- Feb 17, 2020
Catholic priests known as Redemptorists have spent five years expanding outreach to the Hispanic community in the Mississippi Delta.
The Stations of the Cross, modified for the migrant and refugee, began July 23 at Sacred Heart of Jesus-Sagrado Corazon de Jesus in Baltimore’s Highlandtown neighborhood with a not-so-subtle lesson in welcoming the stranger.
Three Paraguayan judges who gave a Catholic priest convicted of abusing a 14-year-old a light sentence have been suspended, authorities said Wednesday.
Belfast’s Clonard Monastery, which straddles the infamous wall dividing Protestant and Catholic communities during “the Troubles” and which hosted the peace talks leading to the Good Friday Agreement, is perhaps the city’s most iconic symbol of hope.
The Redemptorists are leaving their Ste.-Anne-de-Beaupre monastery, where they have been living since the 19th century.
Redemptorist Father Gary Lauenstein in his book “The Heart of Holiness” says that friendship is an experience universally available, and thus a reminder that becoming holy too is a grace universally available.