A peek into domestic violence paints a dark tale
The punch that launched a thousand fibs came out of nowhere, inside the elevator of an Atlantic City casino hotel wired with enough hidden cameras to capture every flipping diamond, spade, club, heart and spinning roulette wheel.
Reaching out in faith for peace
It’s been nearly a year since 100 church congregations, including more than a dozen Catholic church parishes, gathered at Dillard University to sign a covenant, crafted by the NOLA Interfaith Peace Initiative, to direct their spiritual and material resources toward bringing an end to community violence.
Lawyers respond to help unaccompanied minors
More than 100 people were interested enough in the current immigration crisis of unaccompanied minors crossing the United States border to attend a Continuing Law Education (CLE) seminar on immigration and family law Sept. 4.
Informal coffees are a hit in St. Catherine Parish
How does a newly assigned pastor of a parish get to meet his parishioners? Just ask them, from the pulpit at Mass, to invite you over for coffee.
A visionary with a mission
Fittingly, the announcement came inside Xavier University of Louisiana’s sleek Convocation Center, the newest of many green-roofed monuments that Dr. Norman C. Francis, the longest-serving university president in the United States, had built through charisma, prayer and personal witness.
Young adults give their two cents at Synod meeting
While grateful for the top-notch sacraments and faith-sharing opportunities provided by their local church, young adults at a recent archdiocese-wide gathering of their peers said that single Catholics – a large chunk of their demographic – sometimes feel invisible in a church they perceive to be primarily focused on vocations to the married, priestly and religious life.