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April 20, 2001 Cover story:

Your brain on prayer
Studies show we’re wired for contemplation
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Nuns targeted

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Vatican acknowledges
abuse of women religious
by priests

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Lavish spending in archdiocese skips inner city
-- By Ralph Cipriano
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The links below will take you to this week’s stories:

linked button Cover story: Exploring the biology of religious experience

linked button Cover story: Is God out there beyond the neurons?

linked button Cover story: The roots of liturgy

linked button Inside NCR

linked button Starting Point: Goodness afoot but not hyped

linked button Developing nations need peace and legal savvy, too

linked button Trial heightens tensions

linked button New York revamps seminaries

linked button Educator starts a place where children can give peace a chance

linked button Catholic hospital organization signs accord with union

linked button POETRY

linked button Television: Quality-challenged TV

linked button Tim Unsworth column: Rules against remarriage driving souls away

linked button Moments in Time: Dancin’ the council away

linked button Viewpoint: Loyalty within the clerical club matters most to Holy Office

linked button Viewpoint: A continent stressed to the breaking point

linked button EDITORIAL: We can repair the sanctuary

linked button Perspective: Paper or plastic for those dire predictions?

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