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Breaking the poverty cycle


19th in the series

Camden, N.J., is a place where a parish holds services to remember the tens of kids killed by gunshot and other violent means, a roll call of the dead of this peculiar urban warfare. Pick any day, any hour and drive past corners where the posture of the kids and their blank eyes say hopelessness.

Read the full story here: A place that breaks the poverty cycle

Read our new blog series, La Iglesia Hispana, focusing on Hispanic Catholics, the church's new emerging majority.



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