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By Diogenes (articles ) | Sep 14, 2003

The challenge for us is to discover in our own place and time what it means to be "poor in spirit" and "the salt of the earth" and what it means to serve "the least among us" and to "hunger and thirst for righteousness."

-- From the Pastoral Letter of the U.S. Catholic Bishops, "Economic Justice for All," 1986. (Prepared by a committee of bishops chaired by Archbishop Rembert Weakland.)



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  • Posted by: - Sep. 15, 2003 7:54 AM ET USA

    This story was just heartbreaking. No further comment would do it justice.

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