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Tragedy may lead to interfaith solidarity Print
Editorial
Written by Mary C. Uhler   
Thursday, Mar. 21, 2019 -- 12:00 AM

Maybe out of tragedy, the world might find some good, if outcries against the attacks at two mosques in New Zealand have shown.

Pope Francis expressed sorrow for the attacks, which left at least 50 people dead and dozens more injured. Speaking to people gathered in St. Peter’s Square on March 17, the Holy Father said, “I pray for the dead and injured and their families. I am close to our Muslim brothers and all that community. I renew my invitation for prayer and gestures of peace to combat hatred and violence.”

Both Pope Francis and everyone in the square observed a moment of silence for the victims.

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Encourages people to see the powerful movie Unplanned Print
Letters to the editor
Thursday, Mar. 21, 2019 -- 12:00 AM

To the editor:

Don’t miss your opportunity to see a powerful movie showing in theaters beginning March 29.

Unplanned is the dramatic true story of Abby Johnson, a former Planned Parenthood director who is now one of the nation’s finest advocates for life.

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Praying the 'Divine Mercy Chaplet' in the presence of the dying Print
Letters to the editor
Thursday, Mar. 14, 2019 -- 12:00 AM

To the editor:

Christ ordered St. Faustina to write about praying the “Divine Mercy Chaplet” in the presence of the dying. She wrote about this at least three times as she reports in her diary (St. Faustina Kowalska Diary — Divine Mercy in My Soul).

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