• Graduation 2018Read More

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The impact of mission trips

Joe Young spent last summer on a mission trip to Magadan, a city in the Russian Far East, where an American priest serves a parish on the site of a former Stalinist labor camp

Diocese of Savannah clergy announcements

Bishop Gregory J. Hartmayer, OFM Conv., has announced the following appointments:


New principal appointed at St. John the Evangelist Catholic School, Valdosta

Vito Pellitteri has been named principal at St. John the Evangelist Catholic School in Valdosta.

Savannah, St. Simons Island native ordained to the transitional diaconate for Dominicans

Brother Nicholas Daniel Reynolds, O.P., a member of the Order of Preachers (Dominicans), was ordained to the transitional diaconate July 7 at Holy Rosary Catholic Church in Houston, Texas, by the Most Rev. David A.

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Rights come with responsibilities

Our First Amendment rights specify no civic responsibilities: “Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the p

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