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Can you question the Resurrection and still be a Christian?

The Resurrection is interpreted is the source of some of the deepest rifts in Christianity -- and a stumbling block for some Christians and more than a few skeptics.

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Twin Cities task force reports 'serious shortcomings' in archdiocesan policies

A lay task force's six-month independent review of the sex abuse policies in the St. Paul-Minneapolis archdiocese found "a flawed organizational structure."

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Politics

Health care must protect everyone, 'born and unborn,' say bishops

Virginia's two Catholic bishops have urged the state's lawmakers to enact health care reforms "that cover everyone and protect everyone, born and unborn."

A statement issued Friday by Bishops Francis...

Faith & Parish

Converts find moral support in Catholicism

Some 650 catechumens from 32 parishes attended a special ceremony led by Archbishop Paul Bui Van Doc of Ho Chi Minh City Archdiocese at the pastoral center on March 30. Over 350 people among them are expected to...

Global

Converts find moral support in Catholicism

Some 650 catechumens from 32 parishes attended a special ceremony led by Archbishop Paul Bui Van Doc of Ho Chi Minh City Archdiocese at the pastoral center on March 30. Over 350 people among them are expected to...

Spirituality

Ending the winter of my discontent

Opinion: Lent is over and as the frozen pipes loosen and my sewage flows freely again, I will sing alleluia this Easter season with a vigor and joy.

In Easter message, Pope remembers areas of war, conflict around world

Pope Francis used his yearly Easter message on Sunday to call attention to people suffering from war, violence, and disease around the world, mentioning Ukraine, Syria, and Iraq.

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Ending the winter of my discontent

Opinion: Lent is over and as the frozen pipes loosen and my sewage flows freely again, I will sing alleluia this Easter season with a vigor and joy.

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Reclaiming the mystical interpretation of the Resurrection

Essay: As we approach Easter, I think the time is ripe to reclaim the earliest articulation of an experience of the Resurrection: that which is noted by Paul.

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April 11-24, 2014

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