Interfaith leader’s retiring rallying cry: ‘Get back to Christ’
Dr. William H. Mackintosh, founding director of Interfaith Communications International, was honored at a June 10 retirement banquet at Loyola University New Orleans for his interfaith efforts in New Orleans since 1983.
Msgr. Massett: The glory of God – and pinch-hitting
Long before the “mercy rule” and Little League participation trophies – the logical extension of Dr. Spock and his parenting bible of self-esteem – the St. Cecilia CYO baseball team in the mid-1950s was the New Orleans Catholic church equivalent of the Bronx Bombers.
Second Harvest pairs nutritious food with health tips
A hub of activity could be found June 25 at the Second Line to Health Community Health Fair at the St. Thomas Community Center on Magazine Street.
High court’s abortion setback
WASHINGTON (CNS) – In a 5-3 vote June 27, the U.S. Supreme Court struck down restrictions on Texas abortion clinics that required them to comply with standards of ambulatory surgical centers and required their doctors to have admitting privileges at local hospitals.
Good Work Network’s ‘back-office’ work will thrive
No two days have been identical for Phyllis Cassidy since she founded the nonprofit Good Work Network in 2001.
Steve Gleason’s anointed life
“Relentlessly seek your purpose,” Steve Gleason emotionally told a crowd June 18 at St. Mary’s Dominican High School as he spoke about his faith and life with ALS (amyotrophic lateral sclerosis), commonly known as Lou Gehrig’s disease.