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The Difference between Spiritual & Sacramental Communion - Taylor Marshall, Canterbury Tales

Sophia Institute Press Acquires Catholic Exchange - Catholic News Agency

Sandro Magister on Clerical Celibacy & Continence - Dr. Ed Peters, In the Light of the Law

Five Things No One Knows Are Ridiculously Catholic, But Should - Marc Barnes, Patheos/Bad Catholic

A Good Examination of Conscience - Fr. Dwight Longenecker, Standing on my Head

Bankrolling Beauty - Sarah Phelps Smith, Crisis Magazine

I Could Have. . . and Entering College - Jared Dale Combista,

A New Kind of Homeschooling in Ecuador - Redazione, Ilsussidiario

The Consequences of the “I Don’t Want to Offend” Mindset - Randy Hain, Integrated Catholic Life™

Good Men Doing Nothing - Anthony S. Layne, Outside the Asylum

Edmund Burke and Political Reform - Donald R. McClarey, The American Catholic

Catholic Apostolate under Fire over Girl ScoutsPro-Abortion Ties - Mary Hasson, Catholic Womanhood

Muslim Students Criticize Banzhaf’s Legal Action - Regina Conley, Catholic University of America/The Tower

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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