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A liturgist’s guide to your new pope

By Anita McSorley anita.mcsorley@theleaven.org There’s an old joke with which I love to rib my friend Michael Podrebarac that goes something like this. Question: What’s the difference between a liturgist and a terrorist? Answer: You…
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Nuns feel Haiti’s pain

The shockwaves from the Jan. 12 Haitian earthquake didn’t topple buildings in Kansas, but they really hit home for two women religious at the Sisters of Charity motherhouse here.
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Herald of reason

It was dark and cold, and their special visitor was late, but the people on South Boeke Street in Kansas City, Kan., didn’t care.