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Catholics react to Bishop Finn's conviction

NCR Editorial: Kansas City's Bishop Finn must resign or be removed

Kansas City, Mo. -- More area Catholic ordinations challenge a national trend In Missouri and Kansas, more men are being ordained or studying to become priests.

Op-Ed Columnist: Suffer the Children by Frank Bruni

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Catholic church sued by gay couple over Massachusetts real estate deal. Diocese allegedly backs out of selling mansion to couple because of the 'potentiality of gay marriages' in the house

Nigerian bishops meet: Catholic Bishops Worried, About Corruption In Government.

Opinion from the National Review Online: The Decline and Fall of Catholic Democrats?

Another view from the Buffal News: Powerful wedge issues could save president

Remembering Martini: Cardinal one of few to query Roman consensus

NCR's Heidi Schlumpf: Why I stand with Chicago's teachers

NCR's John Allen is in Rome all this week: Is Ravasi 'the most interesting man in the church'?

NCR's sister publication, Celebration, posts reflections on each day's Scripture reading. Here's a link: celebrationpublications.org/dailybread. You may want to bookmark it. It's a great way to begin the day.

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