2.22
Become a Subscriber (a Message from Ira Glass)

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Anna-Cate-1 Ira Glass, the host of the radio program, This American Liferecently said about fundraising, “The great thing about putting stuff out over the Internet . . . is that if you like it and want it to continue, you can help that happen. But for this to work, for us to ask for money only once per year… you actually have to give.”  So if you love the design and look of The Catalogue, or the original content, or the articles, or the original art and illustration, or the movies and music. Please please please become a subscriber or make a donation today so we can keep up the good work. We have over 20 subscribers and over 20,000 readers. We’re grateful for you all and excited to help you have a more meaningful Lent and Easter. Let us know if there’s something you’d like to see on the site. Thanks in advance, Anna, Melissa, and Chau

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2.21
Dramatic photos: Ukraine’s priests take an active role in protests

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Priest in Ukraine Blessing Protestor

Eastern Orthodox Catholicism plays an important role in Ukraine, and Ukraine’s Orthodox and Catholic priests have been ministering to protestors and riot police alike. Read the story and see the photos in The Washington Post here: Dramatic photos: Ukraine’s priests take an active role in protests. More after the jump:

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2.19
Olympic Figure Skater Hailed as Example for Catholics

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Yuna Kim

South Korean Olympic figure skater Yuna Kim is a convert to Catholicism, who lives her faith both on and off the ice. In 2012, Kim donated hundreds of thousands of dollars to the Salesians of Don Bosco to help support the missionary brothers in South Sudan and to establish Catholic schools throughout the war-torn country. Read more from The National Catholic Register here: Olympic Figure Skater Hailed as Example for Catholics. More pictures after the jump:

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