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Prominent liberal author faces battle with cancer, seeks prayers

Catholic World News - November 29, 2012

Robert Blair Kaiser, the ex-Jesuit who covered Vatican II for Time magazine and later was a Rome correspondent for Newsweek, has asked for prayers as he battles cancer.

Kaiser, whose coverage of Church issues made him a favorite of liberal Catholics, disclosed that doctors found an inoperable malignant tumor in his chest. He has asked friends to forward the news β€œto others you know who still believe in prayer.”

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