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Making peace with “sister”

By Elizabeth Kelly You know you’ve crossed some mystical threshold in aging or illness the moment that water aerobics begins to look, well . . . appealing. I confess, I crossed that threshold about a year ago.  Living with MS for some years now, swimming is one of the only ...

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In India, nun accuses bishop of rape

New Delhi, India, Jul 12, 2018 / 07:00 pm (CNA).- Authorities are investigating Bishop Franco Mulakkal of Jalandhar after a Kerala nun accused him of raping her in 2014 and sexually abusing her on multiple occasions over two years—but the bishop strenuously denies the claims and charges that the nun ...

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First Reading: Hosea 11:1-4, 8-9

1 When Israel was a child, I loved him, and out of Egypt I called my son. 2 The more I called them, the more they went from me; they kept sacrificing to the Ba’als, and burning incense to idols. 3 Yet it was I who taught E’phraim to walk, I took them ...

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The deep roots of Portugal’s Marian devotion

Lisbon, Portugal, Jul 12, 2018 / 03:01 am (CNA/EWTN News).- When the Virgin Mary appeared to three shepherd children in Fatima in 1917, Portugal had already acclaimed Mary as their reigning Queen for hundreds of years. After the coronation of Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception as “Queen of Portugal” ...

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Pakistani prime minister candidate endorses blasphemy laws

Islamabad, Pakistan, Jul 10, 2018 / 05:17 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- A candidate for prime minister in Pakistan’s upcoming general election has defended the country’s controversial blasphemy laws, which have been used to harass, jail, and kill members of religious minorities disproportionately. Imran Khan, chairman of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf, a centrist party, ...

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