Pope Francis on the Divorced and Remarried: 10 Things to Know and Share

August 5, 2015 by  
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National Catholic Register – August 5, 2015 Pope Francis recently gave a general audience in which he discussed the situation of those who have divorced and remarried without an annulment. His remarks are particularly significant in light of the upcoming Synod on the Family and the proposals to give Holy Communion to those in this […]

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Attributes of Leadership in the Church (article 1 of 9)

National Catholic Register – By: Patrick O’Meara and Patrick J. McCloskey – April 29, 2014 This is Part I in a series of nine articles by Patrick O’Meara and Patrick J. McCloskey on the topic of Leadership in the Church. A more in-depth version of this articleis available here. I came to cast fire upon […]

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Pope Benedict: Jesus Fulfills God’s ‘Story of Love’

December 7, 2011 by  
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Catholic News Agency – By David Kerr – December 7, 2011 Christians ‘have to keep the heart of a child … in order to recognize that we are not self-sufficient, but that we need God, that we have to seek him, listen to him, speak to him.’ VATICAN CITY (EWTN News/CNA)— Pope Benedict XVI told […]

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‘A Consumer of Catholic Education’

National Catholic Register – By Tim Drake – February 8, 2011 John Garvey believes it is vital for a Catholic university to have faculty who are committed to the witness of the Catholic faith. “The universities themselves will only be distinctive and distinctively Catholic if they hire people who want to make them that, and […]

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Workplace Responsibilities: Tough Ethical Questions Faced by Catholic Business Leaders

National Catholic Register – July 13, 2010 Note: This article originally appeared in the October 2009 issue of Legatus Magazine. © Legatus. Reprinted with permission. To celebrate the release of Pope Benedict XVI’s encyclical on the economy, Caritas in Veritate, our selection from the forthcoming “Catechism for Business” includes just one question, a question about […]

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Dads, Be Like St. Joseph

National Catholic Register – By Joseph Pronechen – June 13, 2010 On Father’s Day, who better to look to for some pointers and major virtues to imitate than the model of fathers: St. Joseph? Even though Joseph came from a royal line, Joseph faced the same difficult trials we all experience. It’s his response that […]

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Archbishop Kurtz: He's 'Our Gifted Shepherd'

April 19, 2010 by  
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National Catholic Register — By Archbishop Joseph E. Kurtz — April 11, 2010 Archbishop Kurtz is the archbishop of Louisville, Kentucky, which was established as the Diocese of Bardstown in 1808 along with the dioceses of Boston, New York and Philadelphia, out of the territory of the Baltimore Diocese, the first Catholic diocese in the […]

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