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J.D. Long-García is a senior editor at America.
Arts & CultureShort Take
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Intense competition can sometimes feel like clan warfare — and it’s all set aside in this celebration of baseball. The Catholic Church can learn from this game.
Politics & SocietyDispatches
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Bishop Mark J. Seitz and other immigration advocates were there to welcome Vice President Kamala Harris.
FaithCatholic News Quiz
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This year, as we observe World Refugee Day, America Magazine is testing our readers' knowledge of papal refugee statements.
Vice President Kamala Harris speaks to the media on June 8 at the Sofitel Mexico City Reforma in Mexico City. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)
Politics & SocietyDispatches
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“You can’t understand [border realities] by talking to government officials. You have to talk to the people who are working with migrants and hear about the suffering.”
Politics & SocietyDispatches
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‘It is a question of perspective. Whose perspective do we adopt when we ask questions like that?’
Photographs of descendants of enslaved people who were sold by Georgetown University and the Maryland Jesuits to southern Louisiana in 1838. (Claire Vail/American Ancestors/New England Historic Genealogical Society via AP)
Politics & SocietyDispatches
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The collaboration with the Jesuits addresses a specific historical injustice but more broadly seeks to offer a model that might accelerate racial healing and advance racial justice in the United States.
FaithInterviews
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“Jesus thought we were worth dying for,” the retired archbishop of Philadelphia said. ”There must be a lot of things that we ought to think are worth living and dying for.”
FaithLent Reflections
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Jesus does not condemn the woman caught in adultery, and he does not condemn us. But he challenges her, and he challenges us, to sin no more. 
FaithLent Reflections
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The freedom we find in Christ can lead us to act on behalf of the marginalized.
FaithJesuit School Spotlight
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Loyola Academy at Brophy College Preparatory in Phoenix is a program for incoming sixth grade boys who demonstrate academic gifts and financial need.