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The Globe and Mail
My sturdy hiking boots were a lifetime investment. Could I justify a new pair?the next three months I wore them constantly, hiking down the Samaria Gorge in
My sturdy hiking boots were a lifetime investment. Could I justify a new pair?
The Globe and Mail / Posted 6 hours ago
the next three months I wore them constantly, hiking down the Samaria Gorge in Crete, strolling the cobblestone streets of Assisi, gaping in amazement at Tutankhamun’s gold mask in Hamburg. Back in Canada, I wore them on every hiking trip for the... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Franciscan priests leaving St. Francis church in midtown SacramentoIn 1894, German friars arrived in Sacramentofrom St. Louis. Ever since then, Fr
Franciscan priests leaving St. Francis church in midtown Sacramento
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 10 hours ago
In 1894, German friars arrived in Sacramentofrom St. Louis. Ever since then, Franciscans have steered the St. Francis of Assisi parish in midtown. Now, a transition is underway in which Franciscan priests will no longer be pastors at what has long... Read more
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Ekklesia
Brexit, bulldogs and self-congratulatory illusionare part of my birthright as are Elgar, Dickens and Turner. My spiritual life o
Brexit, bulldogs and self-congratulatory illusion
Ekklesia / Posted yesterday
are part of my birthright as are Elgar, Dickens and Turner. My spiritual life owes as much to Martin Luther and Francis of Assisi as it does to George Fox. My generation welcomes a far freer and more accessible exchange of experience, work, culture... Read more
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heraldscotland
Ricky Burns savours his place in history and fancies some 'fun' against boxing's big namesoff with a vengeance on Saturday night as Burns produced a bravura performance
Ricky Burns savours his place in history and fancies some 'fun' against boxing's big names
heraldscotland / Posted 2 days ago
off with a vengeance on Saturday night as Burns produced a bravura performance to take care of Di Rocco, a 34-year-old from Assisi who had only fought twice outside of Italy and was also tasting his first World title shot. A raucous Glasgow crowd... Read more
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heraldscotland
Unassuming superstar Burns savours his place in history and fancies some 'fun' against the big names of boxingoff with a vengeance on Saturday night as Burns produced a bravura performance
Unassuming superstar Burns savours his place in history and fancies some 'fun' against the big names of boxing
heraldscotland / Posted 2 days ago
off with a vengeance on Saturday night as Burns produced a bravura performance to take care of Di Rocco, a 34-year-old from Assisi who had only fought twice outside of Italy and was also tasting his first World title shot. A raucous Glasgow crowd... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Boulder energy worker claims to communicate with animalsto honor their pets and connect with other pet lovers in town. Animals are bles
Boulder energy worker claims to communicate with animals
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 2 days ago
to honor their pets and connect with other pet lovers in town. Animals are blessed through a prayer to St. Francis of Assisi, a patron saint known for his love of animals. Wingerson will wish the pets health and joy. "Animal blessings are... Read more
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Philly.com
Sister Helen Veronica Hamill, 88, a nurse supervisor, died of heart failure Saturday, May 21, at Assisi House,
Sister Helen Veronica Hamill, 88
Philly.com / Posted 3 days ago
, a nurse supervisor, died of heart failure Saturday, May 21, at Assisi House, Aston. She had been a professed member of the Sisters of St. Francis of Philadelphia for 67 years. Born Marguerite Patricia Hamill in... Read more
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The Herald News
Plan your Memorial Day weekend with these Greater Fall River eventsMain Street across from Fire Station No. 1. • The parade will assemble on Memor
Plan your Memorial Day weekend with these Greater Fall River events
The Herald News / Posted 4 days ago
Main Street across from Fire Station No. 1. • The parade will assemble on Memorial Day, Monday, May 30, at St. Francis of Assisi Church, 530 Gardners Neck Road and is scheduled to step off at 1 p.m. and will travel south onto Wilbur Avenue and to... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Berkshire Newsmaker: The Rev William Cyr, pastor of St. Elizabeth of Hungary Parish of North Adamsalong the way, perhaps none as dramatic and urgent than this month, when the st
Berkshire Newsmaker: The Rev William Cyr, pastor of St. Elizabeth of Hungary Parish of North Adams
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 4 days ago
along the way, perhaps none as dramatic and urgent than this month, when the steeple of the unused St. Francis of Assisi Church was found to be structurally unsound and had to be immediately taken down. Cyr has been pastor in North Adams... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Water and Sanitation On Completion of Phase One of Mhlabatshane DamCoast Local Municipalities. The scheme extends from Phungashe, within the Nhla
Water and Sanitation On Completion of Phase One of Mhlabatshane Dam
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Coast Local Municipalities. The scheme extends from Phungashe, within the Nhlangwini Tribal Authority in the north to Assisi Mission, within the Shabeni Tribal Authority in the south. The Mhlabatshane Dam will initially supply about 32.5... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Harry A. Wenner Sr.Valley. He was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church, Nanticoke, and had been
Harry A. Wenner Sr.
