Daily Archives: April 13, 2009

Bishop D’Arcy says planned demonstrations “unseemly and unhelpful”

This was news to us, though perhaps you’ve already seen it: Bishop John M. D’Arcy of Fort Wayne-South Bend, Ind., issued a new statement late last week calling on Catholics not to attend planned demonstrations when President Obama speaks at … Continue reading

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Holy Week actions connect Crucifixion with peacemaking

Among Catholic peacemakers Holy Week has become a time of witnessing for peace and prayerful resistance while recalling Christ’s crucifixion. Catholics were among 23 people arrested in at least three vigils across the country on Holy Thursday and Good Friday. … Continue reading

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