Accompanied by the sound of church bells, parishioners of
Transfiguration Parish in Russellton celebrated the solemnity of the
Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ (Corpus Christi) June 7 with a
Eucharistic procession. Photo courtesy of Dan Makuta
Bishop Zubik on encyclical
June 18, 2015
Praised be ...!
In the very first line of Pope Francis’ encyclical released this morning, our dear Holy Father celebrates the goodness of God, humanity and all of creation.
New encyclical urges respect for creation, behavior changes
By: By Cindy Wooden
VATICAN CITY — The earth, which was created to support life and give praise to God, is crying out with pain because human activity is destroying it, Pope Francis says in his long-awaited encyclical, ...
Deacon administrator named for Lawrence County parishes
By: Bob DeWitt
Bishop David Zubik has announced the appointment of a deacon administrator as part of an effort to provide innovative models of parish ministry in the Diocese of Pittsburgh.
Deacon John Carran, al ...
Fortnight Mass set for July 3
All are welcome to a Mass closing the Fortnight for Freedom (which began June 21 with the theme “Freedom to Bear Witness”) at noon Friday, July 3, at St. Mary of Mercy Church on Stanwix Street, Do ...
Outline for synod on family released
By: CAROL GLATZ, Catholic News Service
VATICAN CITY — The working document for this fall’s Synod of Bishops on the family called for expanded discussion and pastoral solutions to challenges such as how economic disparity and environmen ...