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Receiving Awards, Benedict XVI Credits Witness of John Paul II

The pope emeritus received two honorary doctorates in sacred music, one from the Pontifical John Paul II University of Krakow and one from the Krakow Academy of Music.

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The Common Good: Contained in the Person of Jesus Christ

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Against a Growing Intolerance, Christians Must Witness Christ 'for the World'

“Despotism may be able to do without faith, but freedom cannot,” said Alexis de Tocqueville. Today the U.S. faces a soft depostism seeking to marginalize religious expression from the public square.

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Trust, Not Clarity

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The Shroud of Turin and Technoscience

COMMENTARY: The more the cloth is investigated, the more the evidence accumulates for its authenticity.

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Faith, Freedom and the Founding Fathers

Catholic Churches Have Witnessed to Religious Liberty

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Fleeing Vietnam for My Beloved Catholic Faith

Independence Day: Peter Nguyen thanks and encourages U.S. citizens to take a stand for religious liberty.

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