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'I Have A Dream': Martin Luther King's powerful words still relevant today Watch

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One of Martin Luther King Jr.'s most recognized addresses is his "I Have a Dream" speech. Pope Francis assures that MLK's dream of "harmony ... continue reading


Sister Mary Antona Ebo: The Nun who Witnessed The Life and Death of Martin Luther King Jr.

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Sister Mary Antona Ebo was the only black Catholic nun who marched with civil rights leader Martin Luther King, Jr. in Selma, Alabama, in ... continue reading


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Solemnity of the Epiphany of the Lord: As the Magi Seek, So Should We Watch

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The first sentence of this Sunday's gospel (Mt 2:1-12) presents us with a contrast between three figures: Jesus, Herod the Great, and the ... continue reading


Happy New Year 2022. We CAN Begin Again Through Jesus Christ Watch

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New Year's Eve is a global existential moment, ripe with anticipation and expectations. It invites a spiritually cathartic time of ... continue reading


Honor the Holy Family by Becoming a Holy Family Watch

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We should learn the meaning and mystery of this Feast and apply it to our own family life. The path to our own holiness is found in ... continue reading


80 Years Later... Why did Japan attack Pearl Harbor?

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Today marks 80 years after the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor. Less than 75 American survivors remain. As the memorials commemorate the ... continue reading



Deacon Keith Fournier on Who Needs Advent? I do!

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Jesus Christ is not just a memory to the Christian with living faith. He is alive in our midst and living His Life in and through His ... continue reading


Deacon Keith Fournier on Thanksgiving Day and the Need to Return to God Watch

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On this Thanksgiving Day we will gather around the table as families and give thanks to God for the liberty and bounty He has given to us ... continue reading


Fr. Randy Sly on Thanksgiving and Our Roots of Faith Watch

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Thanksgiving Day has become a time when we watch parades and then take in large amounts of food and football. According to some ... continue reading


A thank you prayer for our Catholic veterans, steadfast defenders of freedom and faith Watch

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It is a historical fact that Catholic armies have saved the world many times over. Whether turning back the tides of hostile Islamic ... continue reading




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