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St. Luke Knights to Seminarian: 'Bon Voyage, and Be Sure of Many Prayers'

Diocese of Providence Seminarian Nathan Ledoux receives a going-away gift from the Knights of Columbus council at St. Luke’s Church in Barrington. After serving the parish for the summer, …

Sisters of the Cross and Passion honored by parish for their 'love of God and neighbor'

The Sisters of the Cross and Passion, who staffed several educational institutions in the diocese, including the former St. Bernard School, were the recipients of the first annual St. Bernard Award, …

Rhode Island Catholic, El Católico win 23 national Catholic Press awards

PORTLAND, Ore. — Rhode Island Catholic and its Spanish language publication, El Católico de Rhode Island, as well as the Diocesan Office of Communications and Public Relations were …

A Wish Come True: Elmhurst Boys raise $20,000 to help children with life threatening illnesses

WARWICK — On June 4, The Elmhurst Boys of St. Pius V Church, Providence, held their seventh annual charity golf tournament to benefit “A Wish Come True” in Rhode Island. A Wish Come …

A Year to Remember

A Night to Honor MaryThe Diocese of Providence inaugurated the sesquicentennial of its founding with a solemn, but grand celebration at the Cathedral of SS. Peter and Paul on Sept. 8, 2021 with A …
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150th Anniversary Mass of the Diocese of Providence Homily of Bishop Thomas J. Tobin

Brothers and Sisters, In preparing for my homily today, I’ve been thinking about an observation that was made by one of the great philosophers, one of the astute commentators of our time …

OPINION

Keep the Eucharist at the center of your life

Another servant of God canonized this past Spring was Blessed Charles de Foucauld (1858-1916). He was an heir, a soldier, a roué, a geographer, a monk and a hermit. St. Charles is an …
EDITORIAL

The Tragic Death of Austin Simon

In an act of self-defense, convenience store clerk Jose Alba fatally stabbed 35-year-old Austin Simon on July 1, after Simon violently attacked the 61-year-old Alba behind the counter of the Harlem …

Devout Christians?

The lame attempts of certain pro-choice politicians to justify baby-killing in America often border on the delusional. Case in point: Vice President Kamala Harris’ recent statement that …

Special Event Listings for 07.28.22

Jesus Saviour Church to hold summer bazaarNEWPORT — Jesus Saviour Church will hold its annual summer bazaar on the Vernon Avenue grounds Thursday, July 28; Friday, July 29; and Saturday, July …