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WASHINGTON - The new movie Fifty Shades of Grey is "a direct assault on Christian marriage and on the moral and spiritual strength of God's people," Cincinnati's archbishop told pastors in his archdiocese.

Ewan McGregor pulls off a convincing Jesus in ‘Last Days in the Desert’

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PARK CITY, Utah - Publishers discovered a long time ago that Jesus sells magazines, so it should be no surprise that one of the hottest tickets here at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival was the premiere of “Last Days in the Desert,” directed by Rodrigo Garcia and starring Ewan McGregor as both Jesus and Satan.

Here’s the faith in the American Sniper you won’t see in the film

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Chris Kyle, often described as the most lethal sniper in U.S. military history, wrote in his autobiography that he prioritized his life in the following order: God, country, family.

Unbroken

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NEW YORK - Positive values permeate the inspirational fact-based drama "Unbroken" (Universal). Despite its admirable qualities, however, the film also represents something of a missed opportunity.

Actress tried to show human side of Mary

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Every step that Mary took, she took out of love, says Alissa Jung.

Exodus: Gods and Kings

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NEW YORK - Time was when the biblical extravaganza was a Hollywood staple.

A view from the Old Testament needed to understand Jesus

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Burn your self-help books and follow the Divine Word to be happy, says Fr. Robert Barron in his new six-part study program Priest, Prophet, King.

The truth behind the lie

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The film is called The Good Lie but if offers a lot of truth. 

Refuting Woody Allen’s bleak world view

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I was chagrined, but not entirely surprised, when I read Woody Allen’s recent ruminations on ultimate things. To be blunt, he could not be any bleaker regarding the issue of meaning in the universe. 

Understanding paths to, from the Church

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TORONTO - My Brother’s Vows gives us the story of siblings who are running — one towards the Catholic Church and the other away from it. 

Teaching life beyond the football field

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Genius looks like Bob “Coach Lad” Ladouceur, who led the De La Salle High School Spartans into the football history books.