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How about making Advent matter? Print
Editorial
Written by Mary C. Uhler, Catholic Herald Staff   
Thursday, Nov. 21, 2019 -- 12:00 AM

It seems as if Christmas decorations and gift displays arrive earlier and earlier each year in stores and homes — even before Halloween!

It seems as if our society has forgotten — or perhaps never known — that there is another season before Christmas: Advent.

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It's time to get civil in our country Print
Editorial
Written by Mary C. Uhler, Catholic Herald Staff   
Thursday, Nov. 07, 2019 -- 12:00 AM

Are you already tired of all the bickering going on about politics in our country? And it’s still almost a year until the 2020 national elections!

What can we do in the face of the rancor and bitterness?

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Taking pride in Down Syndrome children Print
Editorial
Written by Mary C. Uhler, Catholic Herald Staff   
Thursday, Oct. 31, 2019 -- 12:00 AM

October is designated as yet another month: Down Syndrome Awareness Month.

I bet that most people have not heard about this observance. ­­However, I have, because a friend of mine, Michelle, has a Down Syndrome son named Thomas.

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