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  • How to cope with 21st century America? Consider Mother Cabrini

    How to cope with 21st century America? Consider Mother Cabrini

    At a time when our society is discussing and debating health care, social assistance and immigration, it could help us to look at St. Frances Xavier Cabrini. When our country was in a similar transition in a different era, Mother Cabrini didn’t look around wondering who was going to do something. Rather, Mother rolled up her sleeves, stepped out, and began great work among those in need.

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  • U.S. Bishops urge caution on Republican-backed healthcare bill

    U.S. Bishops urge caution on Republican-backed healthcare bill

    The United States bishops are urging caution on the proposed Graham-Cassidy healthcare bill that is currently scheduled for a Senate vote next week. Four bishops from pro-life, migration, religious liberty, and justice and human development committees sent on a letter on Thursday rejecting the partisan bill and its rushed timeline.

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  • Pope Francis sends letter for centennial celebration of Mother Cabrini in Chicago

    Pope Francis sends letter for centennial celebration of Mother Cabrini in Chicago

    As the Missionary Sisters of the Sacred Heart of Jesus gather in Chicago this week to mark the centennial of the death of their founder Mother Cabrini, Pope Francis sent them hailing Cabrini as a model for our times. “The great migrations underway today need guidance filled with love and intelligence similar to what characterizes the Cabrinian charism,” he wrote.

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