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Times News
Canon lawyer provides voice for parishionersof Clergy — basically the Catholic Church’s appeals court. She has also taken u
Canon lawyer provides voice for parishioners
Times News / Posted 5 hours ago
of Clergy — basically the Catholic Church’s appeals court. She has also taken up the case of two other local churches, St. Francis of Assisi Parish in Nesquehoning and Our Lady of Lourdes in Weatherly. When the parishioners mark the 125th... Read more
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Click Liverpool
Academy of St Francis of Assisi named school of sanctuary – Click LiverpoolThe Academy of St Francis of Assisi (ASFA) has been celebrated for its diligent
Academy of St Francis of Assisi named school of sanctuary – Click Liverpool
Click Liverpool / Posted 10 hours ago
The Academy of St Francis of Assisi (ASFA) has been celebrated for its diligent efforts to offer a safe haven for pupils- including refugees and asylum seekers. The Academy, where pupils speak 40 different languages, has become the first secondary... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Things to do in Morgan CountyMorgan at 3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 2, for a special blessing of the animals. This b
Things to do in Morgan County
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 18 hours ago
Morgan at 3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 2, for a special blessing of the animals. This blessing will be held in commemoration of St. Francis of Assisi, patron saint of animals, who recognized the divine spark in the beauty of creation and all living... Read more
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The Suburbanite
Summit County area calendar of eventsof Heaven Church will hold a Bring Your Pets to Mass. The outdoor Mass with pet
Summit County area calendar of events
The Suburbanite / Posted yesterday
of Heaven Church will hold a Bring Your Pets to Mass. The outdoor Mass with pet blessing, will commemorate the Feast of St. Francis of Assisi and his love of animals. The mass will be held at 11 a.m. Pets need to be on leashes or caged. Bring your... Read more
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The Hindu
C.F.John invokes the spirit of saint Kabir and saint Francis of Assisi on his canvasesDrawing inspiration from mystic saints Francis of Assisi, and Kabir, artist C.F
C.F.John invokes the spirit of saint Kabir and saint Francis of Assisi on his canvases
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
Drawing inspiration from mystic saints Francis of Assisi, and Kabir, artist C.F. John evokes metaphors on his canvases that tell us to honour life One contemplates international politics, security, borders, corruption but forgets to see the soil... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Report considers impact of El NinoAgreement,” says Mrs Hickey.Caritas launches its annual environment reports on
Report considers impact of El Nino
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
Agreement,” says Mrs Hickey.Caritas launches its annual environment reports on 4 October to coincide with the Feast of St Francis of Assisi, the patron saint for ecology, after whom Pope Francis is named.ENDSCaritas Aotearoa New Zealand is the New... Read more
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Times News
Prayer service to mark closed parish’s 125th anniversarySociety and other organization. Coal Region Catholics for Change consists of m
Prayer service to mark closed parish’s 125th anniversary
Times News / Posted 2 days ago
Society and other organization. Coal Region Catholics for Change consists of members of the former St. Katharine’s, St. Francis of Assisi in Nesquehoning, Our Lady of the Angels School, and now includes Our Lady of Lourdes in Weatherly. People... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
Island pets to receive blessing Oct. 1pets are encouraged to bring their humans and friends to church Saturday, Oct.
