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  • 'He's Jesus Christ'

    • Jun 30, 2015

    IN THE NUBA MOUNTAINS, Sudan — If you subscribe to the caricature of devout religious believers as mostly sanctimonious hypocrites, the kind who rake in cash and care about human life only when it is unborn, come visit the doctor here. Dr. Tom Catena, 51, a Catholic missionary from Amsterdam,

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  • Docs to pope: Lay off the pasta

    • Apr 2, 2015

    ROME — Amid news reports suggesting his doctors have advised the 78-year-old pontiff to eat less pasta and get more exercise in order to resist fatigue, Pope Francis devoted his Holy Thursday meditation to exhaustion among priests, admitting that he, too, feels run-down once in a while. “Do you know

  • Debate over HPV vaccine flares up in Alberta again

    • Sep 22, 2014

    The emotional battle over HPV vaccination in Alberta has flared up again, after Calgary’s Catholic school board directed parents to a letter from Church leaders that warns the shots could encourage pre-marital sex. The bishops’ letter says that abstinence outside of marriage is not only the right choice spiritually but