MARC OUELLET

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Why Didn't He Get The Gig?

At least Cardinal Marc Ouellet's mother can take comfort in the fact that he didn't get the gig. "Well, I am keeping my son, in a way," the 90-year-old reportedly said after hearing that Argentina's...
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You Can't "Modernize" an Act of Faith

In an era of rapid technological, social, and economic transformation, there is a comforting tranquility in the rock of Catholicism and its institutions. It may be tough for non-Catholics or non-believers to grasp, but the Church isn't in business to adapt to the ever-changing dispositions of our society.
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Pope Benedict Will Become the Invisible Man

John Paul's determination to lead the Church right through his agony and to his death gave a powerful witness to the value of our lives and the missions we are given, but it can hardly be denied that in his final years the Church was somewhat rudderless. His decision strikes me as a deeply humble.
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Canadian A Top Contender For Next Pope

Could Quebec Cardinal Marc Ouellet become the next pope? Following the sudden resignation of Pope Benedict XVI the former Archbishop of Quebec has emerged as a real contender for the papacy. Paddy Po...