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Jesus guided Saul's journey to become Paul

Ralph Himsl

June 3, 2013
10th Sunday in Ordinary Time
June 9, 2013

The first words of today's Second Reading from Paul's letter to the Galatians catches our attention by their simplicity: "I want you to know . . ." - words that invite us into the personality of this remarkable person – such an instrument in the early spread of the message of Jesus' gift to the world.

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You have power to rise above fears in a cruel world

Lasha Morningstar

June 3, 2013

"It doesn't matter." Too often we say these words out loud or silently to ourselves.

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Why will there be a general judgement?

Sr. Louise Zdunich

June 3, 2013

Why does Scripture say there will be a general judgment since we will all be judged at our death?

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New Franciscan leader pleased with new pope

Fr. Michael Perry

June 3, 2013

The new minister general of the Order of Friars Minor said the Franciscans are united, energized and challenged by the ministry of the new pope, whose name honours their founder, St. Francis of Assisi.

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Most surveyed priests dislike missal translation

June 3, 2013

A majority of U.S. priests said they dislike the translation of the Roman Missal introduced at Advent 2011, a new survey found.

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European bishops seek controls on drug trials

June 3, 2013

Catholic bishops from the European Union’s 27 member states said draft rules on clinical drug trials are too lax and urged legislators to ensure the tests are carried out only with the consent of patients.

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Pope may visit Philippines for 2016 congress

June 3, 2013

Pope Francis might visit the Philippines in early 2016 to attend the International Eucharistic Congress in Cebu City, said Archbishop Jose Palma, president of the bishops’ conference.

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Pope Francis renews one appointment

Cardinal Agostino Vallini

June 3, 2013

Two months after he said he wanted time for dialogue and prayer before fully confirming or appointing top officials, Pope Francis reappointed Cardinal Agostino Vallini as his vicar for Rome.

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Francis given bloodstained relic of Archbishop Romero

June 3, 2013

Pope Francis received a bloodstained relic of slain Archbishop Oscar Romero as a gift from El Salvador’s President Mauricio Funes Cartagena.

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Pope Francis plans autumn pilgrimage to Assisi

June 3, 2013

Pope Francis will visit the birthplace of his namesake, St. Francis of Assisi, on the saint’s feast day, Oct. 4.

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