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The new evangelization urges Catholics to be joyful in spreading their faith and inviting people back to church. That’s the genesis of a campaign by the Archdiocese of New Orleans to invite inactive Catholics and others back to the fold.
Pueblo catechists on front lines of evangelization
COCHITI PUEBLO, N.M. – Inside the mocha adobe walls of St. Bonaventure Church in northern New Mexico, Christine Suina recalled how her 7-year-old daughter, Mikayla, coaxed her into becoming a teacher of religious education three years ago.
Educators: Common Core will aid student learning
The debate over the new set of educational standards known as Common Core is heating up as math standards are being applied in the classroom this year. Several hundred parents marched on the state capitol in Baton Rouge Sept. 28 in protest of the implementation in Louisiana, one of 45 states to adopt the standards.
What exactly is Common Core, and why do parents have concerns about it?
Ursuline’s new fitness center dedicated to health
Educating young women in mind, body and spirit – with an emphasis on service to others – is the crux of Ursuline Academy.
The Sept. 26 dedication of the Ursuline Academy Fitness and Wellness Center – comprising a new two-story building connected to a renovated gym, as well as a new courtyard and softball field – makes educating the whole student a little easier, especially when it comes to scheduling training and practices for sports and dance teams.
Tireless nun wins award from K.C. Ladies’ Auxiliary
Sister of Mount Carmel Denis Rodrigue knows a thing or two about teaching. With a career that spans more than 65 years in elementary and high schools throughout south Louisiana, she’s learned how to reach students.
Canonizations set for JPII, John XXIII
VATICAN CITY (CNS) – Recognizing that Blessed John XXIII and John Paul II have widespread reputations for holiness and that years of studying their lives and actions have proven their exceptional virtue, Pope Francis announced he would declare his two predecessors saints at a single ceremony April 27.