Daily Archives: 12 November 2014

Synod on the Family 6: Secular Challenges to the Family

Here’s a bad news paragraph. Five bishops didn’t agree–the largest negative tally yet. It’s hard for me to fathom what in this paragraph is objectionable to those five. Is it the acknowledgement that the life of lay people in the … Continue reading

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DPPL 124: Lent Begins

It’s time for Lent: 124. Lent precedes and prepares for Easter. It is a time to hear the Word of God, to convert, to prepare for and remember Baptism, to be reconciled with God and one’s neighbor, and of more … Continue reading

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