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TCC Playlist: Where the Streets Have No Name by U2

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Paul David Hewson, better known as Bono, the lead singer of U2, was raised in Ireland by a Catholic mother and a Protestant father. He’s a believer and one of the world’s best known philanthropists. Learn more about his faith and his 1987 hit  “Where the Streets Have No Name” after the jump:

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Misc: The Church of U2

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Joshua Rotham writes in The New Yorker about the Christian band U2, “The tension in spiritual life—between discipline and vulnerability, order and openness, being willful and giving in—became U2’s central preoccupation, and gave it its aesthetic … Bono regularly interpolates hymns and bits of Scripture into his live performances.” Read the entire piece here: The Church of U2

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