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Cardinal Blase J. Cupich, archbishop of Chicago, is the Catholic co-chair of the National Catholic-Muslim Dialogue, sponsored by the Committee on Ecumenical and Interreligious Affairs of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops.

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For the Catholic community, the penetrating vision of the Second Vatican Council identifies a clear pathway of public engagement and conscience formation.
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We should be fearless in making clear that tolerating clergy sexual abuse stands in total contradiction to the core of the Gospel message.
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In an era when Islamophobia is on the rise, it seems especially important for Catholic Christians to know that in addition to sharing our belief in the one God, Muslims also share a reverence for Mary.
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Medics are useless if the wounded cannot reach them.
Pope Francis greets children during his general audience in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican, June 8 (CNS photo/Paul Haring).
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“Like a Loving Mother” from Pope Francis addresses clerical sexual abuse in a systemic and holistic way.
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Blase J. CupichStephen P. WhiteDrew ChristiansenKaren Sue SmithRobert P. ImbelliPatrick Gilger, S.J.Stephen BullivantMeghan J. ClarkRichard RohrJohn W. O’MalleyJames Hanvey
Editor’s note: The historic interview with Pope Francis (Am. 9/30) has generated a great deal of dialogue in the church and in society at large. We asked several writers to offer their reactions to the pope’s words. Selections from these responses are printed below. The full versions of
Pope waves to pilgrims from South Africa during general audience in St. Peter's Square, Sept. 25 (CNS Photo / Paul Haring).
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From Most Rev. Blase J. Cupich: the pope presents a fresh vision of the Gospel.
In All Things
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This homily was delivered by Bishop Blase J Cupich of Spokane Wash on January 21 Thanks to Bishop Cupich for sharing it with us Our gathering this noon coincides with two national feasts the inauguration of our president and the Martin Luther King Jr holiday Both events put us in touch with
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Finding opportunity in a painful moment, an essay by Bishop Blase Cupich, the next archbishop of Chicago.
The Good Word
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Army Staff Sgt Wyatt A Goldsmith 28 died Friday July 15 at Camp Bastion Hospital from injuries suffered during an attack in Afghanistan by insurgents firing rocket-propelled grenades A Medic he was attending to the wounds of an allied Afghan commando when he was wounded Wyatt was on his thi