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  • Editor’s note: Crux announces two new members of the family

    Crux announces the addition of two new members to our family. Christopher White joins us as our new national correspondent, based in New York but also spending time in Washington, tracking the interplay between faith and public life — including the intersection between Pope Francis and President Donald Trump. Killian Chimtom is our new Africa correspondent, based in Cameroon but covering the whole continent, bringing stories of the world’s most rapidly growing Catholic continent.

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  • Organizer hopes Pope’s trip to Chile triggers ‘revolution of affection’

    Organizer hopes Pope’s trip to Chile triggers ‘revolution of affection’

    According to one of the organizers of Pope Francis’s upcoming January outing to Chile and Peru, the trip couldn’t come at a better time, offering the hope of a “revolution of affection” for a society in Chile increasingly caught up both in national tensions and also cross-border disputes with its neighbors, any of which could turn violent.

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  • Cardinal Schönborn: Moral theology needs both principles and prudence

    Cardinal Schönborn: Moral theology needs both principles and prudence

    Pope Francis has declared Cardinal Christoph Schönborn of Vienna to be the “authoritative interpreter” of ‘Amoris Laetitia,’ the papal document on marriage and family. Schönborn spent hours explaining it during a visit to Ireland this week.

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