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TCC Playlist: O Lord of Light by The Innocence Mission

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The Innocence Mission

Karen and Don Perris of the The Innocence Mission met in their Catholic high school and later married. We recommend their 2000 album Christ is my Hope. Karen and Don are practicing Catholics and all the proceeds from the album went to hunger relief charities. Listen to Karen Perris sing, “O Lord of Light” here:

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Pope Francis Writes Back to Juvenile Inmate in LA

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CARLOS Vasquez and parents

“Dear Carlos, May the peace of Jesus Christ be with you.”

Carlos Vasquez, a teenage inmate, says the personal letter he received from Pope Francis has given him hope for the future. Read about it in The National Catholic Register here: Pope Francis Writes to Juvenile Inmate in Los Angeles. After the jump, Carlos and his parents.

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TCC Radio: Workin’ on The Chain Gang | Snap Judgment

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AmericanChainGang

Paul Cauthen learned to sing in three part harmony as a child in the Church of Christ. As an adult he felt out of place when he found himself working on a chain gang. He didn’t know how to deal with the situation…except to sing. “We started singing gospel songs – old hymns that my granddad taught me.” Listen to the whole story from Snap Judgment after the jump:

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