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Careers are important, but marriage, family should come first Print
Letters to the editor
Thursday, Mar. 12, 2020 -- 12:00 AM

To the editor:

Thank you for the article by Catholic University President John Garvey regarding the success of young women in careers and athletics, which we applaud.

However, his comment “our culture is uncomfortable settling on a model of manhood” was troubling. Girls are bombarded from birth with the message that fulfillment is a good college degree, a prestigious job, and doing anything men can do.

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Enjoy Fr. Donald Lange's column in the paper Print
Letters to the editor
Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020 -- 12:00 AM

To the editor:

We wanted to say that we really enjoy Fr. Donald Lange’s article that’s in the Catholic Herald.

We really congratulate him on his years of service to God and the Catholic Church.

Mr. and Mrs. Francis Deutsch, Belmont

 
Urge Congress to support bi-partisan Carbon Fee and Dividend Print
Letters to the editor
Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020 -- 12:00 AM

To the editor:

I enjoyed Bishop Hying’s recent column about right to life issues, especially our mission to spread the Gospel of life, promote the flourishing of the human person, and care for the most vulnerable.

Over 11,000 scientists have warned that the climate emergency also threatens millions of lives and livelihoods through air pollution, fires, extreme floods and droughts, and sea level rise. As Catholics, we have a moral obligation to take scientific warnings seriously and move quickly to promote solutions while safeguarding life.

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March for Life in Washington, D.C., continues for 47 years Print
Letters to the editor
Thursday, Jan. 30, 2020 -- 12:00 AM

To the editor:

January 24, 2020, marked the 47th Annual March for Life in Washington, D.C. The theme was  “Pro Life Is Pro Woman.”

Donald Trump was the first U.S. president to address over 100,000 children, teenagers, and adults who participated. Newspapers reported the number was less than previous marches. Surprised?

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