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As the 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation approaches, a landmark exhibit shows how Luther’s legacy is also as relevant and immediate as a Facebook feed.
Since the late 1970s, the political battle lines in the culture wars have been clearly drawn and easily understood.
On one side, Republicans have claimed a moral high ground built on appeals to patriotism, family values, personal character, and traditional standards of sexuality.
VATICAN CITY (RNS) Pope Francis has said he wants to study the possibility of ordaining women as deacons, a step that could for the first time open the ranks of the Catholic Church’s all-male clergy to women.
Daniel Berrigan, a Jesuit priest and herald of the Catholic social justice movement, died April 30 at age 94.
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