PHOTO BY CHUCK AUSTIN
Cardinal Donald Wuerl, archbishop of Washington, D.C., looks on as Bishop David Zubik greets one of the 107 recipients of the St. Joan of Arc Medallion for doing 150 or more hours of volunteer service. It was the 50th anniversary for the Medallion Ball, which benefits St. Lucy’s Auxiliary for the Blind.
Father Bober named high school president
By: Ann Rodgers, Diocese of Pittsburgh
He will head the administrative staff at Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic
Bishop David Zubik has appointed Father Charles Bober as president of Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic High School, effec ...
‘A most beautiful experience’
By: Pittsburgh Catholic Staff Report
National Catholic Youth Conference impresses local attendees
The 2013 National Catholic Youth Conference in Indianapolis highlighted the powerful emotion of the young church, and the willin ...
Parishes show signs of discipleship, leadership
By: Bob DeWitt
Diocesan campaign “has been like a booster shot,” pastor says
Something special is taking place in Our Campaign for The Church Alive! that goes beyond the important work of raising funds fo ...
Praise expressed for papal document
USCCB official, others laud apostolic exhortation
WASHINGTON (CNS) — Pope Francis’ apostolic exhortation “Evangelii Gaudium” (“The Joy of the Gospel”) is winning plenty of praise, and not e ...
In exhortation, pope confronts the enemy within
By: Francis X. Rocca
VATICAN CITY — When the Syynod of Bishops on the new evangelization met at the Vatican in October 2012, among the top items on the agenda was the threat of militant secularism in a post-Chri ...