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If Rome is filled with pyromaniacs, how can they charge nuns with arson?

Bulletins from the Human Side: Let us review what was going on in Rome when the officials were investigating the nuns and should have been investigating themselves.

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Marquette professor banned from campus after criticizing classroom gay marriage discussion

The professor said he will take legal measures if necessary to overturn his ban after he criticized a teaching assistant for not allowing students to discuss the ethics of gay marriage.

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Marquette professor banned from campus after criticizing classroom gay marriage discussion

The professor said he will take legal measures if necessary to overturn his ban after he criticized a teaching assistant for not allowing students to discuss the ethics of gay marriage.

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How Pope Francis' diplomacy may change everything, not just US-Cuba relations

Pope Francis is being hailed around the world -- and criticized by some in the U.S. -- for his pivotal role in brokering the historic breakthrough in relations between Washington and Havana, a role attributed to...

Spirituality

Everything is a gift from God. Be thankful, and you will be joyful

I think it's possible to be a little bit frustrated when we first hear the message from St. Paul this morning: "Rejoice! Again, I say rejoice!" See, be filled with joy. Most of us probably have discovered that...

Vatican diplomatic successes with nuns, the U.S., and Cuba

Faith and Justice: The Vatican's report on the sisters and its role in repairing relations between the U.S. and Cuba overshadowed a third diplomatic milestone.

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Milwaukee archdiocese seeks settlement that would double money for abuse survivors

One of the claimants in the bankruptcy described the proposed settlement as "a Christmas gift for lawyers" and said it likely would not be approved by the committee of creditors.

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It is too soon to declare sexual assault and racist violence things of the past

Grace on the Margins: Frameworks that assume the over-and-doneness of struggles for justice cannot account for UVA or Ferguson, Steubenville or Eric Garner.

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