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  • Erie’s Mother Teresa Academy hoping for inner-city success

    Erie’s Mother Teresa Academy hoping for inner-city success

    • Sep 20, 2017

    Although the new Mother Teresa Academy’s $5,000 tuition represents the cost per pupil at the school, students who qualify for reduced-price lunch will only pay $500 and those who qualify for free lunch will only pay $250, and 99 percent of current students qualify for one or the other. Administrators say the school isn’t free for students because paying some tuition provides parents with a sense of ownership.

  • Trump’s UN address reflects tensions of Catholic social teaching

    Trump’s UN address reflects tensions of Catholic social teaching

    • Sep 20, 2017

    President Trump received mixed reactions from Catholic leaders for his first address to the General Assembly of the United Nations on Tuesday. The president advocated for a limited refugee resettlement program, hinted at potential military action in Venezuela, and pledged to “totally destroy North Korea.”

  • In talk at Facebook headquarters, Bishop Barron tackles how to debate religion

    In talk at Facebook headquarters, Bishop Barron tackles how to debate religion

    • Sep 20, 2017

    Los Angeles Auxiliary Bishop Robert Barron gave an address on “How to have a religious argument” at the headquarters of internet giant Facebook. Barron said authentic faith is not opposed to reason; it does not accept simply anything on the basis of no evidence. “The privatization of religion is precisely what makes real argument about religion impossible,” he said.