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.
JAMES ISLAND—Father Thomas Kingsley, pastor of the Church of the Nativity, leads adoration of the Blessed Sacrament at Holy Cross Cemetery on All Saints’ Day, Nov. 1. The service included a rosary.
The Solemnity of All Saints is celebrated on the first of November. It was instituted to honor all of the saints, both known and unknown, and, according to Pope Urban IV, to supply any deficiencies in the faithful’s […]
MURRELLS INLET—Prayer is the vital bond that can help us remain connected with our loved ones who have passed away. That was the message offered by Bishop Robert E. Guglielmone at an All Souls Day […]