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Trump presidency receives words of hope, prayers for civility

Trump presidency receives words of hope, prayers for civility

| January 23, 2017 | 0 Comments

Words of congratulations as well as caution emerged from political and religious leaders as President Donald J. Trump was inaugurated Jan. 20.

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Protesters take to streets of downtown Washington on Inauguration Day

Protesters take to streets of downtown Washington on Inauguration Day

| January 23, 2017 | 0 Comments

The inauguration parade route was an unexpectedly strange place for Suzzett and David Faby to find themselves in as they headed to celebrate Donald Trump, the man the Catholic couple voted for in the 2016 presidential election.

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Rockville Centre, NY seminarians among first-timers at inauguration

Rockville Centre, NY seminarians among first-timers at inauguration

| Mark Pattison | January 23, 2017 | 0 Comments

Three seminarians from the Diocese of Rockville Centre, New York, attended the inauguration of President Donald J. Trump Jan. 20, thanks to help from their representative in Congress.

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Sisters of St. Joseph join in national prayer for presidential inauguration

Sisters of St. Joseph join in national prayer for presidential inauguration

| January 20, 2017 | 1 Comment

In anticipation of the Jan. 20 presidential inauguration of president-elect Donald Trump, the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet in St. Paul held an event to pray for a peaceful transition of power.

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Catholic nun organizes national pre-inauguration event to foster peace

Catholic nun organizes national pre-inauguration event to foster peace

| Rhina Guidos | January 11, 2017 | 2 Comments

Sister Rita Petruziello said she could feel the “contention and nastiness” in the air during the presidential election campaign of the last year. Instead of getting better as the process went along, it kept getting worse.

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