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Pope phones family of slain U.S. journalist

By Catholic News Service NEW YORK (CNS) — Pope Francis phoned the bereaved family of James Foley, a U.S. journalist killed by Islamic State militants in Syria. In an Aug. 22 interview on NBC’s “Today” show, John and Diane Foley briefly described the previous day’s discussion with the pope, in which they spoke of shared […]


Una nación de inmigrantes debe de tener un sistema migratorio que funciona

Los Estados Unidos no llegó a ser excelente por mantener a la gente fuera de sus fronteras. Llegó a ser excelente porque, a través de nuestra historia, manteníamos abierta la puerta a los que buscaban empezar de nuevo, los que buscaban la oportunidad económica y la posibilidad de criar a sus familias en paz y […]


People of Life Awards honor three during pro-life leadership conference

CHARLESTON—Cardinal Sean O’Malley, OFM Cap., of Boston, chair of the Committee on Pro-Life Activities of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, presented three People of Life Awards for lifetime commitment to the pro-life movement on July 28 during the annual Diocesan Pro-Life Leadership Conference. They went to the Little Sisters of the Poor, Sheila Hopkins […]


New seminarians begin their spiritual adventure

As summer winds down, three men are preparing for their own version of “back to school.” These new seminarians will begin their studies for priesthood in the Diocese of Charleston later this month. The men have spent the past few months working, spending time with family and friends, and preparing themselves mentally and spiritually for […]


Professor forms Bishop’s Society of Catholic Scholars

College students may have a hard time dealing with challenges to their faith once they hit campus, but try being a Catholic professor. A new group, The Bishop’s Society of Catholic Scholars, hopes to offer a source of information and support to the state’s higher education teachers who also happen to be Catholic. Steven Millies, […]


Youth find a message of love at the beach

PAWLEYS ISLAND—Sophia Murphy is only going into sixth grade, but she already has some good ideas about her future thanks to words of wisdom from St. John Paul II. “He talks about the relationship of marriage being like Christ’s relationship with the Church,” she said on a recent Saturday. “That’s taught me that when I […]


Home Works volunteers learn that help may involve more than a hammer

JOHNS ISLAND—Drivers on their way to the resort islands of Kiawah and Seabrook pass by pockets of poverty every day without even realizing it. Emma Smith is one of those pockets; living off the grid in such extreme conditions that people wonder how she’s done it for so long. “You do what you have to […]


Sisters of Charity research shines a light on migrant workers

A juicy local peach, fresh tomato sandwiches, strawberries warm from the field — mmmm, the joys of the summer season. While everyone has their favorite summer food, few people are aware of the migrant system that brings it to us. The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina wants to change that. They spent over […]


Adrian Sister Jean Denomme dies at 83

ADRIAN, MICH.—Adrian Dominican Sister Jean Denomme died on July 29 at Jefferson Hospital in Philadelphia. She was 83. The Mass of Christian Burial was held Aug. 5 in St. Catherine Chapel. Burial was in the congregation’s cemetery. Sister Jean was born in Detroit to Richard and June Penney Denomme. She graduated from Dominican High School […]


People & events

MIDLANDS St. Joseph School galaCOLUMBIA—St. Joseph School’s 60th anniversary gala celebration will be Sept. 5 at 7 p.m. at the parish hall. Details: Terri Boyle, (803) 622-3650 or terri.boyle@accupad.com, or Petrina Marsh, pfostermarsh@gmail.com. Run With Endurance 5kYORK—Divine Saviour Church, 232 Herndon Ave., will host the Run With Endurance 5K Run/Walk on Sept. 13 at 8 […]


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    May 216:30 pm State of the School Address
    From the Calendar of St. Joseph School Columbia
    May 227:30 am Bishop to say Mass - St. Joseph's - Columbia
    From the Calendar of Bishop's Office
    8:30 am Sports Awards Assembly
    From the Calendar of St. Mary School Greenville
    May 239:15 am Underclassmen Honors Convocation
    From the Calendar of Cardinal Newman School
    11:30 am Bishop to say Mass - Pastoral Center
    From the Calendar of Bishop's Office
    3:15 pm Choral Scholar auditions for rising 3rd 8th Grade Students
    From the Calendar of Our Lady of the Rosary Greenville
    May 24 Eighth Grade Exams
    From the Calendar of Cardinal Newman School
    Students with a June or July Birthday may celebrate with a free TAG day today!
    From the Calendar of Our Lady of the Rosary Greenville
    8th Grade Graduation
    From the Calendar of Prince of Peace School Taylors
    6:00 pm Baccalaureate Mass
    From the Calendar of Bishop England Charleston
    6:30 pm PTO Mtg./Awards/Art Show
    From the Calendar of St. Michael School Murrells Inlet
    7:00 pm Grades 7-8 Class Night
    From the Calendar of St. Mary School Greenville
    May 25 Senior Awards Ceremony-Seniors dismissed following ceremony
    From the Calendar of Bishop England Charleston
    Field Day
    From the Calendar of St. Martin de Porres School Columbia
    Field Day Lower School
    From the Calendar of St. Anne School Rock Hill
    Last day for K4 & K5
    From the Calendar of Charleston Catholic School
    Field day- day
    From the Calendar of Holy Trinity North Myrtle Beach
    End of quarter 4
    From the Calendar of Holy Trinity North Myrtle Beach
    K4 Last Day
    From the Calendar of Prince of Peace School Taylors
    9:00 am Graduation Mass
    From the Calendar of Our Lady of the Rosary Greenville