12.4
TCC Playlist: Bullets for the New-Born King by Elvis Costello

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Elvis Costello

“I’m so sorry for the things I’ve done.”

Elvis Costello is no longer a practicing Catholic, though he has said in interviews that he is grateful to have been brought up in the faith. “I mean, nuns taught me to read. That was my fortune.” Given the problem with violence in this country — which has many causes, from the proliferation of firearms to the breakdown of family and community — lately I’ve found myself listening to, “Bullets for the New-born King” from the 2010 album “National Ransom.” Listen after the jump:

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10.10
To Gun Violence, Archbishop Cupich Says ‘Enough!’ & Many Evangelical Leaders Agree

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Blaise Cupich

It’s time to address the epidemic of gun violence in our society. Yet another aspect, of the culture of death. Archbishop Blaise Cupich writes in the The Chicago Tribune about the problem and the Church’s response: To Gun Violence, Archbishop Cupich Says ‘Enough!’ An Evangelical pastor, Rob Schenck, talks about why Christians should think twice before owning a gun after the jump:

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