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Parents of murdered boy want life, not death, for Boston bomber

The continued pursuit of a death sentence for convicted bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev "could bring years of appeals and prolong reliving the most painful day of our lives."


Editorial: Clear all obstacles from the path to peace with Iran

We say: The agreement with Iran is a practical, common-sense approach with the right kinds of carrots and sticks to keep all sides motivated and engaged.


Kansas City swamped with unsubstantiated rumors of Finn's resignation

NCR Today: Since last week, rumors have been flying that the resignation of Bishop Robert Finn is imminent. There is no hard evidence to support these rumors.


LCWR leaders call Vatican meetings 'rich,' conversational

"I was impressed just at the universality of [the Vatican's] concern as well as some of the things that they were focused on."


Christianity's potential to bring about real, radical belonging

At the Intersection: Can you really love people you don't trust? What about people your own religion has demonized and encouraged you to fear?


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April 10-23, 2015


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