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Step aside and let divine authority speak

Fr. Ron Rolheiser, omi

January 27, 2003

Recently, inside Church circles, a debate took place as to whether Therese of Lisieux should be named a "doctor" of the Church. Her proponents pointed to her influence within the faith and argued few theologians or writers, at least not within the last century, have touched as many lives as Therese.

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Only the mature can practise admiration

Fr. Ron Rolheiser, omi

January 20, 2003

Several years ago, Roger Rosenblatt, in an essay in Time magazine, offered this advice to his son who was graduating from high school and heading off to college: "Whatever you do in life, be sure to admire others who do it as well or better than you.

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Let’s put a perspective on this scandal

Fr. Ron Rolheiser, omi

January 13, 2003

A number of things should be clarified to help us properly contextualize the present crisis of sexual abuse within the Church.

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