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Editorial: Francis makes historic, wise choice with Cardinal Gregory

We say: Beyond the history-making nature of the decision, there are many other reasons to praise Pope Francis for choosing Washington Archbishop Wilton Gregory as one of 13 new cardinals.

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Editorial: US bishops, please suppress the cult of St. John Paul II

We say: Given what we know now about the long-lasting repercussions of the decision-making of Pope John Paul II, the U.S. bishops should seriously consider whether American Catholics can continue practices that publicly celebrate him.

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Editorial: NCR congratulates Joe Biden, our nation's second Catholic president

We say: After four years of racism, misogyny and narcissism in the White House, we look forward to a dignified, honest leader who might restore a level of respect for the office and for our nation.

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Editorial: We must be witnesses to peace, justice in election's aftermath

We say: Given the stakes, this is not a time for peace at any cost. No American can sit back as our democracy is undermined. But any protests or witnesses must be nonviolent. Only love brings reconciliation.

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