Daily Archives: August 11, 2011

Packing ‘light’ for World Youth Day

By Sara Angle One in a series HERSHEY, Pa. — Pilgrims attending World Youth Day have been told to pack light, so what exactly does that mean when you are taking a week long trip to a foreign country? Well, … Continue reading

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Jesuit hypertext pioneer dies at 97

VATICAN CITY — His name may not be familiar to most people, but it was probably thanks to Jesuit Father Roberto Busa that today’s computers don’t just crunch numbers, but amass, sort and link words, allowing written works online to … Continue reading

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Humility for WYD pilgrims at Lourdes

By Emily Anderson One in a series LOURDES, France — Yesterday, we visited Lourdes to see the grotto where Our Lady appeared to St. Bernadette. Lourdes is, in so many ways, a peaceful and intense place. There are not words … Continue reading

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