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The ancient Glastonbury Abbey, once one of the most powerful monasteries in England. Glastonbury has a rich Christian history, but is also home to sects and cults such as the International Order for Krishna Consciousness and the Ancient Order of Druids  (Photo: Wieslaw Majczuk)

Where Christians and Pagans Live Side by Side

In Glastonbury, England, Christians live side by side with pagans and hippies. JONATHAN LUXMOORE visited the historical town. On Magdalene Street in Glastonbury in south-western England, proud parents gather before the stone facade of Our Lady...

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Call in the Media Experts

The Church’s handling of the distressing news of Oblate Father Patrick Mohohlo Maselwane’s death this month has provided an object lesson in how not to do public relations in the modern media age of...

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The 100 Most Read Bible Verses Series – 5

Deacon Lionel Cooper compiled the “100Scripture100” booklet for easy reference to the most loved and most quoted passages in the Bible – here we continue our reproduction of this booklet with his kind permission....

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Mass Readings: 24 July – 31 July, 2016

Liturgical Calendar Year C, Weekdays Cycle Year 2 17th Sunday in Ordinary Time Sunday July 24 Genesis 18:20-32, Psalms 138:1-3, 6-8, Colossians 2:12-14, Luke 11:1-13 Monday July 25, James the Apostle 2 Corinthians 4:7-15,...