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St. Basil, in a much-quoted homily, once declared that the bread we clutch in our hands belongs to the starving, the cloak we keep locked in our closet belongs to the naked, the shoes we are not using belong to the barefooted." Read more from a reflection on how to live a good Catholic life in this age of rampant consumption.
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