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TCC Profiles: Regis High School Teacher John L. Connelly

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Regis Catholic High School NYC

“If it’s a sign of our fallenness that we get the politicians we deserve, it’s surely a sign of grace that we get the teachers we don’t. For the last 52 years, the boys at Regis High School have been graced to have John L. Connelly as their teacher.” Read the rest of The Catholic Catalogue Profile, “Rum, Romanism, and Rebellion” by Professor Scott D. Moringello after the jump:

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8.9
Misc: Sisters for Life

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Maryknoll Sisters A piece in The New York Times about the incredible work the Maryknoll Sisters have done all over the world, motivated by their desire to make God’s love visible. “Today the sisters work in two dozen countries, Albania to Zimbabwe, and in the United States as teachers, nurses, social workers and school administrators. They comfort the dying and occasionally infuriate governments. They fight human trafficking, environmental destruction and H.I.V./AIDS.” Read the whole story here: Sisters for Life

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5.24
TCC Video: St. Benedict’s Preparatory School

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St. Benedict's
In Newark, New Jersey, a city struggling with poverty, crime, and failing schools, a school for boys led by Benedictine monks has helped 95% of its senior class go on to college by emphasizing personal responsibility, Christian community, and The Rule of St. Benedict. Watch the video from PBS after the jump:

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