Island pets to receive blessing Oct. 1
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted 3 days ago
pets are encouraged to bring their humans and friends to church Saturday, Oct. 1, in celebration of a day dedicated to St. Francis of Assisi, regarded world-wide as the patron saint of animals and the environment. Island clergy will recognize this... Read more
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Greencastle Banner-Graphic
Pianist May Phang presents Faculty Select Concert Fridaywhile the Liszt work, "L�gende No. 1," composed right after he was ordained a m
Pianist May Phang presents Faculty Select Concert Friday
Greencastle Banner-Graphic / Posted 3 days ago
while the Liszt work, "L�gende No. 1," composed right after he was ordained a monk, is inspired by the legend of St. Francis of Assisi preaching to the birds. The closing composition, Curt Cacioppo's Ostinato-Fantasia ("Funkinato") is based... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Cats, dogs and donkeys invited to join animal blessing service in Wantageyear's animal blessing service at St John Vianney Church in Wantage. The cerem
Cats, dogs and donkeys invited to join animal blessing service in Wantage
Oxford Mail / Posted 3 days ago
year's animal blessing service at St John Vianney Church in Wantage. The ceremony of prayers and blessing remembering St Francis of Assisi will be held at the Charlton Road church on Sunday, October 9, at 3pm. Cats, dogs, hamsters and lizards... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Weldon Valley newsof flu each year. Over 40,000 deaths are prevented thanks to the flu vaccine. G
Weldon Valley news
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 3 days ago
of flu each year. Over 40,000 deaths are prevented thanks to the flu vaccine. Get your flu shot! Church chat: Mass at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church, 801 Warren in Weldona will be held on Saturdays at 5 p.m. with Father Francisco J. Garcia.... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
'No God of war' - Pope Franciscrisis. It is the pope's second visit in as many months to the picturesque hil
'No God of war' - Pope Francis
News 24 South Africa / Posted 4 days ago
crisis. It is the pope's second visit in as many months to the picturesque hillside town, where his name-sake Saint Francis of Assisi was born and found God, renouncing his wealth for a life of poverty and becoming an emissary of peace. The... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Pope slams 'deafening silence of indifference' to war victimscrisis. It is the pope's second visit in as many months to the picturesque hil
Pope slams 'deafening silence of indifference' to war victims
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 4 days ago
crisis. It is the pope's second visit in as many months to the picturesque hillside town, where his name-sake Saint Francis of Assisi was born and found God, renouncing his wealth for a life of poverty and becoming an emissary of peace. The... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Feel shame our human brothers and sisters can wage war in God’s name: Popecrisis. It is the pope’s second visit in as many months to the picturesque hil
Feel shame our human brothers and sisters can wage war in God’s name: Pope
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 4 days ago
crisis. It is the pope’s second visit in as many months to the picturesque hillside town, where his name-sake Saint Francis of Assisi was born and found God, renouncing his wealth for a life of poverty and becoming an emissary of peace. The... Read more
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Newsmax
'No God of War', Pope Says as Faith Leaders Meetcrisis. It is the Pope's second visit in as many months to the picturesque hil
'No God of War', Pope Says as Faith Leaders Meet
Newsmax / Posted 4 days ago
crisis. It is the Pope's second visit in as many months to the picturesque hillside town, where his name-sake Saint Francis of Assisi was born and found God, renouncing his wealth for a life of poverty and becoming an emissary of peace. The... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
M's Harbaugh: Wilton Speight had 'gravel in his guts' vs. Coloradowiped out and the play put U-M in a 14-0 hole, he sold coach Jim Harbaugh at th
M's Harbaugh: Wilton Speight had 'gravel in his guts' vs. Colorado
Detroit Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
wiped out and the play put U-M in a 14-0 hole, he sold coach Jim Harbaugh at the time. "I've thought it was a true sign of somebody's character that they don't just cry victim when they're victimized," Harbaugh said on his radio show, "Inside... Read more
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Drayton Valley Western Review
Get your pets blessedceremony hasn’t been part of the church’s events in a few years, but they have
Get your pets blessed
Drayton Valley Western Review / Posted 5 days ago
ceremony hasn’t been part of the church’s events in a few years, but they have decided to bring it back in honour of Saint Francis of Assisi and to celebrate his teachings. “We celebrate his teachings on Oct. 4 and so it’s become a tradition to... Read more
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Hospitality Net
HFTP Announces 2016 Paragon Award Recipientsstudents and mentoring students has been [his] passion as [he] was a teacher in
HFTP Announces 2016 Paragon Award Recipients
Hospitality Net / Posted 5 days ago
students and mentoring students has been [his] passion as [he] was a teacher in Economics and Business Management at St. Francis of Assisi Convent School in Navsari Gujarat India, where [he] was a student in [his] primary and high school... Read more
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The Commerce News
With a little bit of luck..closer look at the topknot revealed that it was actually another bird, sitting
With a little bit of luck..