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 5 days ago
Valley. He was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church, Nanticoke, and had been a member of the former St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church, Nanticoke, where for many years he served alongside his wife as a Eucharistic minister. Harry was an... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Catholic Charities' new chapel highlights 'Church' within agencybeen a work for such a long time. It is a day that is really big in our hearts,
Catholic Charities' new chapel highlights 'Church' within agency
The Oklahoman / Posted 6 days ago
been a work for such a long time. It is a day that is really big in our hearts," said Wallace, a member of St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church. She said the new chapel seemed more like a church than the chapel housed within the nonprofit's... Read more
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Kenosha News
Homeroom: Randall students send four vets to Washingtonof school in India St. Joseph Catholic Academy Lower Campus have raised over $
Homeroom: Randall students send four vets to Washington
Kenosha News / Posted 7 days ago
of school in India St. Joseph Catholic Academy Lower Campus have raised over $5,000 since 2011 to help students at the Assisi Special School in Bangalore, India. Established in 2009 by the School Sisters of St. Francis, the school serves... Read more
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Ballard News-Tribune
The Narrowism of HeroismTubman---guys like that. But squealing on someone else? A hero? It all takes
The Narrowism of Heroism
Ballard News-Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
Tubman---guys like that. But squealing on someone else? A hero? It all takes me back to the 7th grade at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic School---a day I was very worried. After all, teachers did not normally tell a kid to stay after class unless... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Demolition of St. Francis may facilitate sale of parcelNORTH ADAMS >> As St. Francis of Assisi Church falls, its value is likely
Demolition of St. Francis may facilitate sale of parcel
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 8 days ago
NORTH ADAMS >> As St. Francis of Assisi Church falls, its value is likely increasing. Any potential sale of the historic church at the corner of Eagle and Union streets, owned by the Roman Catholic Diocese of Springfield, had previously... Read more
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Charleston Regional Business Journal
Charleston Regional Business Journal | Charleston, SCin the lease of 1,480 square feet of office space at 225 Seven Farms Drive, Uni
Charleston Regional Business Journal | Charleston, SC
Charleston Regional Business Journal / Posted 8 days ago
in the lease of 1,480 square feet of office space at 225 Seven Farms Drive, Unit 107, on Daniel Island to St. Clare of Assisi Catholic Church. Ben Laaper of Matt O’Neil Real Estate represented the tenant. The Belk Lucy firm represented the... Read more
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Charleston Regional Business Journal
Charleston Regional Business Journal | Charleston, SCin the lease of 1,480 square feet of office space at 225 Seven Farms Drive, Uni
Charleston Regional Business Journal | Charleston, SC
Charleston Regional Business Journal / Posted 8 days ago
in the lease of 1,480 square feet of office space at 225 Seven Farms Drive, Unit 107, on Daniel Island to St. Clare of Assisi Catholic Church. Ben Laaper of Matt O’Neil Real Estate represented the tenant. The Belk Lucy firm represented the... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
School Notesat Isaac Tripp Elementary School participated in a reading service project for
School Notes
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
at Isaac Tripp Elementary School participated in a reading service project for the St. Francis of Assisi Kitchen this spring. The 36 students who participated raised $2,135.66 to help feed the hungry. The top three... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Diocese of Scranton honors Monsignor Joseph P. KellyCatholic Social Services in January after working there for a decade. He contin
Diocese of Scranton honors Monsignor Joseph P. Kelly
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
Catholic Social Services in January after working there for a decade. He continues as executive director of St. Francis of Assisi Kitchen, a position he uses to “generously serve the people of God,” Bishop Joseph C. Bambera said of the monsignor.... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Deaconesses: Francis commissions study on female deaconsearly church, but what their duties entailed is cloudy, said Sheila Przesmicki,
Deaconesses: Francis commissions study on female deacons
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 10 days ago
early church, but what their duties entailed is cloudy, said Sheila Przesmicki, lay ecclesial minister of St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church in Booneville. “What we do know is that one of their main goals in the early church is in baptism,... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Bishop Rozanski to review demolition work at North Adams churchDeterioration on the steeple of the former St. Francis of Assisi Church in Nort
