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Facing the fear of missing out

Social media helps our awareness of what is going on in the world grow, but sometimes that amount of information can be paralyzing. Here’s how some young people try to face it.

“We have to talk”

Diversity at work can be enriching… and at home? A woman shares how she builds bridges with her son- and daughter-in-law who belong to different cultures.

Providing much more than food

When a Texan mission’s friars were called away, this couple continued serving the homeless.

New city, new start

There’s a mix of joy and pain in moving to a different city. However, when nobody came to welcome them, a mother encouraged her daughter to trust in God…

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The fears that hinder us

We live in an age of “small terror,” as the New York Times columnist David Brooks recently called it, referring to the way localized, unpredictable acts of violence create a sense of anxiety. It feels like there are no safe places anymore. Even in other aspects of life, we are challenged by other fears. Can we truly live peacefully in a diverse society? With all the information made available to us today, are we able to make the right choices? In work or school, we may face an ever greater sense of competition over camaraderie. How can we express ourselves without the fear of saying something wrong, of missing that perfect opportunity or negatively affecting our future possibilities?

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When a Texan mission’s friars were called away, this couple continued serving the homeless

Social media helps our awareness of what is going on in the world grow, but sometimes that amount of information can be paralyzing

Diversity at work ... and at home