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New York’s Cardinal Timothy Dolan Scandal

Media reports are surfacing after a judge released 6,000 pages of church documents related to archdiocesan communiques with Vatican superiors over bankruptcies related to punitive damages over abusive priests, portray a solicitous Cardinal Dolan dealing with  an inefficient, inept Vatican … Continue reading

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John Paul II: The Renewal Of The Church

“The Church cannot cross the threshold of the new millennium without encouraging her own children to purify themselves, through repentance, of past errors and instances of infidelity, inconsistency, and slowness of act.  Acknowledging the weaknesses of the past is an … Continue reading

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Christ Or Kung Fu: A Historical Contrast Of Growth

I’ve studied and taught Chinese (Sinic) civilization with enough rigor so as to provide some insight into how one can approach and therefore discern the enduring contribution of both Confucius and Lao Tse; both being the authorities on Confuciansim and … Continue reading

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