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January 1, 1970 Archives

From Portland Seventy-nine-year-old Marvel Kunkle is going to court, and she’s not happy about it. Kunkle, a self-described "cradle Catholic," has attended St. Peter Catholic Church in west Eugene for 40 years. Because she’s among the 390,000 Catholics who live […]

Full-bodied discussion at The Corner, context is everything, it seems.

Pope on two-hour visit to children’s hospital. Scares one kid who thought he was a doctor. Poor thing! Some photos here.

Former Anglican, new Roman Catholic Al Kimel has some liturgical suggestions… A word to celebrants: Stick to the script! I doubt that you have the authority to ad lib at the liturgy anyway, but few priests have the gift to […]

John Allen’s Word From Rome previews the Synod on the Eucharist, beginning next week. A UK Tablet review of Allen’s forthcoming book on Opus Dei The method Allen follows is to take the case against Opus Dei and sift it. […]

From the WSJ, on the Spokane diocese bankruptcy ruling So far, three U.S. dioceses have declared bankruptcy as a result of tort claims, and others could follow. If the Spokane ruling stands and is mimicked elsewhere, diocesan creditors will enjoy […]