Daily Archives: June 22, 2010

Beneath the mundane in Rome, Christian treasures

UPDATE: Full story. ROME — From the truly horrible 1970s building housing an insurance company upstairs, you’d never know that the oldest paintings of the Apostles Peter, Paul, John and Andrew are in the basement. Going down a few steps … Continue reading

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Haiti’s slave revolt and its role in helping US become world power

Haiti’s long rebuilding process following the Jan. 12 earthquake is just beginning, as Catholic News Service reported June 8 after an interview with the country’s ambassador to the United States, Raymond Joseph. The reconstruction effort received a boost June 17 … Continue reading

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