News

By: Catholic News Service
Originally Appeared in : 9917-8/15/19

New Haven, CT (CNS)--In 2018, the Knights of Columbus gave $185.7 million to charity and donated 76.7 million hours of hands–on service.

 

The New Haven–based Catholic fraternal organization announced its charitable activity over the last year in a July 31 news release, issued ahead of its annual Supreme Convention in Minneapolis Aug. 6–8.

 

By: Carol Zimmermann (CNS)
Originally Appeared in : 9917-8/15/19

WASHINGTON (CNS) --In response to the mass shootings in El Paso, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio, Aug. 3 and 4, several U.S. bishops expressed their support and prayers for victims while also expressing outrage that these tragedies continue to occur.

 

Some bishops kept their reaction brief, within the 280–character confines of Twitter, but others posted links to their own statements or video responses where they were able to say more; one wrote a column for his archdiocesan website about it.

 

By: Staff
Originally Appeared in : 9917-8/15/19

(Click on the image below to view a PDF)

 

By: Staff
Originally Appeared in : 9916-8/1/19

(Click on the image below to view a PDF)

 

 

By: Padre Pablo Migone
Originally Appeared in : 9916-8/1/19

Esta mañana escuché en la radio un fascinante reportaje sobre el funcionamiento de la mente humana. El científico que fue entrevistado describió un reciente estudio que realizó el cual produjo resultados sorprendentes: las personas que toman decisiones concretas e irrevocables son más felices que aquellas que prefieren mantener varias opciones abiertas sin elegir definitivamente una cosa sobre otra. El científico quedó tan impresionado con los resultados de su investigación que inmediatamente le propuso matrimonio a su novia con quien había cohabitado por diez años.

By: Jonathan Luxmoore

WARSAW, Poland (CNS) -- Senior Vatican representatives joined the first officially approved church festival at Medjugorje, three months after Catholic pilgrimages to the site in Bosnia-Herzegovina were authorized by the pope.

 

"We are called to share the difficulties of our contemporaries and we have a responsibility to care for them," Archbishop Rino Fisichella, president of the Pontifical Council for New Evangelization, told 60,000 young people from 97 countries Aug. 5.

 

By: Staff
Originally Appeared in : 9915-7/18/19

Caroline Ebberwein has joined the Department of Catholic Education’s Office of Youth Ministry at the Diocese of Savannah. She began her work as Director of Youth Ministry on July 1. Having worked in youth ministry and as a teacher in Catholic schools, Ebberwein brings a deeply grounded faith experience to her new position. 

 

By: Staff
Originally Appeared in : 9915-718/19

Father Michael H. Hull, 67, died July 10 at his home in Augusta.

 

By: Staff
Originally Appeared in : 9915-7/18/19

 

(Click on the image above to view a PDF)

By: Staff
Originally Appeared in : 9914-7/4/19

Most Reverend Gregory J. Hartmayer, OFM Conv., Bishop of the Diocese of Savannah, has announced the following appointments. All assignments are effective August 1, 2019, unless noted otherwise.

 

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - News
Go to top