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The controversial book ‘Get Married and be Submissive’ is about self-giving, not self-abasement

Morning Catholic must-reads: 12/12/13

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We need to embrace the human race in all its vulnerability

Will the public barracking of the South African president mark the beginning of the end for the politics of wishful thinking in Africa?

Today’s Catholic must-reads: 11/12/13

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The widespread appeal of Pope Francis, named Time magazine’s Person of the Year for 2013, must not be wasted

The ONS may even include civil partnerships: marriage statistics could provide figures only on “legally recognised partnerships”: its statistics will be meaningless

People with leprosy live there in the worst conditions imaginable, pushed to the fringes of society

Morning Catholic must-reads: 10/12/13

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Even the very greatest saints in the Christian calendar, like Francis of Assisi, are only “Christ-like” insofar as they have come to reflect their divine Master