The Commerce News / Posted 6 days ago
closer look at the topknot revealed that it was actually another bird, sitting on his head. I thought of the statue of St. Francis of Assisi that Dad had placed lovingly in his garden. Could this be an East Asian or North African version of St.... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
News - The Times-Tribuneby water in flooding over the summer. 3. Which of the following does a group o
News - The Times-Tribune
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
by water in flooding over the summer. 3. Which of the following does a group of local restaurant owners provide to St. Francis of Assisi Kitchen once a month? A. Fresh fruit and vegetables. B. Flour. C. Pizza. D. Bagels. 4. True or false?... Read more
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Waxahachie Daily Light
CAMPBELL: Understanding understandingPhilippians 2:4 of looking “not only to your own interests, but also to the int
CAMPBELL: Understanding understanding
Waxahachie Daily Light / Posted 7 days ago
Philippians 2:4 of looking “not only to your own interests, but also to the interests of others.”Wise is the prayer of St. Francis of Assisi who prayed, “Let me not seek to be understood but to understand.”— Fred Campbell, President of Living Grace... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Jeremy Corbyn: ‘People say I should be tougher. But it’s not my style’voters. I will also be emphasising the contradictions in Theresa May, who stand
Jeremy Corbyn: ‘People say I should be tougher. But it’s not my style’
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 7 days ago
voters. I will also be emphasising the contradictions in Theresa May, who stands on the steps of Downing Street like St Francis of Assisi, and then produces a higher education bill that further restricts access. Now she is proposing a British... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Pamela K. Wasson-Brandtis handling arrangements. A memorial has been established.� “If you have men
Pamela K. Wasson-Brandt
SaukValley.com / Posted 7 days ago
is handling arrangements. A memorial has been established.� “If you have men who will exclude any of God’s creatures from the shelter of compassion and pity, you will have men who will deal likewise with their fellow men.” – St. Francis of... Read more
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New Kerala
Man attacks New York policeman with meat cleaver - newkerala.com #119494there were altercations at the home and that the police had to get involved. A
Man attacks New York policeman with meat cleaver - newkerala.com #119494
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
there were altercations at the home and that the police had to get involved. According to New York Post, people at the St. Francis of Assisi food pantry in Midtown, where Joudeh would visit, remembered him as mild-mannered despite his suffering... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Boulder church holding 'Blessing of the Animals' ceremony on Sundayexpects dogs, cats, chickens, snakes, rabbits and birds to be blessed there. Th
Boulder church holding 'Blessing of the Animals' ceremony on Sunday
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 9 days ago
expects dogs, cats, chickens, snakes, rabbits and birds to be blessed there. The blessing is held each year in honor of St. Francis of Assisi, the patron saint of animals. There will also be pony rides for kids and a petting zoo with goats and... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Day in History - McKinley Dies, Roosevelt President; Raid in Old ForgeMonday. (read more) A baker’s dozen of local pizza shops that have banded toge
Day in History - McKinley Dies, Roosevelt President; Raid in Old Forge
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
Monday. (read more) A baker’s dozen of local pizza shops that have banded together to provide one meal a month at St. Francis of Assisi Kitchen hoped their example would inspire more eateries to do the same. (read more) A Carbondale man held... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Geisinger Health System adding 1,500 doctors, other workersMonday. (read more) A baker’s dozen of local pizza shops that have banded toge
Geisinger Health System adding 1,500 doctors, other workers
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
Monday. (read more) A baker’s dozen of local pizza shops that have banded together to provide one meal a month at St. Francis of Assisi Kitchen hoped their example would inspire more eateries to do the same. (read more) A Carbondale man held... Read more
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Times News
Nesquehoning woman is 100Company and the Golden Agers, where she sang in the chorus. She was a member o
Nesquehoning woman is 100
Times News / Posted 11 days ago
Company and the Golden Agers, where she sang in the chorus. She was a member of Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church and St. Francis of Assisi Church, and participated in the former in the choir and the Sodality of the Blessed Mother. Mary lived in... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Pizzerias team up to benefit St. Francis KitchenA baker’s dozen of local pizza shops that have banded together to provide one m
Pizzerias team up to benefit St. Francis Kitchen
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
A baker’s dozen of local pizza shops that have banded together to provide one meal a month at St. Francis of Assisi Kitchen hoped their example would inspire more eateries to do the same. Nearly seven months later, no other restaurants have stepped... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Weldon Valley newsparents, Meredith and Cole Chapin, grandparents Nancy and Craig Scott and Cindy
Weldon Valley news
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 11 days ago
