11.4
Memorial of St. Charles Borromeo

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Charles Borromeo is a saint for all who ask, “Is the Church filled with those who seek power?” And he is the saint for all who ask, “Is the Church filled with those who seek Christ?” Because, in his life, Borromeo was both.

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6.7
Let’s Have A Better Culture War

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“A tradition . . . takes a physical activity and infuses it with enchantment.”

As my Jesuit friend Michael Rossmann said about this piece, “Catholic teaching brought to you by The New York Times.” Read it from David BrooksLet’s Have A Better Culture War. Want to put the spiritual and moral implications of your life front and center?

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6.2
A Lifeline for Minorities, Catholic Schools Retrench

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A generation of Latino and African American professionals fears that a springboard that helped many working class kids is disappearing. Justice Sotomayor said, “The Catholic schools have been a pipeline to opportunity for generations.” It’s in The New York Times here: A Lifeline for Minorities, Catholic Schools Retrench  

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