Pope Francis asked Catholics to recognize and be thankful for the undeserved gift of the Holy Spirit they received with the sacrament of confirmation.
Parents who prefer not to baptize their children in the hopes that they will “understand and ask for baptism” as adults lack faith that
By Carol Glatz, Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY (CNS) – Pope Francis’ new document, “Gaudete et Exsultate,” shows that holiness is not an impossible task
What: The People Program, a ministry of the Congregation of St. Joseph for those 50 and older
When: Summer classes begin June 11-16 and end July 16 at the main campus in New Orleans. The fall session runs Aug. 25-Dec. 12 at both sites.
Locations: 2240 Lakeshore Drive, New Orleans; 6201 Stratford Place in Algiers at Holy Spirit Catholic Church
Register: 284-7678 (Lakeshore), 394-5433 (Algiers) or visit www.peopleprogram.org.
It is difficult to ignore them on the evening television news programs. After an uninterrupted depressing 15 minutes of the day’s news of