Priest

Thumbnail gaza hit by israeli airstrikes on nov 14 2012 cna credit  lpjorg 1 Amid violence, priest opts to stay with parishioners in Gaza

Argentinean priest Father Jorge Hernandez, pastor of Holy Family Parish in the Gaza strip, stayed with his parishioners despite three missile...

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Thumbnail archbishop george niederauer courtesy of the archdiocese of san francisco cna Archbishop Niederauer remembered for his service to the Church

San Francisco, Calif., May 3, 2017 / 12:32 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- After battling lung disease, Archbishop Emeritus George H. Niederauer of San...

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Thumbnail 20170822t1502 11134 cns arlington priest kkk Arlington priest reveals former KKK membership, takes voluntary leave of absence

An Arlington priest revealed Monday that he was a former member of the Ku Klux Klan before converting while in prison, and has asked for a...

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Thumbnail fr jacques hamel credit diocese of rouen wikipedia cna A year after his murder, Fr. Jacques Hamel remembered

Rome, Italy, Jul 25, 2017 / 03:01 am (CNA/EWTN News).- One year after the brutal killing of Fr. Jacques Hamel, French bishops recalled the...

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Thumbnail priest collar credit alphaspirit via wwwshutterstockcom cna California priest found guilty of embezzling donations

San Jose, Calif., Mar 24, 2017 / 06:38 am (CNA).- A priest in California has been found guilty of diverting $19,000 in donations to his personal...

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Thumbnail priest collar credit alphaspirit via wwwshutterstockcom cna California priest who embezzled donations gets prison time, $1.9 million fine

A priest in California has been sentenced to three years in prison for bank fraud and ordered to pay restitution after he put over $1.4 million in...

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Thumbnail msgr bernard dolan Champion of Catholic Education

“One man soweth, another repeath” is an appropriate scriptural adage for the educational accomplishments of Msgr. Bernard J. Dolan (1890-1968), one...

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Thumbnail grace napolitano father mike gutierrez Congresswoman Napolitano welcomes Baldwin Park priest to deliver House prayer

On April 26, Rep. Grace F. Napolitano (D-Calif.) asked Father Michael “Mike” Gutiérrez to deliver the opening prayer at the U.S. House of...

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Thumbnail priest collar credit lisa f young via wwwshutterstockcom cna Dominican Republic priest arrested on suspicion of killing teen

The National Police of the Dominican Republic have arrested a priest on suspicion of killing a teenager, who was allegedly sexually abused by the...

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Thumbnail fr xavier colleoni Father Xavier Colleoni, Comboni Missionary, celebrates two milestones

Father Xavier Colleoni, Comboni Missionary and priest at Holy Cross Church in Los Angeles, celebrated his 90th birthday and the 65th anniversary of...

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Thumbnail priest public domain via pixabay cna He used to spit on those going to Mass – now he's a priest

Madrid, Spain, Mar 6, 2017 / 03:07 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- After an anti-clerical childhood and adolescence, filled with hatred for the Church, Fr....

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Thumbnail ansh with cardinal dinardo june 17 2014 cna cna jpg Hispanic Catholic priests help build bridges, convention leader says

A national gathering of Hispanic Catholic priests in Houston aims to build community and affirm their role as “bridges” between the Hispanic and...

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Thumbnail beer public domain cna Holy Homebrew: Catholic priest wins brewing's highest honor

Fort Worth, Texas, Jul 15, 2017 / 04:02 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Long blessed by Catholics as a “healthful drink for mankind,” one Texas priest has...

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Thumbnail father don woznicki new ethos Holy-wood: How one priest supports films that ‘promote truth, beauty and goodness’

The path to priesthood doesn’t often include stops on the sets of soap operas. But for Father Don Woznicki, a stint as a production assistant for...

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Thumbnail hostage credit 271 eak moto shutterstock cna Hope continues for captured Filipino priest sighted alive

Marawi, Philippines, Jun 27, 2017 / 09:04 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Captured priest Father Teresito “Chito” Suganob was seen alive on Sunday in a part...

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Thumbnail father bergeron houston kayak Houston’s kayaking priest wanted to get across ‘God is still with us!’

When a major disaster strikes, the drama it unleashes is always composed of thousands of individual stories — the tragedy of a sudden death, the...

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Thumbnail ukrainian priest credit bogdan mendrun shutterstock cna In a grandmother’s dress, the hidden story of a Ukrainian priest’s martyrdom

Dr. George Isajiw, the grandson of a slain Ukrainian priest, always knew that his grandfather was martyred by the Soviet secret police, amidst the...

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Thumbnail lit candle at the memorial for orlando at st patricks catholic church in rome alexeygotovskiy cna cna 6 16 16 Indigenous priest murdered in Mexico

Jesús María, Mexico, Mar 29, 2017 / 12:43 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Fr. Felipe Altamirano Carrillo, an indigenous priest who served in the Mexico's...

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