ISSUING INVITATIONS • Enticing parishioners to join the RAS in St. Gabriel Parish, Marlboro, several members worked a table at the parish ministry fair. Front row: Terry Riccardi and Kathy Kelly; back row: Julie Oliver, Lenore Rodriguez, Eleanor Mahoney, Maureen Wallace, Christina Barbato and Mimma Finger. Photo courtesy of Mimma Finger
The altar linens are laundered and ready for the next celebration of the Mass. Handcrafted rosaries find their way to a nook beside the statue of the Blessed Mother, and the Rosary prayers are lifted heavenward on a daily basis. Baked goods sales greet parishioners following Mass, and prayer shawls are presented to the sick and suffering.
NEW YORK -- Yet another action figure leaps off the toy store shelves and onto the big screen in "Max Steel" (Open Road), the coming-of-age chronicle of a Mattel-made superhero. More ... Friday, October 21, 2016
Almost everyone can say they’ve experienced sunshine and storm clouds along their spiritual journey, but for Father Peter James Alindogan, his walk is sometimes literally full of rain. More ... Thursday, August 11, 2016
AMMAN, Jordan -- Iraqi refugee women who fled Islamic State group violence in their homeland have appealed to Pope Francis for help, sending a hand-sewn chasuble and imploring him to pray for them and for peace in their country. More ... Friday, June 10, 2016
ST. MATTHEWS, S.C. -- For years, Matthew Quay picked up paper clips from desks and absent-mindedly straightened them while listening to discussions or presentations at work. More ... Wednesday, May 25, 2016
Over 150 Princeton students and community members joined Bishop David M. O’Connell, C.M., for a Mass marking the dedication of the new sanctuary area inside the university’s chapel May 4. He was joined at the altar by Msgr. Thomas Mullelly, Father Bryan Page, Father Martin Miller and Third Order Franciscan Father Gabriel Zeis, who will take over as the university’s chaplain in July. More ... Monday, May 16, 2016
Cristo Para Todos was awarded for its episode, “Inmigracin: Visin Cristiana” (“Immigration: Christian Vision”), in the category of “Religious, National or Local Release.” More ... Tuesday, April 26, 2016