Archbishop Dolan Elected Conference President

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Archbishop Timothy Dolan of New York (l) and Archbishop Joseph Kurtz of Louisville, Ky., were voted the new president and vice president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops Nov. 16 at the their annual fall meeting in Baltimore.
Archbishop Timothy Dolan of New York (l) and Archbishop Joseph Kurtz of Louisville, Ky., were voted the new president and vice president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops Nov. 16 at the their annual fall meeting in Baltimore. (photo: CNS photo/Nancy Wiechec)

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The Earth is Not Our Mother

“The main point of Christianity was this: that Nature is not our mother: Nature is our sister. We can be proud of her beauty, since we have the same father; but she has no authority over us; we have to admire, but not to imitate.”—G.K. Chesterton, Orthodoxy