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Keeping the Khachkars – Ansel Oommen, First Things/On the Square

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Eucharistic Architecture – Matthew Milliner, First Things/First Thoughts

A Statesman of God: Gabriel Garcia Moreno – Joseph F. X. Sladky, Crisis Magazine

Declaring War on the Church – Donald R. McClarey, The American Catholic

Cardinal Burke on the LCWR – Fr. Z’s Blog

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