12.8
Three Reasons Holiday Traditions Matter for the Single Person

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Ashley Crouch writes for Verily about the benefits of traditions like praying the Advent wreath, putting out a Creche, or picking Christkindles. People shouldn’t wait until they’re married or have a family to make room for meaningful traditions. Read it here: Three Reasons Holiday Traditions Matter for the Single Person

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11.14
Marked for Christ

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Anna Keating writes in America that “the symbols of Catholicism—crosses, icons, rosaries, paintings and medals—easily translate into tattoo art . . . the saints of today may look different than those of ages past.” A story of two young Catholics and their religious tattoos here: Marked for Christ

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11.1
Go to Church, Justin Bieber

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candles in spanish church

TCC’s own Anna Keating responds to Justin Bieber’s comments about Christians not needing to go to church. She writes, “I go to Mass week after week, like a drunk goes to AA, because I need to. I don’t usually feel like it, and occasionally I miss, but mostly I keep coming back to get my chip.” Read it in First Things here: Go to Church, Justin Bieber

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