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Greene’s novel is a great argument for the faith, but so is the country in which it was set

As a mother whose Down’s syndrome daughter made her First Communion I object to the language of rights entering Christ’s Church

Benedict XVI pictured during yesterday's Angelus (AP)

Morning Catholic must-reads: 13/02/12

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A woman presses a flower on a monument to the victims of El Salvador's civil war (PA photo)

But a Jesuit university is trying to help Salvadorans come to terms with their past

A press conference takes place at the end of the symposium on abuse (AP)

Morning Catholic must-reads: 10/02/12

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Surrogate mothers at the Kaival Hospital in Anand, Gujarat, India (AP Photo/Ajit Solanki)

The woman who travelled to India for a surrogate was overjoyed, and saw the commercial transaction as mutually beneficial. But I found out it hard to celebrate

Salvadorans pray at the crypt where Archbishop Oscar Romero was buried at the cathedral in San Salvador  (CNS photo/Luis Galdamez, Reuters)

In the first of a series of blog posts from El Salvador Miguel Cullen reports from the chapel where Archbishop Oscar Romero was assassinated

Benedict XVI speaks to Dr Rowan Williams during his visit to Britain in 2010 (PA)

Morning Catholic must-reads: 09/02/12

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A shrine to the Virgin of Guadalupe in Tijuana, Mexico Photo: CNS/David Maung

The faith of Mexicans is profoundly moving

The kingdom of saints is real to the people of this country