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Church implements Colombian peace accord with reflection, action, prayer


The Colombian government and rebel leaders reached a peace accord to officially end a war. After 52 years of conflict with 200,000 lives lost and 7 million people displaced, the Catholic bishops of Colombia continue to use the church's influence in the country to focus on reconciliation.   

Nativity: New musical comedy tells ‘The Unusual Tale of Mary and Joseph’s Baby’


When playwright Chris Cragin-Day decided to write a Christmas play, she thought at first about adapting a Hans Christian Andersen tale, but then she went further back, all the way to the original Christmas story. She just knew the Nativity would make a good musical comedy.



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April 21-May 4, 2017