AIKEN—About 75 people from St. Gerard parish gathered to pray outdoors on Oct. 11 as part of the American Needs Fatima public square rosary. “We were very happy with our attendance and felt Our Lady was smiling down on us,” said Marge Glauser “It was a beautiful day and a wonderful experience.
DIOCESE—The National Merit Scholarship Corporation has named a number of students from the Diocese of Charleston as semi-finalists in its annual competition. National Merit Semifinalists rank in the top one percent of high school seniors […]
It was 1979 when St. John Paul II named Francis of Assisi the patron saint of ecology. But it was not until his January 1990 World Day of Peace message that people of faith took […]
If you’re at Mass and people don’t shake hands during the sign of peace or the chalice is not offered at Communion, don’t be offended. It’s probably part of the battle against a particularly nasty […]