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  • World Youth Day 2011: Madrid, Spain August 16th to August 21st

    August 11th, 2011

    Photo from Photos.com   World Youth Day is the world’s largest event for young people who want to commit themselves to Christ and a life guided by faith.  Every three years, this worldwide encounter with the Pope is held in a different country.  This year, it will be celebrated from August 16th to August 21st in Madrid, Spain… read more »

  • EWTN To Air World’s Largest Youth Event,‘World Youth Day,’ With Pope Benedict

    August 11th, 2011

    EWTN To Air World’s Largest Youth Event,‘World Youth Day,’ With Pope Benedict,Live From Madrid, Spain August 16 to 21 Photo from Photos.com   Coverage Includes Special Live 90-Minute ‘Life on the Rock in Madrid’   Irondale, AL – EWTN Global Catholic Network will air comprehensive coverage of World … read more »

  • 2011 Global Day of Prayer in Jacksonville, Florida

    May 19th, 2011

    Photo: The Main Street Bridge looking towards the Southbank of Downtown Jacksonville. Credit: Visit Jacksonville and Greg Downing.    An estimated 220 nations will be looking to Jacksonville, Florida, on Saturday, June 11 for the first Global Day of Prayer in a U.S. anchor city and visitors in town for the worldwide celebration can get … read more »

  • Run For Nuns helps fight debt this May 15, 2011!

    May 11th, 2011

    Photo from Photos.com   Pittsburgh, PA. – Taking a vow of poverty doesn’t lend itself to paying off college debt.  Priests, seminarians, religious sisters and friends from the Diocese of Pittsburgh will be running on May 15, 2011 in the Pittsburgh Marathon, Half Marathon or Marathon Relay as part of their 2nd Annual “Run For… read more »

  • CRS’ Operation Rice Bowl Starts Ash Wednesday, March 9

    February 15th, 2011

    Your Lenten sacrifice can make a huge difference!   Operation Rice Bowl, Catholic Relief Services annual Lenten program starts Ash Wednesday, March 9, 2011.  Each Lent, millions of Catholics from schools and parishes from more than 12,000 communities across the United States participate in this national program to raise awareness of global hunger and poverty. &… read more »