Philadelphia archdiocese addresses race and Catholicism in Zoom event

Denver Newsroom, Feb 10, 2021 / 06:46 pm (CNA).- The Archdiocese of Philadelphia hosted a Zoom conference on “Race and Catholicism” for more than 200 Catholics last week.

Hosted by St. Agatha-St. James Parish and the Newman Center in University City, the February 3 discussion was led by Danielle Brown, associate director of the Ad Hoc Committee Against Racism at the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB).

During the hour-and-a-half long program, Brown discussed passages from the pastoral letter “Open Wide Your Hearts,” produced by the USCCB’s Committee on Cultural Diversity in the Church. The 230 participants then attended group breakout sessions on Zoom before a final question-and-answer session with Brown.

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Inclusive Capitalism, the hope of a more humaine development. (Spanish) Capitalismo inclusivo, una esperanza?

  

 

La fe católica nunca se ha pronunciado a favor de algún sistema económico específico, pero siempre ha marcado los excesos y vicios que tanto el comunismo como el capitalismo y otros han tenido. Siempre ha señalado los ejes necesarios para un desarrollo material más humano en la doctrina social de la Iglesia, entre los más importantes: la centralidad del ser humano.

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Open for learning: How Boston Catholic schools kept their students safe

Washington D.C., Feb 10, 2021 / 05:00 pm (CNA).- Catholic schools in the Archdiocese of Boston “followed the science” and have kept its students safe amid the pandemic, the archdiocesan superintendent told CNA on Wednesday.

 

“I think the Catholic schools, overall, have been vindicated,” said Thomas Carroll, superintendent for the Archdiocese of Boston schools. “A lot of uncharitable things were said when we opened our schools across the country, but it turns out we were right and science was on our side.” 

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