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“Laudato Si’” provides the language of solidarity: the Earth is our common home.

The pope appealed to Our Lady to teach people to care for others “without egoistic interests or hypocrisy.”

This “not” is no solution, whether it is hurled against Mr. Trump or against President Obama.

El Greco, The Virgin of the Immaculate Conception

Confidence in God makes Jesus sinless for us. Hope in humanity, in ourselves, does the same for Mary.

Mary shows us qualities to seek in our prayer life: receptivity to the divine word, thoughtful reflection and finally, the subordination of our wills to God’s wisdom.

A new statement is seemingly at odds with Pope Francis’ famous “Who am I to judge?” response when asked about gay priests in 2013.

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