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St. Hildegard of Bingen: Voice of the Living Light - Sandra Miesel, Catholic World Report

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Pope Praises Silence & Potential of Social Media - Carol Glatz, Catholic Herald

Lost In Transition: What’s the Matter with Today’s Emerging Adults? - Thomas Lickona, MercatorNet

Depressed Cities, Abortion, and the Demographic Winter - Stefano Gennarini JD, Turtle Bay and Beyond

Backlash Begins Against Obama’s LGBT Agenda - Wendy Wright, Catholic Lane

History of African-American Catholics - Thomas J. Craughwell, OSV Newsweekly

Why I Promote the Extraordinary Form Mass - Jay Boyd PhD, Philothea on Phire

Philly Prosecutors Show Venom for Catholic Church - Dave Pierre, TheMediaReport.com

Leadership PPK - Jared Tomanek, Ignitum Today

We Won’t Back Down - Catholic Vote

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Pope Francis waves to pilgrims during his Angelus address August 30, 2020.

Pope Francis: The Path to Holiness Requires Spiritual Combat

Reflecting on Sunday’s Gospel, the pope said that “living a Christian life is not made up of dreams or beautiful aspirations, but of concrete commitments, in order to open ourselves ever more to God's will and to love for our brothers and sisters.”

President Donald Trump during his speech at a "Thank You" Tour rally held at the Giant Center in Hershey, Pa.

President Trump: ‘Faith in God’ Helps Unite Nation

In an apparent reference to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic and months of demonstrations and civil unrest across several U.S. cities over racial justice issues, Trump said that faith was an important support for civil and national unity.

Pope Francis waves to pilgrims during his Angelus address August 30, 2020.

Pope Francis: The Path to Holiness Requires Spiritual Combat

Reflecting on Sunday’s Gospel, the pope said that “living a Christian life is not made up of dreams or beautiful aspirations, but of concrete commitments, in order to open ourselves ever more to God's will and to love for our brothers and sisters.”