- Local annulment cases up after Pope Francis' reforms
- NFP Awareness Week begins July 24
- Sisters of Mercy elect leadership team
- Pro-life events being held this summer
- One million meals packed for the hungry
- Fidelis, Fraternus youth celebrate summer
- Vacation Bible School fun at St. Gabriel Church
- Youth at service at St. Elizabeth
- Having fun with Totus Tuus
- First Communion in Jefferson
Nancy Kopfle: Helping the hurting
I have been an advocate for the Tribunal for almost seven years, and I must say, nothing surprises me anymore! As an advocate, it is my job to lead someone through the process of seeking an annulment in the Catholic Church. It is a ministry...Read More...
Mercy Sister Jeanne-Margaret McNally: Marriage and education of children
According to Church law (Canon 226), those who are married have the specific obligation to contribute, as spouses, to the building up of the People of God. The Second Vatican Council stated that the fundamental duty of married people is to...Read More...
Deacon James H. Toner : What we know that ain't so: Suicidal conscience
What we think is the right road The idea of "conscience" is oppressive nonsense. To believe that there is a conscience which should govern our conduct implies that we should let others define our identity or tell us what to do. I believe in...Read More...
Arts & Entertainment
Thierfelder to appear on 'EWTN Live'
BELMONT — Dr. WIlliam Thierfelder will be featured on "EWTN Live" with Father Mitch Pacwa at 8 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 3. The president of Belmont Abbey College will discuss both Catholic higher education and his former work as a sports psychologist. Thierfelder...Read More...
Pope Emoji offers World Youth Day update
Just in time for World Youth Day in Poland, Pope Emoji has added new stickers! These are whimsical cartoon characters of Pope Francis designed to add a joyful message to your texts or tweets. This updated collection includes the pope eating...Read More...
Local parishioner working to make movie about the rosary
CHARLOTTE — What started as a way for Brian Kennelly to share his thoughts on the Catholic classic "True Devotion to Mary" has turned into a script for a powerful, short film and aspirations of challenging millions of people to pray the rosary. Kennelly,...Read More...