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Leave Skepticism in the Tomb – Rise and Give Witness to Christ

Thomas must have had quite a reputation among the very earliest followers of Jesus!

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Cooperating with God

I am having an interesting experience as I am re-reading Evelyn Underhill’s wonderful little book “The Spiritual Life” (Morehouse Press, 1937, pp. 128).

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Canonizing the Bookends

Pope Francis’ bold decisions to canonize Blessed John XXIII without the normal post-beatification miracle and to link Good Pope John’s canonization ceremony to that of Blessed John Paul II just may help re-orient Catholic thinking about modern Catholic history.

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Disordered Eating Requires Treatment

Dear Dr. Garner, My daughter is 18 years old, and I am concerned that she has an eating disorder. She is constantly preoccupied with her weight. She now weighs 89 pounds, and she is 5 feet 2 inches tall.

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At Bishop Ford H.S., Numbers Don’t Add Up

What is happening at Bishop Central Catholic H.S. in Park Slope is a tragedy.

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Memories of Two New Saints

My dear brothers and sisters in the Lord, Truly, as we have celebrated Easter, we now come to a celebration which enhances our understanding of the Easter feast.

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Two Saintly Popes Knew The Value of Suffering

This Sunday, Pope Francis will canonize two of his predecessors: “Good” Pope John XXIII and John Paul “the Great.”

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Renewal for Sterilized Couples

Among married men and women who undergo surgical sterilization through a vasectomy or a tubal ligation, it has been estimated that anywhere from 10-20 percent will come to regret the choice.

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High Cholesterol in Children

Dr. Garner tackles the issue of high cholesterol in children, recommends some healthy food choices for children and addresses the measles outbreak.

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Easter Truths with Flannery O’Connor

This coming Aug. 3 will mark the golden anniversary of Flannery O’Connor’s “Passover,” to adopt the biblical image John Paul II used to describe the Christian journey through death to eternal life.

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