870 results total, viewing 641 - 650
In St. Mary Cemetery in Pawtucket lies the grave of John Gordon. Gordon was an Irish immigrant who was convicted of killing the prominent businessman Amasa Sprague in 1843. more
This weekend thousands will once again make the pilgrimage for life and pause and pray for an end to the terrible evil begun on January 22, 1973. more
David Clohessy, the director of The Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests (SNAP) is a longtime critic of the Catholic Church who frequently lectures church leaders on the need for transparency with regard to priests accused of abuse. more
The Christmas Season has ended and along with it the great controversy over the naming of the State House tree. However, just as the great debate of last month was laid to rest along comes the Freedom From Religion Foundation with their new billboard on Route 295 urging government officials to “Keep Religion OUT of Politics.” more
Vocations to the priesthood and religious life are everyone’s business - especially on January 9, 2012 as Vocation’s Awareness Week is recognized across the country. more
This weekend churches will undoubtedly be teeming with people eager to celebrate Christmas. For every Christmas, parish churches are crowded with people who come to pray before the Christ Child in the Crib, join in the joyful singing of ancient carols, and sense the warmth of the Savior’s love. more
Last Sunday saw a stunning overtime victory by the NFL’s Denver Broncos over the Chicago Bears led by the Broncos quarterback Tim Tebow. more
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Kathleen Sebelius appears to have made a reasonable and common sense decision- a rarity in recent years. more
In an effort to appear inclusive and tolerant, Governor Chafee decided to rename the Christmas tree that graces the Rhode Island State House during the Christmas season as a “holiday tree.” more
John Kitzhaber, the democratic governor of Oregon, announced last week that he would halt the execution of a death row inmate scheduled for next month. more
« Prev | 1 62 | 63 | 64 | 65 | 66 | 67 | 68 87 | Next »
Currently viewing stories posted within the past 90 days.
For all older stories, please use our advanced search.