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- Thanksgiving Day November 23, 2017Reading 1 Sir 50:22-24 And now, bless the God of all,who has done wondrous things on earth;Who fosters people's growth from their mother's womb,and fashions them according to his will!May he grant you joy of heartand may peace abide among you;May his goodness toward us endure in Israelto deliver us in our days. Responsorial Psalm […]
- Thanksgiving Day November 23, 2017
- Teens, adults forsake comfort to experience way of life for homeless November 23, 2017ALEXANDRIA, Va. (CNS) — Though rain and high winds forced most of the 40 students and adults inside during the fifth annual “Homeless for a Night” campout at Good Shepherd Church in Alexandria Nov. 18, it brought greater awareness to the problem of homelessness. Cardboard boxes, tarps, sleeping bags and extra layers of clothing — […]Catholic News Service
- Teens, adults forsake comfort to experience way of life for homeless November 23, 2017
- Pope Francis: a prayer for peace throughout the world November 23, 2017(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis led a prayer service in St Peter’s Basilica on Thursday evening, for the intention of peace in the world – and especially for peace in South Sudan and the Democratic Republic of Congo. Organized by “Solidarity with South Sudan” in association with the Justice and Peace office of religious organizations worldwide, […]
- Pope Francis: a prayer for peace throughout the world November 23, 2017