9.25
TCC Radio: WNBA’s Elena Delle Donne | NPR

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Elena delle-donne

The Catholic WNBA star Elena Delle Donne has a very close relationship with her family and her disabled sister who has cerebral palsy and is both deaf and blind. Donne took a break from basketball to be closer to her sister. Listen to her story on NPR here: WNBA’s Elena Donne Thrives in Chicago. Watch a video about her relationship with her sister after the jump.

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9.25
Misc: Benedict XVI Responds to Atheist’s Critique

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We love Pope Benedict XVI, who, in his retirement, has been exchanging letters with many of his harshest critics. Read about the former Pope’s letters to the New Atheists in The National Catholic Register here: Benedict XVI Responds to Atheist’s Critique

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9.25
Misc: We encounter God in our moments of helplessness

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Bishops prostrate themselves

Our own Melissa Musick writes in The National Catholic Reporter about going to the consecration of a bishop and seeing him lie prostrate on the floor. There is grace in our moments weakness and vulnerability. Read her entire essay in The National Catholic Reporter here: We encounter God in our moments of helplessness

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9.23
US Nearly Detonated Atomic Bomb Over North Carolina

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nuclear blast

The U.S. Air Force came dramatically close to detonating an atom bomb over North Carolina that would have been 260 times more powerful than the device that devastated Hiroshima. Read about it in Business Insider here: US Nearly Detonated Atomic Bomb Over North Carolina After the jump read the Catholic Church’s teaching on nuclear weapons.

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