CNS photo/Gregory A. Shemitz: Students dressed as their favorite saints recite the Lord’s Prayer during Mass Oct. 31 at Sts. Philip & James Church in St. James, N.Y. Sixth-graders in the parish school participate annually in a saints’ pageant in observance of All Saints’ Day Nov. 1. Likewise, students in dioceses across the United States and around the world pay tribute to the saints in a variety of ways for their holy day. Visit facebook.com/The.Catholic.Miscellany for photos from the Diocese of Charleston.
VATICAN CITY – With a large tapestry bearing the portrait of the woman known as the “Saint of the Gutters” suspended above him, Pope Francis proclaimed the sainthood of Mother Teresa of Kolkata, hailing her […]
Editor’s note: The following story focuses on a youth group dedicated to the lives of saints. Catholics celebrate All Saints Day on Nov. 1 and All Souls Day on Nov. 2. DENVER, Colo.—When Eddie Cotter […]
NETTUNO, Italy—”No more, Lord, no more (war)” that shatters dreams and destroys lives, bringing a cold, cruel winter instead of some sought-after spring, Pope Francis said, looking out at the people gathered for an outdoor […]