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Divorced from religious life?

August 10, 2017 Dr. Randall B. Smith 23

I’ve seen it too often. A young Catholic man or woman leaves the seminary or novitiate and then leaves the Church altogether. Why does this happen? The priesthood and religious life are noble vocations, but […]

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Facebook: Facts or fury?

February 12, 2017 Dr. Randall B. Smith 0

A recent New Yorker cartoon has a drawing of the office of an unidentified network provider which might as well have been Facebook bearing the caption:  “We’re close to being reliant solely on renewable sources of outrage.” […]