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Fire damages historic Catholic school building in Jordan

Fire damages historic Catholic school building in Jordan

| November 14, 2017 | 0 Comments

St. John the Baptist Principal Courtney Bierlein said that the school is grateful that the building was unoccupied and not greatly damaged, but that the fire still caused staff and students to reflect on their ties to the site.

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Memorial marking where Moses saw Promised Land reopens in Jordan

Memorial marking where Moses saw Promised Land reopens in Jordan

| Dale Gavlak | October 18, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Memorial of Moses on Mount Nebo has reopened its doors to the public amid festivities, after nearly a decade of restoration.

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Peace, unity at heart of Pope Francis’ Holy Land visit

Peace, unity at heart of Pope Francis’ Holy Land visit

While most of us were off enjoying a beautiful Memorial Day weekend, our Holy Father, Pope Francis, made a whirlwind apostolic visit to the Holy Land.

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Family memorials seed parish ‘Meditation Garden’

Family memorials seed parish ‘Meditation Garden’

| June 8, 2011 | 0 Comments

A meditation garden greets visitors to the parish office at St. John the Baptist in Jordan.

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