Bishop Rozanski to review demolition work at North Adams church
WWLP Springfield / Posted 11 days ago
Deterioration on the steeple of the former St. Francis of Assisi Church in North Adams. Image Courtesy: Diocese of Springfield NORTH ADAMS, Mass. (WWLP) – A 150 year-old Catholic church in North Adams is being torn down, and Springfield Bishop... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
New custodian of Holy Land vows to work for peace, dialoguealone carried weight, given that "Francis" is the namesake of both the pope and
New custodian of Holy Land vows to work for peace, dialogue
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 11 days ago
alone carried weight, given that "Francis" is the namesake of both the pope and the founder of his order, St. Francis of Assisi. He said: "We know the name implies a tireless commitment to building bridges, dialogue and peace." He said the... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Bishop to visit site of St. Francis demolitionFriday, Mitchell Rozanski, bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Springfield,
Bishop to visit site of St. Francis demolition
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 12 days ago
Friday, Mitchell Rozanski, bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Springfield, will visit the site of the St. Francis of Assisi Church demolition, which progressed enough on Thursday to allow nearby residents back into their homes and businesses... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Dirt biker chargedon school property and Alcona streets Tuesday evening. Just before 6 p.m., Sou
Dirt biker charged
Barrie Examiner / Posted 13 days ago
on school property and Alcona streets Tuesday evening. Just before 6 p.m., South Simcoe police officers at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic School were approached by daycare staff about a dirt bike motorcycle being driven aggressively there. An... Read more
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York Daily Record
Who will run with Trump? Some suggestionsdebased himself enough, is said to be interested, but he's the kind of jerk who
Who will run with Trump? Some suggestions
York Daily Record / Posted 13 days ago
debased himself enough, is said to be interested, but he's the kind of jerk who makes Christie seem like St. Francis of Assisi. John Kasich would help with voters who are on their meds, as he seems kind of sane, but then, he's kind of sane. And... Read more
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Raw Story
History shows the religious right’s batsh*t crazy version of Jesus isn’t unique to modern timesbelonged to the Order of Friars Minor, known in the vernacular as the “Francisc
History shows the religious right’s batsh*t crazy version of Jesus isn’t unique to modern times
Raw Story / Posted 14 days ago
belonged to the Order of Friars Minor, known in the vernacular as the “Franciscans,” an order founded by St. Francis of Assisi, whose emphasis on poverty as a Godly virtue had presented a challenge to the Church during his lifetime. By the early... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Slow demolition of St. Francis steeple likely to last through weekStarting at the top of its 168-foot spire, workers on Monday began the painstak
Slow demolition of St. Francis steeple likely to last through week
Bennington Banner / Posted 15 days ago
Starting at the top of its 168-foot spire, workers on Monday began the painstaking process of deconstructing St. Francis of Assisi Church. A crane stretched high in the air at the corner of Union and Eagle streets as crews battled chilly rain and... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
St. Francis cross, bells to remain in North Adams — as will memories of beloved churchNORTH ADAMS >> Though St. Francis of Assisi will soon be gone, its cross
St. Francis cross, bells to remain in North Adams — as will memories of beloved church
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 15 days ago
NORTH ADAMS >> Though St. Francis of Assisi will soon be gone, its cross and bells will remain in North Adams. Following its removal from atop the church steeple early Monday, the cross will be donated to the North Adams Historical Society for... Read more
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Breitbart
Pope Francis: Human Beings Deserve More Compassion Than Cats and Dogshim glory. Thus men owe them kindness,” it reads. “We should recall the gentlen
Pope Francis: Human Beings Deserve More Compassion Than Cats and Dogs
Breitbart / Posted 15 days ago
him glory. Thus men owe them kindness,” it reads. “We should recall the gentleness with which saints like St. Francis of Assisi or St. Philip Neri treated animals.” The Catechism also states, however, that it is “unworthy” to spend money on... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Catholic Charities in Youngstown diocese served 33,645 people in 2015to 12 first-time home buyers, and provided 423 people with financial literacy s
Catholic Charities in Youngstown diocese served 33,645 people in 2015
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 16 days ago
to 12 first-time home buyers, and provided 423 people with financial literacy services. In the fall of 2015, Project Assisi was launched to provide support and resources to a targeted group of clients with the potential to successfully... Read more
