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Obama to host Pope Francis at White House in September
03-26-2015From around the web
By DAVID GIBSON
(RNS) President Obama will welcome Pope Francis to the White House during the pontiff’s U.S. visit in September to “continue the dialogue … on their shared values and commitment...
Kara Tippetts, Brittany Maynard and ‘death with dignity’
03-25-2015From around the web
By CATHY LYNN GROSSMAN
(RNS) Metastatic breast cancer took Kara Tippetts from her pastor husband, Jason, and their four children on Sunday (March 22). She was just 38.
But in her last years of life, her ...
Justice Ginsburg writes a feminist opinion for Passover
03-20-2015From around the web
By LAUREN MARKOE | WASHINGTON
(RNS) Rabbi Ruth Bader Ginsburg?
Not quite, but when a Jewish nonprofit asked the Supreme Court justice to write a biblical commentary for Passover, she agreed, and ad...