The newest deacon in the archdiocese was urged to follow the examples of the church’s original deacons, and to take St. Paul as his patron and model.
Patrick Sullivan knew what he wanted when he grew up: a badge and a gun. He wanted to be a police officer.
Some guys grow up wanting to be a priest. Not Andrew Strobl.
When you’re a teenager, cool matters. And it mattered to Matthew Schiffelbein while he was growing up in Sacred Heart Parish in Topeka.
“We have given up everything and followed you. What will there be for us?” (Mt 19:18)
When the Ursuline Sisters of Paola make that final trip to Mount Saint Joseph in Maple Mount, Ky., late this spring, not all of the Paola Sisters will be traveling with them.
She wanted to join the Ursuline Sisters of Paola, a teaching order.
Was the outcome ever in doubt? No, but the score is never the bottom line when the Runnin' Revs face the Serra All Stars.
To live past the age of 90 is remarkable in itself, but to spend 75 of those years faithful to the same life commitment is even more cause for celebration.
Talk about a calling. Rick Storey, working as a funeral director in his 20s, had been kicking around the idea of going to the seminary for several years when he received a sign.