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January 1, 2012

2011: A year of protests

2011: A year of protests Are we better or worse off than we were this time last year? Here’s an answer informed ...

A big-city pastor’s prayer for the gift to love the poor

A big-city pastor’s prayer for the gift to love the poor An extended reflection on the poverty of the First Christmas.

Catholic diocese acquires Crystal Cathedral

Catholic diocese acquires Crystal Cathedral The 3,000-seat, 10,000-glass pane home of the ‘Hour of Power’ to house Orange diocesan ...

Editorial: Trust in 2012 ‘More than ever we need authentic witnesses, and not simply people who parcel out ...

Gift of women religious

Gift of women religious Number of sisters may be on decline around world, but some communities have managed to ...

Give Liturgy of the Hours a try in 2012 Why lay Catholics should take Pope Benedict XVI’s advice and try incorporating the ...

Holiness and hippos

Holiness and hippos Christmas is a melting pot of sacred and secular; don’t fret about silly stuff ...

How much is the life of one human being worth?

How much is the life of one human being worth? It may be hard to remember in our materialistic society where things are more prized ...

Latino bishops write open letter to illegal immigrants Pledge support for immigration law reform, lament general lack of lay Catholic ...

Letters to the Editor for January 1, 2012 Flat tax, environment, Roman Missal, and Father Alfred Delp

Communion concerns

Communion concerns Answers to the seven practical objections to reception of holy Communion under both kinds

Seven ways Catholics can get their finances on track in the new year

Seven ways Catholics can get their finances on track in the new year Financial resolutions that will get you closer to living as a steward of Providence

Trips, synod on Pope Benedict's busy 2012 agenda

Trips, synod on Pope Benedict's busy 2012 agenda But many eyes will be on Pope Benedict’s physical condition, as the octogenarian ...

Opening the Word: Truly Mother of God

Opening the Word: Truly Mother of God Through God’s grace and blessing and Mary’s heartfelt faith, she truly is the Blessed ...

Who's violating whose religious liberty rights? U.S. bishops have sounded the alarm about religious rights violations. But opponents ...

A few suggested resolutions for 2012

A few suggested resolutions for 2012 It’s Jan. 1, a time when many people are eager to reset the clock and “start over.”

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