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Synod of Bishops 2012

Cardinal Wuerl: Evangelization should be relevant, rooted in tradition


Catholic efforts to reach out to lapsed members must show them the relevance of faith today, but "must do so without losing its rootedness in the great living faith tradition of the church," Cardinal Donald W. Wuerl of Washington told Pope Benedict XVI and bishops from around the world gathered at the Vatican.



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