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+ Jean-Marie Cardinal Lustiger 1926 – 2007

Thirteen years ago this month Jean-Marie Cardinal Lustiger died. Gil Bailie wrote a short homage (copied below) on our old weblog to mark his passing. In 2014 a French television channel produced a docudrama about his life – the English … Continue reading

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Gentlemen, here one does not lie!

From an essay by French Bishop Jean-Pierre Batut comes a message that applies to our own time. “‘Gentlemen, here one does not lie!’ In French high schools of long ago, even sixth grade students, barely twelve years old, were called … Continue reading

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