From the May/June, 2016 issue of Touchstone
catholic Health of the Nation by Karl D. Stephan

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Health of the Nation

A Deathbed Reflection on Catholic Social Teaching & Our Future Prospects

There isn't much to see on Interstate 35 on the long drive from Wichita, Kansas, through Oklahoma and on down to Austin, Texas. Once I passed the tollbooth on the outskirts of Wichita, there were only miles of flat prairie, mostly fields plowed up for the spring planting. I had plenty of time to think about what I had been doing, and what I had been reading.

Seven days earlier, I had flown to Wichita to help my wife take care of her dying sister Phyllis. By many . . .


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