Dear Sister Sunday

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On the first day of the first grade, a little Protestant girl told me that Catholics weren’t really Christians, that we worshipped statues, and that my people had copied the Bible from her people. Needless to say, I had no idea what she was talking about. We worshipped statues?! Sister Sunday knows the feeling. You asked. She answered. Read Ask Sister Sunday after the jump:

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TCC Radio: Before War, a Punk Drummer Preserved Syrian Chants

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Syrian monks

Before the war broke out in Syria, punk drummer Jason Hamacher read a book about the world’s oldest Christian music, and then travelled to Syria and recorded ancient Sufi and Christian chants. Listen to his story and some of the music he recorded that dates back to the early Church on NPR’s Fresh Air and see photos of him working after the jump:

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TCC Radio: Christian Doctor Sick With Ebola Now Fighting For His Life

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Dr. Kent Bradley

Dr. Kent Bradley, an American doctor with the Christian aid group Samaritan’s purse, has contracted the Ebola virus while taking care of patients in Liberia. You can read the statement of Dr. Bradley’s wife, Amber, here. Listen to the story from NPR and watch a video after the jump:

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