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Sr. Joyce Rupp reflects on her mother, finding wisdom and aging

Podcast: Even though she is in her early 70s, Servite Sr. Joyce Rupp is still sharing wisdom that touches Catholics and others. Take a listen.


Comments closed on for Fourth of July weekend

We have closed our comments sections for the Fourth of July weekend. Get off the computer and spend time with family and friends!


Oakland parish spans racial and cultural divides in week of grief

In mid-June, Fr. Aidan McAleenan, pastor of St. Columba Parish faced challenges unlike any he'd experienced in his 10 years as a priest.


How the bishops should respond to the same-sex marriage decision

Faith and Justice: It is time for the bishops to admit defeat. Gay marriage is here to stay, and it is not the end of civilization as we know it.


Pope Francis to head to Latin America for 'homecoming' trip

A homecoming for the Argentine pope likely to draw attention to key challenges in the region.


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