- Solemn High Mass planned in Salisbury Dec. 8
- Louis DeJoy and Aldona Z. Wos Family Foundation donates $1 million to Saint Pius X capital campaign
- Filled with joy
- SJN youth choir to perform in Christmas concert Dec. 18
- Catholic Charities’ food pantries seeing more people in need of help
- Pray for the sanctity of life Dec. 8 during the National Night of Prayer for Life, Liberty
- Retired pastor of St. William Church celebrates 45th anniversary of ordination
Fr. George David Byers: Hope – Meet a little boy with an ‘intolerable’ cross to bear
I first came to know a one-time parishioner of mine, “D,” when he was just 9 years old. He’s more than twice that age now. That he is even alive is quite miraculous, and a testament to his indefatigable parents and siblings. According...Read More...
Father Matthew Buettner: USPS-Amazon deal: Win, win ... lose
On Nov. 11, a new deal between the internet superstore Amazon and the U.S. Postal Service was announced that made major headlines around the nation: the USPS will provide Sunday delivery service for Amazon customers. Not long ago, the USPS...Read More...
Peggy Bowes: Ponder with Mary during Advent
“Mary kept all these things and pondered them in her heart.” (Luke 2:19) Advent is a wonderful time to ponder with Mary, as she must have spent much time in prayer and reflection during the final weeks of her pregnancy. I think it’s important...Read More...
Arts & Entertainment
‘For A Child’ Christmas CD is born: St. Pius X parishioners’ dreams realized
GREENSBORO — For years parishioners have been asking longtime music minister Sallie Kelton why the choir hadn’t produced a CD. The answer was simple. They just didn’t have the funding. But now, thanks to the generosity of parishioner Bill...Read More...
Mary's 'way of loving, believing' an example for all, says actress
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Preparing for the title role in "Mary of Nazareth" helped German actress Alissa Jung to realize that Mary was not only the mother of God but a real person. "Before doing this film, Mary was always the mother of Jesus,...Read More...
A look at classic cinema's depiction of personal holiness
NEW YORK — "Life holds only one tragedy, ultimately: not to have been a saint." So wrote the French man of letters Charles Peguy (1873-1914). Yet, while its attainment may be every human being's vocation, sanctity can be a difficult quality...Read More...