban attack on Ismaili Muslims

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California legislature seeks to censure state history

California legislature seeks to censure state history

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Pope's homily on Christian family life: 'the best wine is yet to come'

Pope's homily on Christian family life: 'the best wine is yet to come'

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Ecuador: Pope Francis encourages dialogue while congress debates tax hike

Ecuador: Pope Francis encourages dialogue while congress debates tax hike

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The heresy that Jesus is 'Mr. Nice Guy'

The heresy that Jesus is 'Mr. Nice Guy'

Part 2 in four-part series.

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The Unisex heresy

The Unisex heresy

Part 1 in a four part series.

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What is a monastic retreat?

What is a monastic retreat?

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Catholic bishop calls out 'Jewish Zealots'

Catholic bishop calls out 'Jewish Zealots'

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Gun manufacturers and investors are 'hypocrites' says Pope Francis

Gun manufacturers and investors are 'hypocrites' says Pope Francis

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A month of mayhem: Muslim slaughter of Christians

A month of mayhem: Muslim slaughter of Christians

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What would Oscar Wilde say about same-sex marriage?

What would Oscar Wilde say about same-sex marriage?

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Growing atheism in Spain

Growing atheism in Spain

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Pope Francis' environmental encyclical: respecting God and the natural order

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Catholic preliminaries to the 2016 presidential election

Catholic preliminaries to the 2016 presidential election

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Who were the Pope's advisers on Laudato Si?

Who were the Pope's advisers on Laudato Si?

An Un-Holy Alliance at the Vatican?

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Sin, not markets, causes environmental degradation

Sin, not markets, causes environmental degradation

Kishore Jayabalan reflects on the Laudato Si encyclical, saying Pope Francis seems to blame markets, over-consumption and especially finance, rather than human sin, for all our environmental problems.

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Overview of Pope Francis' environmental encyclical: Laudato si

Overview of Pope Francis' environmental encyclical: Laudato si

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Pope Francis' encyclical calls for engaging with the world

Pope Francis' encyclical calls for engaging with the world

In Laudato Si, the Pope expands on Catholic teaching on mankind's responsibility to care for creation, and to protect and care for the most vulnerable. This letter builds on teachings of Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI and Pope St. John Paul II.

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Let Pope Francis be Pope Francis

Let Pope Francis be Pope Francis

Pope Francis gives everyone much to consider in his encyclical Laudato si. But maybe he needs a better editor.

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Renowned Catholic theologian comments on environmental encyclical 'Laudato si'

Renowned Catholic theologian comments on environmental encyclical 'Laudato si'

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Environmentalists misrepresent Pope's encyclical on environment

Environmentalists misrepresent Pope's encyclical on environment

Environmentalists are frequently in favor of population control and abortion, points out an expert on Catholic teaching.

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Book review: Chesterton and the Jews

Book review: Chesterton and the Jews

New biography of the famed British writer examines his complex relationship with the Jewish people as a means of avoiding the mistakes of the past to cloud relations between Christians and Jews.

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Laudato si: Sin is at the root of the desecration of the environment

Laudato si: Sin is at the root of the desecration of the environment

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Israeli officials condemn Zionist attack on Christian church

Israeli officials condemn Zionist attack on Christian church

Ashkenazi Rabbi Davi Lau condemned the attack against the Church of the Multiplication as being at odds with Jewish values.

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Spero News Daily Brief - Jun 18, 2015

Spero News Daily Brief - Jun 18, 2015

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Pope condemns environmental destruction and excessive profits

Pope condemns environmental destruction and excessive profits

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Catholic girl/activist calls on Pope to shut down oil plant on Catholic land

Catholic girl/activist calls on Pope to shut down oil plant on Catholic land

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Pope's environmentalism is 'unjust' and 'disgrace'

Pope's environmentalism is 'unjust' and 'disgrace'

A video contends that the most vulnerable in society, especially the elderly, would be hurt by energy policies that are advocated by Pope Francis's environmental encyclical.

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Pope Francis: creation is being ruined

Pope Francis: creation is being ruined

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Progressive Catholic nun says Republicans care only for themselves

Progressive Catholic nun says Republicans care only for themselves

Catholic politicians, such as Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum, said Sister Simon Campbell, are ignorant of social teachings of the Church that call for caring for others. She also opined on the coming encyclical letter on the environment.

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New York assembly considers phony sex abuse bill

New York assembly considers phony sex abuse bill

A bill that would lift the statute of limitations for certain crimes would actually target some offenders, but leave school teachers Scot-free.

