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  • Mobile screenings, Christianity, and duck: Letters

    Mobile screenings a boon As I read the Sunday article "Mobile-screening debate: Lifesaver or moneymaker?" I felt encouraged that readers would learn about onsite screenings. But I also was concerned that many would question the validity of mobile...
  • Did Pope Francis really say 2% of Catholic clergy are pedophiles?

    Did Pope Francis really say 2% of Catholic clergy are pedophiles?
    An interview that credits Pope Francis as saying about 2% of Roman Catholic clerics are pedophiles stirred controversy Sunday, as the Vatican sought to raise questions about the article's accuracy and others called on the pope to take more action on the...
  • Global needs: food and birth control [Letter]

    Global needs: food and birth control [Letter]
    While writer Mike Gesker ("U.S. food aid still critical abroad," July 10) rightly affirms our commitment to sending food to poor countries, as a member of Catholic Relief Services he fails though to address the other side of this economic problem. In...
  • The Morning Call All-Area Track and Field team

    100 meters Demetrius Lanier, East Stroudsburg South, Sr. District 11 3A champ 11.03, PIAA 1st 10.64 200 meters Demetrius Lanier, East Stroudsburg South, Sr. District 11 3A champ 21.96, PIAA 2nd 21.52 400 meters Nate Fogle, Pocono Mountain...
  • Slovaks struggle to preserve their heritage

    Slovaks struggle to preserve their heritage
    On June 29, time eroded another piece of Cindy Moser's past. It wasn't a big piece. The church where she'd been baptized was merging with another and dropping the name "Slovak." That word no longer carried the same weight as it did when Moser, 56, was a...
  • Broadway's Elaine Stritch Dies; Frank Rizzo Interview From 2008

    Broadway's Elaine Stritch Dies; Frank Rizzo Interview  From 2008
    Editor's note: Broadway actress and singer Elaine Stritch, 89, died on Thursday, July 17, at her home in Birmingham, Mich. (Story and photos here.) Following is an interview by Hartford Courant theater critic Frank Rizzo from 2008. Elaine Stritch is...
  • Pope Francis will follow through on convictions

    The article on the front page of the July 8 Morning Call, with Pope Francis begging for forgiveness during his homily, has moved me very much back to my faith after I was turned away by the atrocities committed by the upper echelon of the Roman Catholic...
  • On Texas border, volunteers get to work to help flood of immigrants

    McALLEN, Texas The old-fashioned trolley bus stopped just outside Sacred Heart Catholic Church, and eight or so passengers new immigrants who had just stolen across the Rio Grande from Mexico filed off, clutching water bottles and manila envelopes...
  • Who was the LVC's all-time best football team?

     
    Our series on the Lehigh Valley Conference's all-time best teams reaches the Final Four phase this Sunday. Spoiler alert: Three of the final four on the top-10 list are football teams, all state champs -- Parkland 2002, Liberty 2008 and Central Catholic...
  • All-Courant Baseball

    The 2014 All-Courant high school baseball Fab 15 team, honorable mentions, story lines from the season and more: THE FAB 15 Chris Bouchard, Rocky Hill, Sr., SS — .500 avg., 36 hits, 30 runs Scott Braren, Hand-Madison, Sr., CF — .516,...
  • Bethlehem Catholic tweaks logo

     
    Bethlehem Catholic will carry a new logo into its new league. Beca director of admissions and football coach Joe Henrich passed along the new-look Golden Hawk logo in an email today. You can see it to the right. Bethlehem Catholic......