parents, Meredith and Cole Chapin, grandparents Nancy and Craig Scott and Cindy and Foy Chapin. Church chat: Mass at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church, 801 Warren in Weldona will be held on Saturdays at 5 p.m. with Father Francisco J. Garcia.... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Kansas priest suspended after child porn allegationsinvestigation. The priest in question, Fr. Chris Rossman, who is the pastor of
Kansas priest suspended after child porn allegations
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 12 days ago
investigation. The priest in question, Fr. Chris Rossman, who is the pastor of Annunciation Church in Baldwin City and St. Francis of Assisi Church in Lapeer, KS has been suspended from ministry, pending the outcome of investigations by law... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Catholic priest serving Baldwin and Lapeer suspended after visiting 'inappropriate' websitesauthorities said. The priest, identified as the Rev. Chris Rossman, pastor of
Catholic priest serving Baldwin and Lapeer suspended after visiting 'inappropriate' websites
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 12 days ago
authorities said. The priest, identified as the Rev. Chris Rossman, pastor of Annunciation Church in Baldwin City and St. Francis of Assisi Church in Lapeer, was suspended Friday, pending the outcome of investigations by law enforcement and the... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Ridgefield Park renames stretch of road in memory of firefighter who died in 9/11 attacks [video]because we could never forget the men and women who gave their lives on an ordi
Ridgefield Park renames stretch of road in memory of firefighter who died in 9/11 attacks [video]
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 12 days ago
because we could never forget the men and women who gave their lives on an ordinary day,’’ said Rev. Larry Evans of St. Francis of Assisi R.C. Church. “Dying because we as a nation believe in freedom, we believe in equality.” A street sign... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Students take steps to jobs successorganisations, including Uniting Care, Meals on Wheels, Relationships Australia
Students take steps to jobs success
The Daily Mercury / Posted 12 days ago
organisations, including Uniting Care, Meals on Wheels, Relationships Australia, Carlisle Adventist Christian College, Francis of Assisi, and Shakespeare Child and Family Centre, has resulted in quality work experience opportunities for... Read more
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FOX 4 Kansas City
Catholic priest suspended after reports he visited inappropriate websitesan investigation. The priest in question, Fr. Chris Rossman, pastor of Annunci
Catholic priest suspended after reports he visited inappropriate websites
FOX 4 Kansas City / Posted 12 days ago
an investigation. The priest in question, Fr. Chris Rossman, pastor of Annunciation Church in Baldwin City and St. Francis of Assisi Church in Lapeer, Kan. has been suspended from ministry, pending investigations by law enforcement as well... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Ridgefield Park renames stretch of road in memory of firefighter who died in 9/11 attacksbecause we could never forget the men and women who gave their lives on an ordi
Ridgefield Park renames stretch of road in memory of firefighter who died in 9/11 attacks
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 12 days ago
because we could never forget the men and women who gave their lives on an ordinary day,’’ said Rev. Larry Evans of St. Francis of Assisi R.C. Church. “Dying because we as a nation believe in freedom, we believe in equality.” A street sign... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
On 15th anniversary of 9/11, 'the grief never goes away'etched on their faces, give a last salute to their beloved colleague, the Rev.
On 15th anniversary of 9/11, 'the grief never goes away'
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 13 days ago
etched on their faces, give a last salute to their beloved colleague, the Rev. Mychal Judge, during his funeral at St. Francis of Assisi Church on W. 31st St. Judge, a Fire Department chaplain, was killed by falling debris on Tuesday while... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
15th anniversary 9/11 ceremony begins in silence, bell ringetched on their faces, give a last salute to their beloved colleague, the Rev.
15th anniversary 9/11 ceremony begins in silence, bell ring
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 13 days ago
etched on their faces, give a last salute to their beloved colleague, the Rev. Mychal Judge, during his funeral at St. Francis of Assisi Church on W. 31st St. Judge, a Fire Department chaplain, was killed by falling debris on Tuesday while... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
15th anniversary 9/11 ceremony begins in silence, bell ringetched on their faces, give a last salute to their beloved colleague, the Rev.
15th anniversary 9/11 ceremony begins in silence, bell ring
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 13 days ago
etched on their faces, give a last salute to their beloved colleague, the Rev. Mychal Judge, during his funeral at St. Francis of Assisi Church on W. 31st St. Judge, a Fire Department chaplain, was killed by falling debris on Tuesday while... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Around the Towns, Sept. 4, 2016Carbondale St. Francis of Assisi Kitchen acknowledged and thanked the members
Around the Towns, Sept. 4, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
Carbondale St. Francis of Assisi Kitchen acknowledged and thanked the members of St. Rose of Lima and Our Lady of Mount Carmel Parish and its pastor, the Rev. James Price, for their ongoing cooperation with its hot-meals outreach program. About 100... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Iconic images: The terror attacks of 9/11etched on their faces, give a last salute to their beloved colleague, the Rev.