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New York Times and AP again cover-up gay sex abuse

New York Times and AP again cover-up gay sex abuse

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When politics destroys religion

When politics destroys religion

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Vatican environmental encyclical leaked

Vatican environmental encyclical leaked

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Syrian Christians: between a rock and a hard place

Syrian Christians: between a rock and a hard place

The last four years have been a nightmare for Syria: war, famine, destruction, hatred. Christians are at risk of disappearing from where they have been for 2000 years. The Melkite Archbishop of Aleppo urges the West to stop ISIS.

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How the Church may baptize the alienated

How the Church may baptize the alienated

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Pope Francis and Putin exchange views on Ukraine and Mideast

Pope Francis and Putin exchange views on Ukraine and Mideast

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Early evidence of Christianity found in Israel

Early evidence of Christianity found in Israel

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Pope Francis to discuss Ukraine with Putin

Pope Francis to discuss Ukraine with Putin

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Pope Francis and impending environmental break-down

Pope Francis and impending environmental break-down

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Pope Francis addresses gender identity

Pope Francis addresses gender identity

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Santorum rebuked for seeking to silence Pope Francis on environment

Santorum rebuked for seeking to silence Pope Francis on environment

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Bernie Sanders' leftist love affair began with a Soviet honeymoon

Bernie Sanders' leftist love affair began with a Soviet honeymoon

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Canadian social democrat leader demands apology from Pope Francis

Canadian social democrat leader demands apology from Pope Francis

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Pope Francis and demonic gender theory

Pope Francis and demonic gender theory

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What is the meaning of sacrilege in the Church affected by Newspeak?

What is the meaning of sacrilege in the Church affected by Newspeak?

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Should Catholics serve on death-sentence juries?

Should Catholics serve on death-sentence juries?

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Gay employee of Catholic Relief Services resigns

Gay employee of Catholic Relief Services resigns

Rick Estridge, a V.P. at Catholic Relief Services, resigned "because of the stress" when the Lepanto Institute uncovered his same-sex marriage. CRS objects to "attacks and the tactics of the groups which launch them," some of which consist of Catholics.

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Environmentalists seek shut-down of Catholic climate debate

Environmentalists seek shut-down of Catholic climate debate

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Book review: Christian Persecutions in the Middle East: A 21st Century Tragedy

Book review: Christian Persecutions in the Middle East: A 21st Century Tragedy

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The greatness of Pope Francis imperiled by Cardinal Pell

The greatness of Pope Francis imperiled by Cardinal Pell

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Ireland's blasphemous ballot

Ireland's blasphemous ballot

Funded with $17 million in donations, the campaign to institute same-sex marriage in Ireland was successful. Ireland is now in an adolescent and irrational rebellion, exploited by interests hostile to civilization.

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The restoration of the Catholic faith in Ireland

The restoration of the Catholic faith in Ireland

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The spirit of covetousness and class warfare in the Catholic Church

The spirit of covetousness and class warfare in the Catholic Church

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Sister Megan Rice: a merry warrior for peace

Sister Megan Rice: a merry warrior for peace

Sister Megan Rice broke into the Oak Ridge Lab as a protest against nuclear weapon development.

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The Unholy Alliance of Islamists and leftists

The Unholy Alliance of Islamists and leftists

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Father Tom: A discourse on normalcy

Father Tom: A discourse on normalcy

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Pope Francis: seeking God and wealth is

Pope Francis: seeking God and wealth is "ugly"

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Father Tom: be careful when calling on Charlie, or Satan

Father Tom: be careful when calling on Charlie, or Satan

...because he might appear. Parents should be wary about allowing their children to play the Charlie Charlie Challenge.

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Marco Rubio defends free speech and freedom of religion

Marco Rubio defends free speech and freedom of religion

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Pope Francis should support abandoned spouses of Catholic marriages

Pope Francis should support abandoned spouses of Catholic marriages

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On Memorial Day, remember the Four Chaplains

On Memorial Day, remember the Four Chaplains

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Pope Francis: voice of Oscar Romero still resonates today

Pope Francis: voice of Oscar Romero still resonates today

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The coming crisis in the Catholic Church

The coming crisis in the Catholic Church

Pope Francis is perceived as a 'man like us' who has not spoken out forcefully on issues of the day. Are we in the presence of the beginnings of a time when the Catholic Church will lose much and begun much smaller?

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Why the Ever Lasting Man still lasts

Why the Ever Lasting Man still lasts

The legacy of Gilbert Keith Chesterton.

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Notre Dame University: looking over a four-leaf clover

Notre Dame University: looking over a four-leaf clover

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