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G (CNS)
G.I. Jane (SAM)
G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra (CNS)
The Gallows (CNS)
The Gambler (CNS)
Game 6 (CNS)
Game Plan, The (CNS)
Game, The (SAM)
Gamer (CNS)
Gangs of New York (CNS)
Gangs of New York (SAM)
Gangster No. 1 (CNS)
Gangster Squad (CNS)
Garden State (SAM)
Garden State (CNS)
Garfield (CNS)
Garfield: A Tail of Two Kitties (CNS)
Gattaca (SAM)
Georgia Rule (CNS)
Gerry (CNS)
Get Him to the Greek (CNS)
Get Rich or Die Tryin' (CNS)
Get Smart (CNS)
Getaway (CNS)
G-Force (CNS)
Ghost Rider (CNS)
Ghost Ship (CNS)
Ghost Town (CNS)
Ghost Town (SAM)
Ghosts of the Abyss (CNS)
Ghosts of Girlfriends Past (CNS)
The Gift (CNS)
Gigli (CNS)
Gimme Shelter (CNS)
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (CNS)
Girl With a Pearl Earring (CNS)
The Giver (CNS)
Gladiator (SAM)
Glee The 3D Concert Movie (CNS)
Glory Road (SAM)
Glory Road (CNS)
Gnomeo & Juliet (CNS)
Goal! The Dream Begins (CNS)
Gods and Generals (CNS)
Godsend (CNS)
Godzilla (CNS)
Going the Distance (CNS)
Going Upriver: The Long War of John Kerry (CNS)
Golden Compass, The (SAM)
Golden Compass, The (CNS)
Gomorrah (SAM)
Gone (CNS)
Gone Baby Gone (CNS)
Good Boy! (CNS)
Good Bye, Lenin! (SAM)
A Good Day to Die Hard (CNS)
Good Deeds (SRR)
Good German, The (CNS)
Good Girl, The (CNS)
Good Luck Chuck (CNS)
Good Night, and Good Luck. (CNS)
Good Night, and Good Luck. (EDC)
Good Night, The (CNS)
Good Shepherd, The (CNS)
Good Thief, The (CNS)
Good Will Hunting (SAM)
Good Woman, A (CNS)
The Goods: Live Hard, Sell Hard (CNS)
Gospel of John, The (CNS)
Gospel, The (CNS)
Gothika (CNS)
Gracie (CNS)
The Grand Budapest Hotel (CNS)
Grand, The (CNS)
Grandma's Boy (CNS)
The Grandmaster (CNS)
Gravity (CNS)
The Great Buck Howard (CNS)
Great Debaters, The (CNS)
The Great Gatsby (CNS)
Great Raid, The (CNS)
Greatest Game Ever Played, The (CNS)
Greatest Game Ever Played, The (SAM)
The Green Hornet (CNS)
Green Lantern (CNS)
Green Mile, The (SAM)
Green Mile, The (EDC)
Green Zone (CNS)
The Grey (CNS)
Grey Zone, The (CNS)
Gridiron Gang (CNS)
Grind (CNS)
Grindhouse (CNS)
Grizzly Man (CNS)
Groomsmen, The (CNS)
Grosse Point Blank (SAM)
Grown Ups (CNS)
Gran Torino (CNS)
Gran Torino (SAM)
Grudge 2, The (CNS)
Grudge Match (CNS)
Grudge, The (CNS)
Guardian, The (CNS)
Guess Who (CNS)
Guide to Recognizing Your Saints, A (CNS)
The Guilt Trip (CNS)
Gulliver's Travels (CNS)
The Gunman (CNS)
Gunner Palace (CNS)
Guru, The An Indian (CNS)
Guy Thing, A (CNS)
Guys, The (CNS)


U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops' ratings
A-I General patronage
A-II Adults and adolescents
A-III Adults
A-IV Adults, with reservations
L Limited adult audience
O Morally offensive

Motion Picture Association of America ratings
G General audiences
PG Parental guidance suggested
PG-13 Parents strongly cautioned
R Restricted
NC-17 No one 17 and under admitted




Jeanne Jugan: 
		<p>Born in northern France during the French Revolution—a time when congregations of women and men religious were being suppressed by the national government, Jeanne would eventually be highly praised in the French academy for her community's compassionate care of elderly poor people.</p>
		<p>When Jeanne was three and a half years old, her father, a fisherman, was lost at sea. Her widowed mother was hard pressed to raise her eight children (four died young) alone. At the age of 15 or 16, Jeanne became a kitchen maid for a family that not only cared for its own members, but also served poor, elderly people nearby. Ten years later, Jeanne became a nurse at the hospital in Le Rosais. Soon thereafter she joined a third order group founded by St. John Eudes (August 19).</p>
		<p>After six years she became a servant and friend of a woman she met through the third order. They prayed, visited the poor and taught catechism to children. After her friend's death, Jeanne and two other women continued a similar life in the city of Saint-Sevran. In 1839, they brought in their first permanent guest. They began an association, received more members and more guests. Mother Marie of the Cross, as Jeanne was now known, founded six more houses for the elderly by the end of 1849, all staffed by members of her association—the Little Sisters of the Poor. By 1853 the association numbered 500 and had houses as far away as England.</p>
		<p>Abbé Le Pailleur, a chaplain, had prevented Jeanne's reelection as superior in 1843; nine year later, he had her assigned to duties within the congregation, but would not allow her to be recognized as its founder. He was removed from office by the Holy See in 1890. </p>
		<p>By the time Pope Leo XIII gave her final approval to the community's constitutions in 1879, there were 2,400 Little Sisters of the Poor. Jeanne died later that same year, on August 30. Her cause was introduced in Rome in 1970, and she was beatified in 1982 and canonized in 2009. </p>
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American Catholic Blog The joy of the Lord is our strength. Therefore, each of us will accept a life of poverty in cheerful trust. We will offer cheerful obedience from our inward joy. We will minister to Christ in the distressing disguise of the poor with cheerful devotion. If our work is done with joy, we will have no reason to be unhappy.

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