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Scapegoats along the border

Immigration and the Church: Ideologues who know how to exploit human suffering have pointed to dark-skinned immigrants and refugees and said, "They are to blame."

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Seize the Franciscan moment, Rohr advises

Book review: In Eager to Love, Franciscan Fr. Richard Rohr builds a bridge between the Christian mystical tradition and estranged seekers of every ilk.

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Politics

Humanity at the heart of immigration crisis, faith leaders say

As children and families continued crossing the U.S.-Mexico border, a group of diverse religious leaders remained focused on the plight immigrants face after they arrive in the country illegally.

Spirituality

Seize the Franciscan moment, Rohr advises

Book review: In Eager to Love, Franciscan Fr. Richard Rohr builds a bridge between the Christian mystical tradition and estranged seekers of every ilk.

Women Religious

The church and the divided brain

Global Sisters Report: The One Body of the Church is deeply divided. Are these internal conflicts of our divided church the result of a divided human brain?

Humanity at the heart of immigration crisis, faith leaders say

As children and families continued crossing the U.S.-Mexico border, a group of diverse religious leaders remained focused on the plight immigrants face after they arrive in the country illegally.

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Church membership is drooping, but the US is still profoundly religious

A small c catholic: As I wandered around our nation's capital, I was struck by how many churches make up the structural and social fabric of Washington.

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Expulsion of Christians a 'crime against humanity,' Mosul bishop says

Chaldean Archbishop Amel Shamon Nona said the Islamic State, which took control of Iraq's second-largest city in early June, is carrying out "religious cleansing."

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July 18-31, 2014

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