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MLive.com
Washtenaw Elementary Science Olympiad draws thousands of studentsprovided on various maps. "It might sound like hard work, which it is, but it'
Washtenaw Elementary Science Olympiad draws thousands of students
MLive.com / Posted 16 days ago
provided on various maps. "It might sound like hard work, which it is, but it's fun," Goldberg said. St. Francis of Assisi students Nate Fabriga and Lydia Zajchowski both competed in the "photon phun" and "gravity racer" events. Photon phun... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Evacuations surprise visitors, residents of North Adamsby public safety officials late Saturday night after engineers and city staff d
Evacuations surprise visitors, residents of North Adams
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 16 days ago
by public safety officials late Saturday night after engineers and city staff deemed the nearby former St. Francis of Assisi Church to be in imminent danger of collapsing. Mark and Lisa retrieved from their belongings and, luckily, were able... Read more
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The New Yorker
Just a Little Onethe crash is coming when I start getting tender about Our Dumb Friends. Three h
Just a Little One
The New Yorker / Posted 16 days ago
the crash is coming when I start getting tender about Our Dumb Friends. Three highballs, and I think I’m St. Francis of Assisi. But I don’t believe anything is going to happen to me on these. That’s because they’re made of real stuff. That’s... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Sondra T. ‘Tim’ Duryeaher children's friends over the years. She loved to travel and especially treas
Sondra T. ‘Tim’ Duryea
Altoona Mirror / Posted 17 days ago
her children's friends over the years. She loved to travel and especially treasured several Franciscan pilgrimage trips to Assisi, Italy. She was particularly devoted to visiting the sick and infirm through her work as a hospice volunteer for more... Read more
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Bennington Banner
In North Adams, 'iconic' church steeple on verge of toppling— Following a partial collapse earlier this week, city and church officials fea
In North Adams, 'iconic' church steeple on verge of toppling
Bennington Banner / Posted 17 days ago
— Following a partial collapse earlier this week, city and church officials fear the steeple atop the former St. Francis of Assisi Church is in danger of collapsing. The steeple, a hallmark of the city's iconic skyline, will be at least partially... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
In North Adams, 'iconic' church steeple on verge of toppling— Following a partial collapse earlier this week, city and church officials fea
In North Adams, 'iconic' church steeple on verge of toppling
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 17 days ago
— Following a partial collapse earlier this week, city and church officials fear the steeple atop the former St. Francis of Assisi Church is in danger of collapsing. The steeple, a hallmark of the city's iconic skyline, will be at least partially... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Church listings - May 14380-6359. Worship: 10:15, Sunday Mornings at the WV School Community Room, 911
Church listings - May 14
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 17 days ago
380-6359. Worship: 10:15, Sunday Mornings at the WV School Community Room, 911 North Avenue, Weldona. St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church: Sunday Service: 7 a.m. Mass. Goodrich Weldon Valley Presbyterian Church: 24159 1st St., Reverend... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Catholic social teachings call to the dignity of creationcare for the environment is wonderfully addressed in Laudato Si' inspired by th
Catholic social teachings call to the dignity of creation
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 17 days ago
care for the environment is wonderfully addressed in Laudato Si' inspired by the "Canticle of Creation" by St. Francis of Assisi, the patron saint of ecology. This encyclical is primarily a message of hope and a call to action. In the first... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Voices of Faith: The truth about true friendshipJesus' love and the grace of our Lord truly unites us. What a blessing such ho
Voices of Faith: The truth about true friendship
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 18 days ago
Jesus' love and the grace of our Lord truly unites us. What a blessing such holy friendships are in my life. Louisa Parsons is the rector at St. Francis of Assisi Episcopal Church. She married her college sweetheart and they have two grown childr... Read more
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Tucson Weekly
Guest Opinion: Vote No on Prop 123of the people all of the time, but you can’t fool all the people all of the tim
Guest Opinion: Vote No on Prop 123
Tucson Weekly / Posted 18 days ago
of the people all of the time, but you can’t fool all the people all of the time.” The final quote is from St. Francis of Assisi. “Start by doing what’s necessary; then do what’s possible, and suddenly you are doing the impossible.” Let’s vote no... Read more
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Times News
Nesquehoning woman will be new Marian principalresponsibility toward helping students set expectations for their achievement,”
