NEWS ADVANCE: Pope’s Holy Land Trip Culminates Long and Dramatic Papacy

c. 2000 Religion News Service VATICAN CITY _ The pilgrimage that an aging and ill Pope John Paul II will make to the Holy Land next week could well mark the culminating moments of his long papacy. The six-day trip to Jordan, Israel and the autonomous Palestinian territories will be John Paul’s 91st outside Italy […]

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c. 2000 Religion News Service UCC, ACLU Joins Anti-Chief Wahoo Protest (RNS) The United Church of Christ has joined the American Civil Liberties Union in spearheading a move to allow people around Cleveland’s Jacobs Field to protest the use of the Cleveland Indians name and its mascot, Chief Wahoo. Leaders of the 1.4 million-member church, […]

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c. 2000 Religion News Service UCC, ACLU Joins Anti-Chief Wahoo Protest (RNS) The United Church of Christ has joined the American Civil Liberties Union in spearheading a move to allow people around Cleveland’s Jacobs Field to protest the use of the Cleveland Indians name and its mascot, Chief Wahoo. Leaders of the 1.4 million-member church, […]

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c. 2000 Religion News Service L.A. Cardinal Issues Sweeping Apology on Eve of Lent (RNS) Los Angeles Cardinal Roger Mahony issued a sweeping mea culpa on the eve of Lent, apologizing to those in his archdiocese and around the country whom he or the Roman Catholic Church may have offended, including gays, lesbians, Jews, Muslims […]

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c. 2000 Religion News Service L.A. Cardinal Issues Sweeping Apology on Eve of Lent (RNS) Los Angeles Cardinal Roger Mahony issued a sweeping mea culpa on the eve of Lent, apologizing to those in his archdiocese and around the country whom he or the Roman Catholic Church may have offended, including gays, lesbians, Jews, Muslims […]

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COMMENTARY: The Things He Left Behind: Clinton’s Tragic Legacy

c. 2000 Religion News Service (Eugene Kennedy, a longtime observer of the Roman Catholic Church, is professor emeritus of psychology at Loyola University in Chicago and author most recently of “My Brother Joseph,” published by St. Martin’s Press.) (UNDATED) There is something touching in the restless urgency with which President Clinton pursues his “legacy.” Have […]

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COMMENTARY: The Things He Left Behind: Clinton’s Tragic Legacy

c. 2000 Religion News Service (Eugene Kennedy, a longtime observer of the Roman Catholic Church, is professor emeritus of psychology at Loyola University in Chicago and author most recently of “My Brother Joseph,” published by St. Martin’s Press.) (UNDATED) There is something touching in the restless urgency with which President Clinton pursues his “legacy.” Have […]

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