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  • As Australian Catholic school abandons tests and grades, critics are concerned
    Sydney, Australia, May 19, 2019 / 04:17 pm (CNA).- A Catholic school in west Sydney has done away with grades, class levels, and tests to promote a more personalized school experience - but educational experts are skeptical. St. Luke’s Catholic College in Marsden Park is now offering a curriculum personalized ... read more
    Source: RSSPublished on 2019-05-19
  • Pope: Christ’s love compels us to love those ‘on the other side’
    Vatican City, May 19, 2019 / 05:56 am (CNA).- The boundless love with which Jesus Christ loves each and every person is the same love Catholics are compelled to show their “enemies,” Pope Francis said Sunday. Speaking during his address before the recitation of the Regina Coeli prayer May 19, ... read more
    Source: RSSPublished on 2019-05-19
  • US bishops oppose Trump immigration plan, say families are foundational
    Washington D.C., May 19, 2019 / 03:09 am (CNA).- Leaders of the U.S. bishops’ conference voiced concern over President Donald Trump’s new immigration plan, stressing that families should be strengthened and promoted in the immigration system. “We oppose proposals that seek to curtail family-based immigration and create a largely ‘merit-based’ ... read more
    Source: RSSPublished on 2019-05-19
  • Wisdom, gratitude, healing, fellowship: A military family‚Äôs journey to Lourdes
    Lourdes, France, May 18, 2019 / 12:00 pm (CNA).- Every pilgrim to Lourdes has their own motivations and reasons for making the journey. For the Mayors, the International Military Pilgrimage came with an additional grace: a family reunion. Captain Mark E. Mayor and Captain Matthew N. Mayor are identical twins. ... read more
    Source: RSSPublished on 2019-05-18