A man who was a self-anointed spokesman for a mob that locked a priest out of his own church, then was part of the same mob that physically intimidated him when he tried to gain access, is soon to be ordained a deacon by the Catholic Bishop of Raleigh. N.C., Michael Burbidge.
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In This Issue
- Francis' encyclical an urgent call to prevent world of 'debris, desolation and filth'
- Editorial: Churches can lead the fight against racism
- New family synod document a mixture of welcome, criticism of modern life
- Special Section: Women Today [Print only]
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by Carol Glatz, Catholic News Service The Francis Chronicles