Iconic images: The terror attacks of 9/11
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 14 days ago
etched on their faces, give a last salute to their beloved colleague, the Rev. Mychal Judge, during his funeral at St. Francis of Assisi Church on W. 31st St. Judge, a Fire Department chaplain, was killed by falling debris on Tuesday while... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
How the pain of 9/11 still stays with a generationetched on their faces, give a last salute to their beloved colleague, the Rev.
How the pain of 9/11 still stays with a generation
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
etched on their faces, give a last salute to their beloved colleague, the Rev. Mychal Judge, during his funeral at St. Francis of Assisi Church on W. 31st St. Judge, a Fire Department chaplain, was killed by falling debris on Tuesday while... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Joan Rose Joins Coldwell Banker Pryor RealtyWomen’s Leadership Institute, and serves on the Board of Directors for Junior A
Joan Rose Joins Coldwell Banker Pryor Realty
The Chattanoogan / Posted 15 days ago
Women’s Leadership Institute, and serves on the Board of Directors for Junior Achievement. She volunteers in various roles with the United Way, the Chattanooga Chamber of Commerce, the Salvation Army and St. Francis of Assisi Episco... Read more
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Palo Alto Weekly
Illegal-housing crackdown leads to dozens of evictionsin motels for three days at a time; then they slept in a park. Eventually, they
Illegal-housing crackdown leads to dozens of evictions
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted 15 days ago
in motels for three days at a time; then they slept in a park. Eventually, they were living in their car in front of St. Francis of Assisi Church, she said. Gonzalez, 39, is typical of many of those who face eviction -- underemployed or working... Read more
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International Business Times
9/11 remembered: Photos show devastation of New York World Trade Center attacks 15 years ago2001: Firefighters attend a funeral service for New York Fire Department Chapla
9/11 remembered: Photos show devastation of New York World Trade Center attacks 15 years ago
International Business Times / Posted 15 days ago
2001: Firefighters attend a funeral service for New York Fire Department Chaplain Rev. Mychal Judge, in front of the St. Francis of Assisi ChurchJoe Raedle/ Getty Images15 September 2001: A firefighter wipes a tear while saluting the casket of... Read more
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Time
Watch Rihanna Feed Birds While Dressed Up As a Giant Hearta striking resemblance to Looney Tunes character, Gossamer), where she proceede
Watch Rihanna Feed Birds While Dressed Up As a Giant Heart
Time / Posted 18 days ago
a striking resemblance to Looney Tunes character, Gossamer), where she proceeded to feed the birds like a very chic St. Francis of Assisi (that is, if St. Francis wore $15,500 Yves Saint Laurent fox fur coats). Perhaps even more endearing than... Read more
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Canberra Times
Catholic schools call for equity in funding for disabled studentsthe lead-up to the election. Kurrajong electorate: Merici College, Braddon, 7p
Catholic schools call for equity in funding for disabled students
Canberra Times / Posted 20 days ago
the lead-up to the election. Kurrajong electorate: Merici College, Braddon, 7pm, September 5; Brindabella electorate: St Francis of Assisi, Calwell, 7pm, September 7; Murrumbidgee electorate: Marist College Junior School, Pearce, 7pm, September... Read more
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Canberra Times
Cup riches a lure for Middle Eastern rulers as carnival draws contendersthose races," Ferguson said. Appleby's chief Cups hope is Scottish, but the li
Cup riches a lure for Middle Eastern rulers as carnival draws contenders
Canberra Times / Posted 20 days ago
those races," Ferguson said. Appleby's chief Cups hope is Scottish, but the likes of Second Wave, Oceanographer, Qewy, and Francis Of Assisi could try to qualify for the big race through lead-up events like the cups at Moonee Valley, Bendigo and... Read more
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EuroNews
Pope shakes paw of rescue doghandler and his colleague.The patron saint of animals It is not surprising tha
Pope shakes paw of rescue dog
EuroNews / Posted 21 days ago
handler and his colleague.The patron saint of animals It is not surprising that the Pope has an affinity with animals. St Francis of Assisi is the patron saint of animals. He was also the founder of the Franciscan Order, to which Pope Francis... Read more
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Radio Angulo
Cuba to Host F1st World Festival of Countertenorsand Cuba, who have already confirmed their attendance. The venues of the festi
Cuba to Host F1st World Festival of Countertenors
Radio Angulo / Posted 21 days ago
and Cuba, who have already confirmed their attendance. The venues of the festival will be the Marti and Karl Marx theaters, the National Fine Arts Museum, the Minor Basilica of Saint Francis of Assisi and the Spanish-American Culture Center. /... Read more
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