Nesquehoning woman will be new Marian principal
Times News / Posted 18 days ago
responsibility toward helping students set expectations for their achievement,” Susko said. “As a member of St. Francis of Assisi Church in Nesquehoning, I believe that my religious commitment and my educational experiences in administration and... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Why the Manhattan skyline will glow red Thursday nightBuilding, Pastai, EOLO, Church of Saint Francis Xavier, Church of Saint Paul th
Why the Manhattan skyline will glow red Thursday night
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 19 days ago
Building, Pastai, EOLO, Church of Saint Francis Xavier, Church of Saint Paul the Apostle, Church of Saint Francis of Assisi, Sak’s Fifth Avenue, and Viacom, according to Gay Men’s Health Crisis (GMHC), which is leading the effort. It’s all... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Memphis officials give cool response to call for Shelby County Schools supportalso received grants for $2.6 million over two years from the Plough Foundation
Memphis officials give cool response to call for Shelby County Schools support
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 19 days ago
also received grants for $2.6 million over two years from the Plough Foundation and $1 million over three years from the Assisi Foundation of Memphis. City Council member Patrice Robinson, a former school board member, said she's open to... Read more
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The Alliance Review
John J. Holland Sr.He retired to Lake Placid, Florida, and was an active member of St. Francis of
John J. Holland Sr.
The Alliance Review / Posted 21 days ago
He retired to Lake Placid, Florida, and was an active member of St. Francis of Assisi Episcopal Church in Lake Placid, Florida. A 1951 graduate of Alliance High School, John was employed at American Steel Foundry as a production machine foreman and... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Weldon Valley newsstudent. If you would like to know more about hosting a student contact Meredit
Weldon Valley news
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 21 days ago
student. If you would like to know more about hosting a student contact Meredith Chapin. Church chat: St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church in Weldona has mass each Sunday at 7:00 a.m., with Father Frank Garcia. All the mothers were honored... Read more
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Palo Alto Weekly
Assembly hopefuls to square off in candidates' forumthe final days before the primary. A Peninsula nonprofit, Innovate Public Schoo
Assembly hopefuls to square off in candidates' forum
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted 22 days ago
the final days before the primary. A Peninsula nonprofit, Innovate Public Schools, is planning a forum focused on education and housing at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, June 2, at the St. Francis de Assisi Catholic Church, 1425 Bay Road in East Palo... Read more
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Mountain View Voice
Assembly hopefuls square off in candidates' forumthe final days before the primary. A Peninsula nonprofit, Innovate Public Schoo
Assembly hopefuls square off in candidates' forum
Mountain View Voice / Posted 22 days ago
the final days before the primary. A Peninsula nonprofit, Innovate Public Schools, is planning a forum focused on education and housing at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, June 2, at the St. Francis de Assisi Catholic Church at 1425 Bay Road in East Palo A... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Follow the aroma, it’s Cajun Fest!Cajun delicacies. And when your mouth begins watering, don’t hesitate to follow
Follow the aroma, it’s Cajun Fest!
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 22 days ago
Cajun delicacies. And when your mouth begins watering, don’t hesitate to follow your nose – straight to St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church, where Cajun Fest will take place. You, your friends and neighbors are all invited and welcome. “We... Read more
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Sterling Journal-Advocate
New executive council for secular Franciscan orderSuzanne Deshayes, OFS; Marilyn Krier, OFS; Vincent Hoefler, OFS; and Francy Sim
New executive council for secular Franciscan order
Sterling Journal-Advocate / Posted 22 days ago
Suzanne Deshayes, OFS; Marilyn Krier, OFS; Vincent Hoefler, OFS; and Francy Simants, OFS. In the words of St. Francis of Assisi, "Those who are put in charge of others should be no prouder of their office than if they had been appointed to wash... Read more
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Breitbart
Top Obama Aides: Childhood in Muslim Nation Influenced His Worldviewin official school documents: In January 1968, Obama was registered as a Musli
Top Obama Aides: Childhood in Muslim Nation Influenced His Worldview
Breitbart / Posted 25 days ago
in official school documents: In January 1968, Obama was registered as a Muslim at Jakarta’s Roman Catholic Franciscus Assisi Primary School under the name Barry Soetoro. He was listed as an Indonesian citizen whose stepfather, listed on school... Read more
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