Opinion

EXERCISING MY RIGHT TO CHOOSE

I was cleaning the kitchen, the TV on in the background, the faces of glitz and glam celebrities flashing across the…

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NEW YEAR, NEW LOOK

As we begin our seventh year publishing OC Catholic, the award-winning official newspaper of the Diocese of Orange, we have…

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BE FRUITFUL AND MULTIPLY

Last year, French President Emmanuel Macron, speaking at a Gates Foundation event in New York, suggested that no well-educated woman…

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PRAYERS FOR THE SICK

There is an old New Yorker cartoon that shows an angel bringing God a stack of petitions about wars, natural…

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‘HAPPY HOLY DAYS!’

Is it my imagination, or has the Christmas shopping season (or “holiday shopping season”) extended itself by another few weeks?…

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‘JESUS VR’ REVIEW

The Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius of Loyola (1491-1556) is a spiritual journey by a participant or retreatant of four…