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Revive.fm establishes third radio station in Spanish

CAMDEN—A wooden desk in a church office building is the newest site for Spanish-language Catholic radio in South Carolina. The desk holds a laptop computer, a small mixing board, and a few microphones. This is all volun­teers need to spread the Gospel to the Spanish-speaking community around the state. This small studio at Our Lady […]


Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina awards $240,000 in Grants

COLUMBIA—The Sisters of Charity Foundation awarded $240,000 to six strategic grantees addressing the root causes of poverty in South Carolina. The Foundation’s mission to address generational poverty focuses on three broad categories of health, education and social services. The six recently awarded grantees are: Anderson Interfaith Ministries: AIM’s mission is to connect people with support, […]


Stained glass window to feature image of St. Kateri

GREENVILLE—A stained-glass window depicting the first Native American saint will soon have a new home at Our Lady of the Rosary Church. Father Dwight Longenecker, pastor, shared the news during the Feast Day of St. Kateri Tekakwitha. Father Longenecker said his par­ish is bringing the stained glass from its former home at the decom­missioned St. […]


Scouts feel God’s presence on the trail

Catholic Scouts took time to worship, pray and think about their vocations against a back­drop of mountains and water­falls during the first Bishop England Trek held June 12-18. Eleven Scouts spent five days hiking and camping along the Foothills Trail in the Upstate, on a trip that included spiritual reflection and prayer. The event, named […]


On Fire with Faith and Hispanic Ministry Conference set for Aug. 13

COLUMBIA—“On Fire with Faith, Rekindled” will be held in conjunc­tion with the Hispanic Ministry Conference on Aug. 13 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center. The conference is “rekindled” be­cause the original date — scheduled for last October — was cancelled due to devastating floods from which parts of the […]


Sister Roberta Fulton truly believes in Amazing Grace

COLUMBIA—Sister Roberta Fulton was not raised Catholic, but was drawn to the faith as a child through a group of sisters who worked in her hometown of King­stree in Williams­burg County. Sisters of St. Mary of Namur from New York served Kingstree’s African- American popula­tion, which back then lived under the constant cloud of segregation. […]


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Military archdiocese gets creative in recruiting Catholic chaplains

COLUMBIA, S.C.—Father Mikolaj L. Scibior had a curious journey to the U.S. Army chaplain training school at Fort Jackson in Columbia. The 36-year-old Polish immigrant from Pulawy, who was ordained in 2005 in his native country, met Archbishop Timothy P. Broglio of the U.S. Archdiocese for the Military Services in 2013 while serving as a […]


For God and country: a series on the military chaplaincy

The U.S. Department of Defense estimates there are 1.3 million active duty and 811,000 reserve men and women serving in all five branches of the U.S. military, about 25 percent of whom are Catholic. Yet, there are only 214 priests on active duty serving in the U.S. military. Catholic News Service has created a series […]


Irmo Knights collect food and funds

IRMO—Knights of Columbus Council 6892 raised $3,139.44 and collected 3,388 pounds of food during its first “Forty Cans for Lent,” food drive. The project benefits the various pro­grams of Our Lady of the Hills Church and its St. Vincent de Paul Society to feed the poor in the parish, and com­munity. Grand Knight Stephen Szy­manski […]


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Catholic military chaplains sometimes find peace in a war zone

SAN DIEGO—It may sound like an oxymoron, but Father Michael A. Mikstay says some of the most peaceful moments of his military chaplaincy have been spent in a war zone. Knowing that he is bringing peace, comfort and pastoral care to the men and woman serving their country in a combat zone has given the […]


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All Day Diocesan Basketball Tournament
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All Day Diocesan Basketball Tournament
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Feb 25All Day Diocese Basketball Tournament
From the Calendar of Our Lady of the Rosary Greenville
All Day School Auction
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All Day Diocesan Basketball Tournament
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All Day Priority Testing for Admissions
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All Day Diocesan Basketball Tournament
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10:00 am Oracion Cristiana #4
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5:00 pm Statewide College Retreat Closing Mass/Liturgy - Buckridge Plantation
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