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Is Christianity a Colonial Religion?

There is a challenge that faces many young adults in Africa and other countries that were once colonies of European nations: it is the question whether Christianity is a colonial religion or not.

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Shepherding as Internship for Church Leaders

Sheep husbandry — feeding caring and protecting animals is an ancient internship for God’s leaders. CAROL GLATZ demonstrates that it still has invaluable application for the modern Church.

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“Peace Be With You”

“On the evening of that first day of the week,” according to the Gospel of John, “when the doors were locked, where the disciples were…Jesus came and stood in their midst and said to them, ‘Peace be with you.’ ”

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Pope: Harmony between Men and Women

By Carol Glatz, Catholic News Service God’s plan for fruitful, everlasting unions between a man and woman has been lost in a world filled with skepticism, distrust and hostility, Pope Francis said.

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Looking for the face of Jesus

What did Jesus look like? The gospels give us no physical description of the Son of God. GÜNTHER SIMMERMACHER looks for Jesus’ face.

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Pope Francis warns Christians against Pagan Living

By Laura Ieraci, Catholic News Service To avoid living like pagans, Christians must guard against the temptation of “slipping toward worldliness and power” and of seeking Jesus only to fulfil their material interests, said Pope Francis.

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