Tag: 2017

In Rome and abroad, pope urges unity, care for poor

In Rome and abroad, pope urges unity, care for poor

| Cindy Wooden | December 18, 2017 | 0 Comments

Pope Francis spent much of 2017 preaching and teaching about the need to value differences rather than fear them, and he adopted legislation that would allow more room for diversity within the Catholic Church.

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Former orphan shows gratitude through service

Former orphan shows gratitude through service

| May 18, 2017 | 0 Comments

Carlos McMerty-Brummer’s memories of his native Honduras are vivid. He remembers the five houses that made up the orphanage he entered as a baby in 1998 and the presence of two American missionaries who would alter the course of his life.

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Lifelong Vis student faces health challenges with community by her side

Lifelong Vis student faces health challenges with community by her side

| Anne Fredrickson | May 18, 2017 | 0 Comments

“I’ve been very grateful that I was raised in a faith-filled community, because it’s been really helpful to have my faith to turn back to. Many times when I’ve wondered why this is happening to me, I’ve always been able to turn to God, to know he has a plan and is looking over me,” Daniewicz said.

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Catholic high schools to celebrate Baccalaureate Masses, commencements

Catholic high schools to celebrate Baccalaureate Masses, commencements

| May 18, 2017 | 0 Comments

List of ceremonies for the archdiocese’s 14 Catholic high schools

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Back to bishops: Pope’s 2017 calendar filled with ‘ad limina’ visits

Back to bishops: Pope’s 2017 calendar filled with ‘ad limina’ visits

| Cindy Wooden | December 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

For Pope Francis, the Year of Mercy will be followed by the Year of the “Ad Limina” Visits.

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