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FAITH Grand Rapids - October 2015

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Read the digital edition or read select articles at the links shown below.

This month in FAITH:

Message from Bishop Walkowiak:  A pope for mercy (Read)
Cover story: Faith amid sorrow - 25 years after their son's brutal murder, love endures for Jerry and Gail Battaglia (Read)
Feature story: Save that pew! Jay and Kateri Schwandt bring faith, fun to raising 13 boys (Read)
Mass Appeal: The funeral vigil: Church rites offer hope to grieving families by Deacon Jim Schiltz (Read)
In the Spirit: Becoming stronger in our broken places by Maureen Burns (Read)
Special Report: Jubilee Year of Mercy (Read
Catholic Charities Feature: A second chance - For Adell Walker, God's Kitchen offered more than a meal (Read)
The Last Word: Dealing with life's injustices by Monsignor Gaspar Ancona (Read)  
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Carl Apple, editor-in-chief
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Patricia Mish, managing editor
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Grand Rapids, MI 49503-4501
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