New Orleans 7th Annual Father-Daughter Mission Trip
Our 7th annual Father-Daughter mission trip to New Orleans was another great success, filled with special graces for our 28 missionaries. We focused on serving the autistic and Downs Syndrome children at St. Michael’s Special Need School as well as the homeless on the streets and in the shelters. The majority of the group came from DC, NY and Canada.
- Pope Francis: Everyone must help promote human rightsVatican City, Dec 10, 2018 / 12:01 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Everyone should, according to his or her specific gifts, fight to protect the fundamental rights of individuals, Pope Francis said Monday in a message to an international gathering on the topic. “Each person is therefore called to contribute with courage ... read more
- Indian bishop resigns amid complaints of misuse of funds, attempted marriageKadapa, India, Dec 10, 2018 / 11:01 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Pope Francis accepted Monday the resignation of Bishop Prasad Gallela from the pastoral government of the Diocese of Cuddapah, in the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. Gallala was in August the object of a criminal complaint for allegedly using diocesan ... read more
- Did angels really carry the Holy House of Mary to Loreto, Italy?Loreto, Italy, Dec 10, 2018 / 10:25 am (CNA).- What do Galileo, Mozart, Descartes, Cervantes, and St. Therese of Lisieux have in common? They all traveled hundreds of miles to step inside the Virgin Mary’s house, which is preserved inside a basilica in the small Italian town of Loreto. Catholic ... read more
- Catholic elected as leader of Germany’s largest partyMunich, Germany, Dec 10, 2018 / 08:30 am (CNA).- Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer was named the new leader of Germany’s Christian Democratic Union (CDU) at a special party conference December 7. A practicing Catholic, Kramp-Karrenbauer - known as AKK in the German press - was seen as the preferred choice ... read more