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Summer Sampler

June 10, 2021 1 min read
Countryside outside of Erbil, Iraq

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The newest Chesterton Academy can be found in Erbil, Iraq. The school is part of an initiative to keep Christians in Iraq, where they have been found since apostolic times.

Nigeria cancels Twitter.

The Prime Minister adds to the age-old saga of English Catholic marital drama by joining his new wife in Holy Matrimony at Westminster Cathedral.

An author tries to separate out innocence as a main motivating factor for abolishing the death penalty.

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The remote island of Skellig Michael, off the coast of Ireland

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The Irish island of Skellig Michael provided a remote and penitential setting for an ancient monastic community that sought a life of solitude, prayer, and self-sacrifice.

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