Stories tagged: mass
UPDATED: Sat., June 15, 2019, 3:08 p.m.
The archbishop wore a hard-hat helmet, burnt wood debris was still visible and only about 30 people were let inside, but Notre Dame Cathedral on Saturday held its first Mass …
Fri., April 26, 2019, 11:01 a.m.
Catholic leaders canceled Sunday Masses indefinitely across Sri Lanka and officials urged Muslims to stay home for Friday prayers in an extraordinary call by the clergy to curtail worship as …
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 25, 2018, 4:59 p.m.
Cardinal Wuerl, despite stepping down due to abuse scandal, presides over grand Basilica Christmas Mass
Two months ago, Cardinal Donald Wuerl stepped down early from his position as archbishop of Washington, faced with a Pennsylvania grand jury investigation that condemned him for his mixed record …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 17, 2018, 2:15 p.m.
Pope Francis took the Chilean state and the country’s largest indigenous group to task Wednesday over their failure to forge a truly unified nation, saying the government must do more …
Tue., Nov. 28, 2017, 10:22 p.m.
Pope Francis urged Myanmar’s long-suffering people to resist the temptation to exact revenge for the hurt they have endured, preaching a message of forgiveness Wednesday to a huge crowd in …
Thu., March 24, 2016, noon
Several migrants wept as Pope Francis knelt before them during a Holy Thursday Mass with asylum-seekers at a refugee shelter in Castelnuovo di Porto, outside Rome.
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Fri., June 30, 1995
Russian border guards protecting the Tajik-Afghan border killed 20 suspected drug traffickers trying to cross from Afghanistan, officials said Thursday. The shootout occurred Wednesday when border guards tried to stop …