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The Church’s dilemma

The Church’s dilemma

| Brett Robinson | October 23, 2020 | 0 Comments

A recent Netflix documentary about the social media industry called “The Social Dilemma” has raised some important questions for the Church in the digital age. The movie looks at the psychological techniques used by companies like Facebook, Twitter and Instagram to encourage the addictive use of social media.

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‘Teacher, which commandment in the law is the greatest?’

‘Teacher, which commandment in the law is the greatest?’

| Father Peter Ly | October 22, 2020 | 0 Comments

Have you ever asked yourself why the greatest of the commandments is to “love the Lord, your God”?

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Judiciary Committee votes to send Barrett nomination to full Senate

Judiciary Committee votes to send Barrett nomination to full Senate

| October 22, 2020 | 0 Comments

The nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett to serve on the Supreme Court will now go to the full Senate for a confirmation vote, which is expected to take place late Oct. 26. Only 51 one votes are needed for confirmation.

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From readers – October 22, 2020

From readers – October 22, 2020

| October 22, 2020 | 0 Comments

School choice silence
Building a culture of life

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United — in charity — as family

United — in charity — as family

| October 22, 2020 | 0 Comments

I recently spoke to a former colleague of mine who has been assigned to an exciting ministry halfway around the globe. “It sounds like you’re doing great,” I said. “Too bad you’re so far from your family.” With the wisdom and insight that explains why I’ve considered him such a good friend for decades, he quickly responded: “Whenever we’re working for the Church, we’re never really away from family.”

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Unidos en la caridad como una familia

Unidos en la caridad como una familia

| Archbishop Bernard Hebda | October 22, 2020 | 0 Comments

Recientemente hablé con un ex colega mío que ha sido asignado a un ministerio emocionante en la mitad del mundo. “Parece que lo estás haciendo muy bien”, le dije. “Lástima que estés tan lejos de tu familia”. Con la sabiduría y la perspicacia que explican por qué lo he considerado un buen amigo durante décadas, respondió rápidamente: “Siempre que trabajamos para la Iglesia, nunca estamos realmente lejos de la familia”.

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Documentary and allegory: Director says star of ‘Francesco’ is humanity

Documentary and allegory: Director says star of ‘Francesco’ is humanity

| Cindy Wooden | October 21, 2020 | 0 Comments

Although his film is called “Francesco,” director Evgeny Afineevsky said the main character of his new documentary “is us, humanity,” and Pope Francis simply is the one “trying to point us in the right direction.”

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EWTN News/RealClear poll shows more ‘likely Catholic voters’ behind Biden

EWTN News/RealClear poll shows more ‘likely Catholic voters’ behind Biden

| Kurt Jensen | October 20, 2020 | 0 Comments

Less than two weeks before the presidential election, a new poll indicated President Donald Trump has lost the so-called “Catholic vote” and that his nomination of a Catholic to the Supreme Court, Judge Amy Coney Barrett, did nothing to change that equation.

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San Francisco archbishop prays God will ‘purify’ site of toppled statue

San Francisco archbishop prays God will ‘purify’ site of toppled statue

| October 20, 2020 | 0 Comments

To rid the site of a toppled statue of St. Junipero Serra of evil, San Francisco Archbishop Salvatore J. Cordileone performed an exorcism rite outside St. Rafael Mission Church in San Rafael Oct. 17.

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