Daily Archives: October 6, 2009

Year for Priests: A hospital bedside marriage

By Maryknoll Father Michael J. Snyder One in a series DAR ES SALAAM, Tananzia — I had been away from Tanzania for one month enjoying a vacation with family at home.  The highlight of the vacation was presiding at the … Continue reading

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An ‘A’ for accuracy?

During a Sept. 30 symposium in Washington on how self-described progressive Catholics can reframe media coverage of church issues, speakers talked about one thorny media problem for Catholics of all stripes: the shrinking number of reporters with religion as their beat. Jesuit Father Thomas Reese, … Continue reading

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Archbishop Gregory’s address at synod for Africa

VATICAN CITY — Archbishop Wilton D. Gregory of Atlanta spoke before the Synod of Bishops for Africa Oct. 5. The Vatican released the full text of his remarks today: “I welcome this opportunity to summarize the importance that this Second Synod … Continue reading

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