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The 'therapeutic cloning' of human embryos

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May 17, 2013

By Archbishop Samuel J. Aquila

The embryos killed are the first class of victims; the second class of victims will be the rest of us.... Read more

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What would your parish look like if...?

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May 15, 2013

By Jon Leonetti

Despite the way my office usually looks, I’m something of a perfectionist. It’s not that I always see the glass... Read more

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President Obama put politics ahead of people with Gosnell case

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May 14, 2013

By Stephen Kokx

Fort Hood. Tucson. Aurora. Newtown. Boston.These are just a few of the tragedies that have taken place over the past... Read more

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The heroes of Sundance

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May 13, 2013

By Fr. Marcel Guarnizo

In January the Sundance Film festival “canonized” the work of late term abortionists in the United States, and gushed unbounded... Read more

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Was Jesus a hipster?

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May 9, 2013

By Stephen Kokx

In 2008 everyone was talking about Barack Obama’s history as a community organizer. Those on the political right wrongly assumed... Read more

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The President needs a history lesson

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May 2, 2013

By Robert R. Reilly

In the spring of 1983, President Ronald Reagan did something highly unusual for a sitting president. He wrote and published... Read more

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The Gosnell story and its lessons

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Apr 30, 2013

By Francis Maier

Some stories, no matter how unsettling, just can't be ignored – even when some people are determined to look away.The... Read more

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The defense of marriage in France

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Apr 1, 2013

By Aymeric Pourbaix

Editor's note: In comments originally made to Christian Family, France and provided to CNA, Bishop Jean Laffitte of the Pontifical... Read more

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Do infertile couples clinch the case for same-sex marriage?

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Mar 27, 2013

By Robert R. Reilly

Nope. All infertilities are not equal. There is a crucial difference between an infertile heterosexual union and an impotent homosexual... Read more

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Pope Francis and allegations amid the fog of a war

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Mar 18, 2013

By Fr. Matthew Lamb

It was expected that there would be an effort question the reputation of Pope Francis in some of the mass... Read more

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Have we really read Pope Benedict? The essential itinerary he left us

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Mar 11, 2013

By Jonathan Ghaly

Let’s be blunt: have we really read Pope Benedict, arguably one of the greatest popes in history? I won’t inquire... Read more

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The death of journalism at the Irish Times

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Feb 27, 2013

By Fr. Marcel Guarnizo

On Friday, Feb. 22, Mr. Paddy Agnew of the Irish Times, descended to what can only be described as new... Read more

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After the resignation

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Feb 20, 2013

By Fr. Federico Lombardi

Pope Benedict’s decision to renounce the papacy has shocked the world. For most people, inside and outside of the Church... Read more

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The Heroes of Sundance

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Feb 18, 2013

By Fr. Marcel Guarnizo

Less than two weeks ago, the Sundance Film festival “canonized” the work of late term abortionists in the United States,... Read more

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Lessons from a fearless shepherd: Bishop John D'Arcy

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Feb 14, 2013

By Christopher M. Jozwiak

Northern Indiana has lost a great leader, shepherd, priest and friend with the passing of Bishop John Michael D'Arcy. As... Read more

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The danger of the Gospel

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Feb 14, 2013

By Jon Leonetti

Have you ever heard of Fr. Robert Barron? If not, then it’s about time that you do. He put out... Read more

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A second look at porn: Part three

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Feb 12, 2013

By Matt McGuiness

“A second look at porn” is a three part series. This is the final installment treating the theme of everlasting... Read more

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Pope Benedict XVI's decision to retire is loving, courageous

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Feb 12, 2013

By Archbishop Samuel J. Aquila

In April 2005, Cardinal Joseph Ratzinger gathered in Rome with his brother cardinals. With the world watching, he buried his... Read more

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A second look at porn: Part two

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Feb 7, 2013

By Matt McGuiness

“A second look at porn” is a three part series. The first installment addressed the education of freedom. This second... Read more

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Commonweal disputes Bishop DiMarzio about Margaret Sanger

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Feb 1, 2013

By Deal W. Hudson

In  a Jan. 23, 2013 column entitled “Deeper Into the Culture of Death,” Bishop DiMarzio of Brooklyn drew attention to... Read more