That is the call mentioned earlier in the reading, which prays “that you may know what is the hope that belongs to his call.” This global responsibility matches the global vision which the Letter to…
A great way to reboot our faith is by reading. Summer is a time when many people pack up a novel for beach reading. Why not also include some heavenly reading, something of substance, on…
“Permanent deacons are a great addition to the life of the church, one our archdiocese has not had since the Second Vatican Council, when the permanent diaconate was reinstated,” said Father Pennings.
Father Shawn F. Ratigan, 45, a priest of the diocese, was arrested on May 18 at the Sisters of St. Francis of the Holy Eucharist in Independence, Mo.
The Korbs have been inspired by their students and the Kenyan culture. Now, they hope to inspire other Americans to volunteer and reach out to their own communities.
The cause for that joy was the ordination to the transitional deaconate of Oswaldo Sandoval, a refugee of the Salvadoran civil war.
The thousand cranes have become a symbol for cancer, among other causes, through the story of Sadako Sasaki, a Japanese girl who died of leukemia in 1955.
Archbishop Joseph F. Naumann ordained Deacon John Nicholas Blaha, Deacon Barry Robert Clayton, and Deacon Michael Joseph Peterson priests through the ancient and apostolic tradition of the laying on of hands.