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Envisioning Renewal, and Living Holy Week

First appeared on 03/22/2013. Insights is also available to members via email delivery.

In a universe in which there are no coincidences, it is fitting that so many books on various aspects of Catholic renewal are coming to our attention as Francis begins his pontificate.

Here are my reviews of three of them:

It is also possible to consider what happens when their is no spiritual renewal going on at all. Phil Lawler calls attention to A ’must‘ and horrifying read.

We also have some good news for you. Remember the Benedictine monks of St. Joseph Abbey in Louisiana? Since they make and sell caskets, the State of Louisiana tried to put them out of business to protect mortuaries from competition. But a Federal appeals court overruled the State.... [more content for subscribers]

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