“Father Stu”: A Story of Hardship and Redemption

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One of the spiritual overtones present in Father Stu is one important to Christian teaching: the merit of suffering. The Christ-like endurance of suffering is particularly embodied in Long himself.”

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Why Putin’s Russia and Xi’s China Are Cozy Bedfellows

(Photo by Sergei BOBYLYOV/TASS Host Photo Agency/AFP)

Why is there this close bond? Why does China do nothing in response to President Putin’s bloodlust?”

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A Janus-faced America

Yet, despite the extremes we have confronted this year, there might be a way of turning away from this ‘great divide.'”

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