Today, my beloved St. Bernard, Ambrose, is having surgery. I ask for readers' prayers for a successful surgery and that this wonderful beast, who still thinks he is a puppy, will be relatively calm for the two weeks of being crate-bound that are to follow.
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- Editorial: Diplomacy must become our first instinct
- NJ priest found the core of his calling, from the laity
- Poland's Catholic primate defends conservative vision
- Special Section (in print only): Deacons
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