Tag: Oprah Winfrey

Catholic leaders thank Rodney Reed supporters, pray for justice

Catholic leaders thank Rodney Reed supporters, pray for justice

| Carol Zimmermann | November 18, 2019 | 0 Comments

Five days before the scheduled execution of death-row inmate Rodney Reed — who gained attention of Catholic leaders and celebrities alike — the top criminal appeals court in Texas granted an indefinite stay of his execution and said they were sending his case back to trial court for further review.

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Telling our stories, knowing for sure

Telling our stories, knowing for sure

| Christina Capecchi | May 7, 2018 | 0 Comments

When Oprah Winfrey was first asked the question, the talk-show queen was left tongue-tied.

She was doing a live television interview with the late film critic Gene Siskel to promote her film “Beloved,” and he concluded by asking, “Tell me, what do you know for sure?”

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The art of giving, the challenge of Advent

The art of giving, the challenge of Advent

| Christina Capecchi | December 1, 2017 | 0 Comments

Oprah Winfrey sings and claps when presented with the $69 lunch box that makes her 2017 “Favorite Things” list.

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