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2016 Nov | Accompany

From the Editor Marilyn Rodrigues Accompany In this edition we feature the testimonials and commentary of people who are walking with those whose life circumstances and choices make it difficult for them to feel that they belong in the Catholic family. Many same-sex attracted or gender questioning Catholics, for example, feel rejected by the Church
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Holy Week Explained

Easter can also make us uncomfortable for another reason. In a feel-good culture we don’t like to acknowledge our sinfulness. We’d rather believe that our weaknesses are acceptable. But this is the whole point of Christianity. Regardless of how small, our sins are the reason Easter happened. Every. Single. Little. One. Easter is the time after 40 days, (hopefully)
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