Twinning: Cincinnati and Madagascar “This is seeing the body of Christ in a completely different fashion”

In 1999, Divine Providence Sister Francis Maag, visited Madagascar as a representative of her religious community. She returned with a dream. A long-time school principal, Sister Francis was then dire...

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Allowing God to teach us contenment

Are you getting tired of listening to everyone complain? Are you annoyed with feisty Facebook reports about our government? Are you tired of folks shouting, “The sky is falling!”? It seems that ev...

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Archdiocese switching to “marriage catechumenate” for engaged couples

This January during his annual address to the Roman Rota, Pope Francis called on the Church to adopt a catechumenate model for marriage preparation, “I must repeat the need for a ‘new catechumenat...

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Badin grad Dr. Stephanie Streit ’02 on the front lines of trauma care in Las Vegas

It was 11 o’clock at night in Las Vegas and Dr. Stephanie Streit was ready to go to bed. She was checking her twitter feed, and noticed a couple of tweets about shootings on the Strip. The U.S. Air ...

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Vetoed bill on reproductive health called ‘massive overreach by NARAL’

By SACRAMENTO, Calif. (CNS) — Religious freedom advocates and pro-life leaders praised California Gov. Jerry Brown for vetoing a bill called the Reproductive Health Nondiscrimination Act that ta...

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Pope’s pro-life challenge: Respect all life, oppose death penalty

IMAGE: CNS photo/courtesy Jenevieve Robbins, Texas Department of Criminal Justice handout via Reuters By Cindy Wooden VATICAN CITY (CNS) — Pope Francis’ recent statement that the death pen...

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Pope: Common witness of faith can strengthen Catholics, Methodists

By Junno Arocho Esteves VATICAN CITY (CNS) — Catholics and Methodists can strengthen each other through a shared witness of faith, especially through acts of love toward the poor and the margina...

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Pope: If world insists on success, then make life more just, humane

By Carol Glatz VATICAN CITY (CNS) — Do not fall for the allure of money, which can enslave and alienate like a cult, Pope Francis told business school students. “And it is also important t...

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Events

40 Days for Life Prayer Campaigns

September 27, 2017

TAKE A STAND FOR LIFE From September 27 to November 5, our communities will take part in 40 Days for Life … a groundbreaking, coordinated international  mobilization. We pray that, with...

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Fully Engaged Training

October 18, 2017 6:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Fully Engaged is a Catholic catechetical premarital inventory designed to help engaged couples solidify the foundation upon which they, together with Christ, will build their Sacrament of Marriage. Gr...

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Service Opportunity with the Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur

October 20, 2017 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur, Kermit, WV United States

Big Laurel, Kermit, West Virginia Friday, October 20 (1:00) - Sunday, October 22 (5:00) Split wood to help the people in the community prepare for winter, learn about the richness of Appalachian cul...

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