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Dominic Lynch is a writer from Chicago; he publishes the website The New Chicagoan.

FaithFaith in Focus
Dominic Lynch
It is the most remote settled island on earth, and a small Catholic community not only survives there but thrives.
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Ross Douthat explores the cultural, economic and political torpor that he thinks has emerged in the United States over the last half-century.
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Walter Scheidel argues in "Escape From Rome: The Failure of Empire and the Road to Prosperity," that out of the Roman Empire’s ashes rose modernity.
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What makes a good baseball stadium? One that blends well into its urban fabric, creates intimate experiences and is architecturally pleasing.
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Dominic Lynch
Over the course of the mid-to-late 20th century, notions of social justice went very, very wrong.
Bishops and cardinals attend a session of the Synod of Bishops on the family led by Pope Francis at the Vatican Oct. 23. (CNS photo/Paul Haring)
Synod on the Family
Dominic Lynch
If the synod is a crisis, then what would the conclave of 1799-1800 be considered?