In an effort to curtail the spread of Ebola, the archdioceses of Lagos and Abuja instructed their priests to suspend all forms of physical contact during Mass, including the traditional sign of peace.
Pope Francis condemned the actions of Islamic State militants in Iraq, saying that persecuting Christians and other minorities “seriously offends God and seriously offends humanity.”
His knowing smile and everyman disposition are instantly recognizable on screen. Those qualities were not lost on some 2,000 Knights of Columbus, their families and church leaders who were delighted by a surprise encounter with actor Gary Sinise.
The story in this week’s Gospel of Matthew is unnerving when we first read Jesus’ response to a Canaanite woman seeking his help for her daughter. He explains he was sent by God only to rescue the lost of Israel. So, not Canaanites such as she. It seems a little harsh.
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The cluster of St. Pius X, Solon Springs; St. Anthony of Padua, Gordon; and St. Mary’s, Minong, will host an informational workshop on their faith formation program Saturday, Aug. 23. Religious education will be offered to all ages for the 2014-15 year. The workshop is at St. Pius X, 11651 S Bus Hwy 53, Solon […]
Last summer, four teens from Holy Rosary Parish, Medford, went on a mission trip to Montana.
A video introducing the 2014 Catholic Services Appeal has been released by the diocesan Office of Stewardship and Development.