Daily Archives: March 9, 2011

Illinois Abolishes the Death Penalty

This morning, Governor Pat Quinn of Illinois, signed into law the bill abolishing the death penalty in Illinois. This bill was passed by the state legislature just a couple of days ago. Shortly thereafter Governor Quinn commuted to life in … Continue reading

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“The Blood of Christ”

Ash Wednesday… the beginning of Lent. Forty days (excluding the intervening Sundays) of penance and conversion, ending with the Triduum and the joy of Easter. Pope St. Clement said in his letter to the Corinthians, “We fix our eyes on … Continue reading

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