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Catholic Way: A Heavenly Friend

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My mother recently had cataract surgery. She had refused the surgery for several years, telling her doctor, “Not yet, I can still see O.K.” in the meantime the cataract in her left eye hardened to a point that her doctor had to tell her that the cataract posed a potential threat of causing permanent damage to the eye. So, she ... Read More »

Saints for Today: John XXIII, Pope (1881-1963)

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Feast Day: October 11 Angelo Giuseppe Roncalli was the fourth of fourteen children born to a family of sharecroppers that lived in a village in Lombardy. After his ordination as priest in 1904, Angelo returned to Rome for canon law studies. He soon worked as his bishop’s secretary, Church history teacher in the seminary, and as publisher of the diocesan paper. ... Read More »

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