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Local Bishop Sending Aid to Syrian Refugees

Bishop Robert Shaheen, based at St. Raymond’s Cathedral near downtown, says the refugee crisis in Lebanon is big and growing larger by the day.

09/10/2013

St. Stanislaus

St. Stanislaus Considers Joining Mo. Episcopal Diocese

“We would not need to switch to the Anglican services or take on any Anglican tradition. We would be permitted to function as we have functioned over the last 120 years”

09/04/2013

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SLU Starts Pilot Program for High School Sports Medicine

Saint Louis University and Saint Louis University Hospital have started a three-year pilot program with the Archdiocese of St. Louis, St. Mary’s High School, and Bishop DuBourg High.

08/20/2013

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Mo. Diocese Identifies Priest at Accident Scene

The official identification of Rev. Dowling as the clergyman who showed up when he was needed most ends a mystery that gripped many witnesses and first responders since the Aug. 4 incident.

08/13/2013

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Young St. Louis Catholics To Hear Pope Speak in Brazil

The 21 young people from the St. Louis Archdiocese arrived Monday in Rio. Tuesday night they attended the opening mass on the crowded Copacabana Beach.

07/25/2013

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Priest Defrocked Over Sexual Abuse Allegation

Rev. LeRoy Valentine has been permanently removed from ministry due to abuse that occurred in the 1970s but only recently came to light.

05/09/2013

of Pope Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio of Argentina, who will take the name Pope Francis on March 14, 2013 in Vatican City, Vatican. Argentine Cardinal Jorge Bergoglio was elected as the 267th Pontiff and will lead the world's 1.2 billion Catholics. (Getty/Dan Kitwood)

New Pope Will Influence World, Not Just Catholics, Says MU Researcher

The electoral process used to select the new pope was very similar to the one used to choose Benedict XVI. However, the circumstances were very different this time.

03/14/2013

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Opinion: Paul Ryan’s Dish Washing Is As Fake As Romney/Ryan Budget Math

If you want to know what an empty, meaningless political photo opportunity is look at Congressman Paul Ryan’s drop by at a food bank last week in Youngstown, Ohio.

10/16/2012

Archbishop Fulton Sheen

Sainthood for Archbishop Fulton Sheen?

Now the church begins the arduous, lengthy discernment of whether God may have, in fact, worked a miracle, through the intercession of Fulton Sheen.

09/17/2012

Holy Trinity

Local Congregations Gather To Honor Labor

“From the Catholic tradition, it has always been point to try to support organized labor and this is one great way we can do it.”

09/01/2012

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