WASHINGTON (CNS) — Catholic school enrollment increased for the first time in two decades this school year, according to a preliminary report released by the National Catholic Educational Association Feb. 14.
WASHINGTON (CNS) — Recognizing that human trafficking is pervasive in the United States and globally, the chairman of the U.S. bishops’ Committee on Migration called for prayer and worldwide action to end the exploitation of people.
Desde 1993, la Iglesia Católica ha observado el Día Mundial del Enfermo el 11 de febrero, el Memorial de Nuestra Señora de Lourdes. Esta observancia no litúrgica fue iniciada por el Papa Juan Pablo II poco después de recibir su propio diagnóstico de la enfermedad de Parkinson.
Since 1993, the Catholic Church has observed the World Day of the Sick on Feb. 11, the Memorial of Our Lady of Lourdes. This non-liturgical observance was initiated by Pope John Paul II shortly after receiving his own diagnosis of Parkinson’s disease.
OKLAHOMA CITY – Archbishop Paul Coakley and Shrine Executive Director Leif Arvidson recently announced the dedication date for the Blessed Stanley Rother Shrine. The shrine will be dedicated during a public Mass on Friday, Nov. 4. The dedication will be the centerpiece of a week-long celebration.
Saint Paul the Apostle Catholic Church in Del City celebrated the feast of Saint Paul the Apostle on Jan. 23 in the church’s parish hall. The event included Mexican folkloric dancers from Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church in Lawton and Filipino dancers.
El arzobispo Paul Coakley y el director ejecutivo del Santuario, Leif Arvidson, anunciaron el martes la fecha de dedicación del Santuario del Beato Stanley Rother. El santuario se dedicará durante una Misa pública el viernes 4 de noviembre. La dedicación será la pieza central de una celebración de una semana.
Archbishop Paul Coakley and Shrine Executive Director Leif Arvidson announced Tuesday the dedication date for the Blessed Stanley Rother Shrine. The shrine will be dedicated during a public Mass on Friday, Nov. 4. The dedication will be the centerpiece of a week-long celebration.