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- Crowds gather for Our Lady of the Highways Day
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W.S. "Bill" Melton Jr.: Listen carefully to the pope
Well, the pope came to America recently to lay a few words on us. And that's a pretty big deal for people, especially a right-wing, evangelical, snake-handling Roman Catholic like me. After seeing a whole lot of things in the media and an awful...Read More...
Lennie Cox :Consecration to Jesus through Mary
What is it and why should I consider it? On Oct. 7 the Catholic Church celebrated the Feast of the Holy Rosary, which for many centuries had been known as "Our Lady of Victory." It was established to honor Mary for her role in the 16th Century...Read More...
Deacon James H. Toner: Falling skies?
What we think is the right road We need to "chill out." Just relax! The Supreme Court decision legalizing homosexual marriage hasn't made the sky fall, has it? The moral doomsayers were wrong, weren't they? The republic still stands, and no...Read More...
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Sistine Chapel becomes recording studio for papal choir's newest CD
VATICAN CITY — One of the oldest choirs in the world recorded a CD of their repertoire of sacred music surrounded by the famed frescoes of Michelangelo, Perugino, Pinturicchio and Botticelli. Marking the first professional studio recording...Read More...
St. Joseph Vietnamese's pastor becomes international TV sensation
CHARLOTTE — Move over, Bishop Robert Barron: The words of another priest and preacher have captured the attention of hundreds of thousands of people across the world. Father Tri Truong, pastor of St. Joseph Vietnamese Church, is drawing an...Read More...
Our Lady of Lourdes college student illustrates children's book
MONROE — Zuleyma Castrejon is a gifted young artist who wants to use her artistic talents to serve God by serving others. Castrejon has been a parishioner at Our Lady of Lourdes Church in Monroe since her parents, Severiano and Esmeralda,...Read More...
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