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A Grieving Father’s Epiphany

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Today is Epiphany, the last day of the Christmas season. Bill Mahaffey writes for TCC about what happened to him one Christmas Eve when he was grieving his teenage son. “I can still hear the voice – not mine, ‘You have not done enough.'” Read it after the jump:

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When Did Feminism Become Anti-Motherhood?

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It’s odd to be celebrating the heroism of Mary — carrying her pregnancy with Jesus to term in the face of potential stoning — in a culture, that devalues motherhood and children, both born and unborn. The Huffington PostWhen Did Feminism Become Anti-Motherhood? The bourgeois are addicted to personal safety, myself included. We look at unseen heroism, self-sacrifice, and risk and say ‘no thank you.’ How can we understand Mary’s Magnificat?

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