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“The Brooklyn Way”

It’s so great to have Peggy Noonan writing regularly again. Here are her thoughts on the “creche menace” (the phrase is Michael Kinsley’s), and how people in Brooklyn are far less uptight about public expression of religious belief than are Manhattanites. Peggy says we need more Brooklyn in America. Full disclosure: She writes in this piece about my wonderful old parish in Brooklyn. By the way, here’s a piece I wrote in Sunday’s Dallas Morning News, paying tribute to one of the best Catholic churches and best priests in America, right here in Dallas — and both these parishioners and their fine pastor could use a miracle right now.

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