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  • Fatima relevant to today’s religious freedom struggles

    Fatima relevant to today’s religious freedom struggles

    • May 13, 2016

    Friday is the thirty-fifth anniversary of the attempted assassination of St. John Paul II in St. Peter’s Square in 1981. The date is significant, since May 13 is also the anniversary of the apparitions of Mary in the small Portuguese town of Fatima in 1917. Given that intersection, a connection

  • How Our Lady of Fatima kept a papacy going

    How Our Lady of Fatima kept a papacy going

    • May 13, 2016

    During the late John Paul II years, one constant bit of subtext on the Vatican beat was the pope’s health and his physical capacity to lead. I used to joke that my definition of bliss would be never having to go on TV or radio again and start by saying,

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