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What’s in a name?

Tuesday, October 7th, 2014

Driving into the city, I passed a billboard advertising a programme for ‘Returning Catholics’. I was instantly dismayed by the term and related monikers – inactive Catholics, lapsed Catholics, resting Catholics, non-practising Catholics – there are probably many more. The labels are judgmental. They point the accusing finger: ‘You have failed.” “You are remiss.” “You Read more