WHEN ROBERT KENNEDY was attorney general of the United States, he and his family frequently attended Sunday Mass in the auditorium of a large public high school in Arlington, Va.
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Nearly a century ago, W. E. B. Du Bois predicted that the problem of the 20th century would be the problem of the color line.
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I’m always drawn to books that tell of people who step out of their comfort zones and live on the edgeespecially for the sake of the Gosp
St. Francis de Sales, the patron of my religious community, once said, I am as human as anyone could possibly be.
Over the past few years, leaning and loafing at your ease, as Walt Whitman would say, when you pondered the coming of the year 2001, what