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My Turn: Let us make room in our hearts

Among the many joyful customs associated with Christmas in our own country and around the world, I'm thinking this Christmas of Las Posadas.

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-12-21/my-turn-let-us-make-room-our-hearts
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My Turn: Homeless again

This week's temporary closure of the Glory Hole emergency shelter and soup kitchen is a reminder of how precarious the lives of some of our friends, relatives and neighbors continue to be.

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-12-07/homeless-again
Opinion
A Bishop's Perspective: A time to say 'Gunalcheesh'

On Wednesday of this past week, I was walking home at the end of the workday and after attending to some errands downtown when I was stopped by a gentleman along Egan Highway just beyond the Hanger.

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-11-23/bishops-perspective-time-say-gunalch%
Opinion
A Bishop's Perspective: St. Terese, Alaska

This coming Wednesday, Oct. 1, is an important day for the Catholic Church in Alaska and for the Diocese of Juneau. On this day we celebrate the feast of St. Therese of Lisieux, the saint who has been the patroness of our state and diocese since 1919.

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-09-29/bishops-perspective-st-terese-alaska
Opinion
My Turn: 'Death with dignity' cannot be self-inflicted

It was 11:30 p.m. and I had just finished watching the evening news before going to bed when the telephone rang. At that time, I was stationed at Immaculate Conception Parish in Washington, Pennsylvania.

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-11-09/death-dignity-cannot-be-self-inflicte
Opinion
Defeating the violence and ideology of ISIS

The horrific videotaped beheadings last month of American journalists James Foley and Steven Sotloff have become emblematic of the ruthless barbarism of the so-called Islamic State and its fighters and supporters.

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-09-14/defeating-violence-and-ideology-isis
Opinion
Reflecting on a just wage this Labor Day weekend

On a recent conference call with all the priests of the Diocese of Juneau, we were discussing the need to readjust the salaries of the priests depending on where in Southeast Alaska they are assigned due to the difference of food prices.

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-08-31/reflecting-just-wage-labor-day-weeken
Opinion
A Bishop's Perspective: Serving others builds a strong community

Looking at the Juneau Empire earlier this week, I was moved by the photograph of an 8-year old girl playing her violin downtown.

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-08-03/bishops-perspective-serving-others-bu
Opinion
A Bishop's Perspective: The cry of Christians in Iraq

This past June 15 was the first time in at least 1,600 years the Sunday Mass was not celebrated anywhere in Mosul, the second-largest city in Iraq.

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-07-06/bishops-perspective-cry-christians-ir
Opinion
My Turn: What we can do about violent religious persecution

Earlier this week, the Vatican called on Muslim leaders to speak out against the "barbaric" and "unspeakable criminal acts" of the Islamic State in Iraq.

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-08-17/my-turn-what-we-can-do-about-violent-
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