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June 13, 2023

Hundreds of Hispanic immigrant women mark graduation from AMSIF program at Mass

Dressed mostly in white with colorful scarves as accents, hundreds of Hispanic women celebrated Mass on May 16 with Daniel Cardinal DiNardo and more than a dozen pastors and deacons.

June 13, 2023

Society of St. Vincent de Paul ‘Getting Ahead’ program helps people navigate out of poverty

The Society of St. Vincent de Paul (SVdP) is shepherding people to move from crisis to sustainability in its “Getting Ahead” program that held a recent graduation ceremony.

June 13, 2023

With a Rosary in his pocket, one kidney donor climbed Mount Kilimanjaro to help raise awareness about organ donation

How a 10-time Ironman finisher's faith helped carry him to the top of the tallest mountain in the world.

June 13, 2023

‘I am the Bread of Life’ mural adds to Houston’s street art (VIDEO)

A colorful mural with swirls of red pouring from Christ on the cross into a chalice for all to partake is the latest to join Houston’s vibrant street art scene.

June 13, 2023

EXCLUSIVE: New ‘Padre Pio’ movie released in June with Shia LaBeouf not biopic (TRAILER)

Actor Shia LaBeouf, known for starring in movies like Transformers and Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull, plays a new role of revered Catholic saint Padre Pio released in theaters and streaming June 2.

June 13, 2023

A new dawn awaits the Class of 2023

Celebrating top students of the Class of 2023

June 13, 2023

Rebuilding women’s lives after incarceration through empowerment, support and community

Empowering women released from incarceration to identify their strengths, set their own agenda, and make constructive changes is an effective way to help them transition back into their communities and lead productive lives.

June 13, 2023

Vexing vexillology: Even the Vatican gets its flag wrong

The flag of Vatican City, yellow and white with crossed keys under the papal tiara, is incorrect in many emojis, flying outside the United Nations and often even on Vatican buildings. Here's why.

June 13, 2023

WASHINGTON: A Black Catholic Texan’s perspective on Juneteenth

Throughout our history, be it the experience of slavery, Jim Crow laws, lynchings, segregation and the Civil Rights movement, Black people have relied on their faith to see them forward. Annual Juneteenth celebrations have instilled in me pride in my history and my faith.

June 13, 2023

POWELL: Young adults must recognize Christ in the Scriptures

To fully recognize Christ in the Eucharist, the source and summit of our faith, it is necessary to recognize Him in the Scriptures, especially the Young Church.

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