A few years ago a parent shared with me that her young adult son, who has an intellectual disability, advised her at the end of Mass that “we cannot go yet” because they had not sung the Gloria! Her son was correct that the Gloria had not been sung precisely because it was the first Sunday in Advent.
“Planning today for our tomorrows” has recently been added to the Office of Aging Ministry’s emphasis on education for end-of-life care. End-of-life care is a term used to describe the support and medical care given to a person during the last part of their lives.
Por lo tanto el 2019, las Diócesis de Galveston-Houston, Seattle, Washington D.C. y South Bend organizarán sus propias celebraciones locales de la JMJ al mismo tiempo que la reunión en Panamá el 23 al 27 de enero.
Deacon Gerald DuPont was recently presented the 2018 Richard Cardinal Cushing Medal for the Advancement of Church Leadership at the Center for Applied Research in the Apostolate (CARA) awards celebration in Washington, D.C.
Celebrating a bilingual Mass for the Commemoration of All the Faithful Departed on All Souls Day Nov. 2 at his Dickinson parish, Father Wilson consoled aching hearts and souls, many yearning for loved ones who have died.
Bishop Joe S. Vásquez of Austin told a Houston audience that caring for immigrants is rooted in the Gospel and part of the original religious identity of Catholics, strongly faulting political partisanship for obscuring Church teaching on immigration and driving divisions among God’s people.
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