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On Disappearing Christianity: Suppose It’s Gone Forever?

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“The idea that people have some rights just because they are human . . . irrespective of merit, certainly isn’t derived from observation of the world.”

Read this Guardian editorial about Europe’s future without ChristianitySuppose It’s Gone Forever?

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Why We Should Worry When Millennials Don’t Take Religion Seriously

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Arthur E. Farnsley a secular religious studies professor writes for The Washington Post about why it’s problematic that millennials don’t take religion seriously, “Most of the world is religious and religious convictions help determine social action of all kinds.” Read it here: Why We Should Worry When Millennials Don’t Take Religion Seriously

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Culture of Encounter is the Foundation of Peace

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Echoing previous statements about the possibility of universal salvation by the Church Fathers, Pope John Paul II, Pope Benedict XVI, and Catholic theologians like Hans Urs Von Balthasar, Pope Francis stresses that all people are created in the image and likeness of God, that all can do good, and that all are redeemed by the Blood of Christ. Read an excerpt and the homily after the jump:

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