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Can Forgiveness Play A Role in Criminal Justice?

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Motivated by their Catholic faith, Andy and Kate Grosmaire, decided to forgive their daughter’s killer. Instead of criminal court they pursued restorative justice. It’s in The New York TimesCan Forgiveness Play A Role in Criminal Justice? See photos after the jump:

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Hate Religion but Love Buddhism?

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Indonesian Buddhist monks Joanna Piacenza writes in First Things about how her religionBuddhism, has been picked apart and reduced to meditation by Westerners who are “spiritual but not religious,” “A religion has to have a couple rules if it’s going to last 2500 years, after all.” Read it here: Hate Religion but Love Buddhism?

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Cardinal Tauran Meets Hindu Community & What The Church Teaches about Non-Christian Religions

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Cardinal Tauran meets with Hindus

“Compassion finds its natural expression in the practice of non-violence . . . Mahatma Gandhi, drew inspiration from both Hinduism and Christianity”  – CARDINAL TaURAN

Vatican RadioCardinal Tauran Meets Leaders of London’s Hindu Community. Many wonder what the Catholic Church teaches about non-Christian religions. Read an excerpt from the Vatican II document “Nostra Aetate” or “The Declaration On The Relation of the Church to Non-Christian Religions” after the jump:

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