It’s hard to imagine deriving joy from dealing with death. But Catholic Charities Hospice volunteers insist their work with the dying is among the most rewarding things they’ve ever done.
Archbishop Joseph F. Naumann dedicates the new Sacred Heart shrine and garden at Kateri Tekakwitha.
Marge and Jack Gladbach, Jean and Eugene Messing, Mimi and Ray Wiggins
Three years ago, the archdiocese initiated pastoral planning on the parish level in response to changes in population and personnel, and a desire to use resources more efficiently.
The phone rang at 12:30 a.m. The connection was bad.
It’s no surprise that a little more fanfare surrounds Trinity Sunday at Holy Trinity Church here than at other parishes.
"No rosary, no dinner. That was the deal.”
Cristo Rey High School sophomore Henry Smith is going to be an emergency-room physician someday. He’s known this since he was eight years old.
CNN’s televised coverage of the first anniversary of the Virginia Tech slayings featured a young woman walking through a room filed with memorabilia from the tragic event.
Catholic schools and their activities are often at the heart of rural communities, believes Karen Kehers, administrative secretary for St. Joseph School here.