Daily Archives: January 18, 2012

Getting their game on for peace tonight

The men’s basketball matchup of Villanova University against Seton Hall University scheduled for tonight has another angle to it. The Catholic universities partnered with Catholic Relief Services in “Playing for Peace,” giving the game the added impetus of drawing attention to  violence, hunger, displacement … Continue reading

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Obama’s decision on oil pipeline welcomed by faith-based groups, environmentalists — for now

Faith-based groups welcomed this afternoon’s White House announcement that President Barack Obama would deny a crucial permit for a 1,700 mile pipeline (1,400 miles in the U.S.) to carry oil from the tar sands of icy Alberta through sensitive U.S. … Continue reading

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