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Updated: March 31st, 2015
Imitate Jesus' humility and service, pope says at Palm Sunday Mass
CINDY WOODEN Catholic News Service
Tuesday, 31 March 2015
VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- From modern-day martyrs to those who quietly care for the sick or elderly, Pope Francis remembered all those who "sacrifice themselves daily," following Jesus in serving others and giving witness to the Gospel. In overcoming the daily temptations of power and pride, the pope s...
CHERIE SPINO, Chronicle Writer
Monday, 30 March 2015
Millions of Americans, from wee youngsters to gray-haired seniors, participate in some kind of sport. Countless others are fans. Evangelization is part of the mission of the Diocese of Toledo’s CYO program, and in 1996, athletes began ...
JONATHAN LUXMOORE Catholic News Service
Monday, 30 March 2015
WARSAW, Poland (CNS) -- A new airport, improved road and rail links, a fleet of dream buses and "Youth Bible" are among features projected for the Catholic Church's 14th international celebration of World Youth Day in Krakow, Poland, in 2016. "It's ...
Catholic News Service
Sunday, 29 March 2015
WASHINGTON (CNS) -- President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama will welcome Pope Francis to the White House Sept. 23. "During the visit, the president and the pope will continue the dialogue, which they began during the president's visit t...
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Saturday, 28 March 2015
TOLEDO—Bishop Daniel E. Thomas is to preside at Holy Week and Easter Masses at Toledo Rosary Cathedral. Holy Week begins Palm Sunday with at 10 a.m. Mass March 29 that commemorates Jesus’ triumphal entry into Jerusalem and the Proclamation of th...
KATIE SCOTT, Catholic News Service
Saturday, 28 March 2015
ARLINGTON, Va. (CNS) -- A mother and daughter from Virginia who perished in the French Alps plane crash were remembered by fellow Catholic parishioners as "wonderful people" who were active members of...
CHERIE SPINO, Chronicle Writer
Thursday, 26 March 2015
TOLEDO—It’s not easy to pack up one’s belongings in a few suitcases and travel halfway across the world to start a new life. Let alone a new life as an associate pastor of a parish in a town you...
CAROL GLATZ Catholic News Service
Thursday, 26 March 2015
VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- No matter how weary, wounded or sinful a family has become, the church will always do everything to try to help family members heal, convert and reconcile with the Lord, Pope Fra...
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Wednesday, 25 March 2015
The Diocese of Toledo has received a report from the Toledo-Detroit Province of the Oblates of Saint Francis de Sales (OSFS) which has deemed credible an allegation of sexual misconduct with a minor b...
CAROL GLATZ Catholic News Service
Wednesday, 25 March 2015
VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- The number of Catholics in the world and the number of priests and permanent deacons rose slightly in 2013, while the number of men and women in religious orders declined, accord...