The Field Hospital: A New Jersey diocese responded to tragedy with a movement to serve those with developmental disabilities, which evolved into a large service organization.
Faith & Parish
The Peace Pulpit: "Through faith we establish a relationship with Jesus who is alive."
The Field Hospital: Pastors discuss Brussels attacks in Easter homilies; Tampa church heals after theft, former pastor's suicide; New pastor tells LGBT group to leave Ind. parish
A small c catholic: Those of us who are not clergy frequently contribute to the problem by mouthing theological inanities.
Conversations with Sr. Camille: Fr. Ron Cioffi is pastor of St. Joseph Parish, which serves the local homebound and aids a parish in Haiti.
Faith and Justice: After insulating the pipes in the Jesuit residence where I live, my next project was to upgrade to more efficient light bulbs.
The appointment of Bernard Hebda as archbishop-designate of St. Paul-Minneapolis raises the question: Who will Hebda become as a now-rooted resident in the historically important archdiocese?
The Peace Pulpit: "In our time, do we hear Jesus and his call to forgiveness, to love, to rejecting violence?"
The Field Hospital: St. Patrick's parish, founded by Irish immigrants in 1835, is now a magnet for Latino immigrants, with at least 1,500 families.
The Field Hospital: Priest who stole $300K gets time to pay the money back; parish music director, fired over same-sex engagement, files suit; Mich. bishop addresses priest shortage