4.19
The Science is in: God is the answer

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Religious Kids

Research shows that children raised with an inclusive spirituality are significantly healthier and happier, especially in their teen years. So why aren’t we all signing up? Read about the science in Maclean’s here: The Science is in: God is the answer

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3.8
Not Weird Enough | Anna Keating in KtB

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“This is a book for seekers.”

Anna Keating in Killing the Buddha discussing our new Field Guide, Madonna, and Eucharistic adoration at your local YMCA. Read it here: Not Weird Enough | Anna Keating in KtB. Thanks to Nathan Schneider for the interview!

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2.11
We bind ourselves to the One who, in the binding, sets us free

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mikveh

Our own Melissa Musick writes for The National Catholic Reporter about her niece, Becky, who was “nothing” and became Jewish. More after the jump. Pope Francis has encouraged us to learn more about Judaism. Read it here: We bind ourselves to the One who, in the binding, sets us free

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2.4
TCC Playlist: Airline to Heaven by Billy Bragg and Wilco

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On the album Mermaid Avenue Billy Bragg and Wilco put music to Woody Guthrie’s previously unsung lyrics. Guthrie, grew up a Christian in a small town in Oklahoma. He was drawn to the social gospel, and the image of Jesus as the redeemer of the poor and dispossessed. More and the song after the jump:

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1.8
TCC Playlist: Laughing With by Regina Spektor

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Regina Spektor

“No one laughs at God in a hospital.”

As a child, Regina Spektor and her parents fled the Soviet Union and came to the United States as refugees. Jews and other people of faith were persecuted in Communist Russia. Spektor continued her piano studies in the States. Music for your Sunday morning, listen to “Laughing With” after the jump:

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