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Times of Malta
Marking 800 years of Dominican legacyand religious upheavals, so much so that Europe was torn apart by religious str
Marking 800 years of Dominican legacy
Times of Malta / Posted 2 hours ago
and religious upheavals, so much so that Europe was torn apart by religious strife and heresy. Dominic, together with Francis of Assisi, were like a breath of fresh air, and while the latter gave a new meaning to Christian traditions by... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Funeral tears as Italy says farewell to quake’s deadRomanians are unaccounted for, the foreign ministry in Bucharest said Saturday.
Funeral tears as Italy says farewell to quake’s dead
Manila Bulletin / Posted 10 hours ago
Romanians are unaccounted for, the foreign ministry in Bucharest said Saturday. The bells of the Basilica of Saint Francis of Assisi, which was destroyed in a double earthquake in September 1997 and reopened two years later, rang out in... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Funeral services set for Greg Schmidt, long-time top Capitol stafferHe had been a legislative staffer for more than four decades. A vigil service
Funeral services set for Greg Schmidt, long-time top Capitol staffer
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
He had been a legislative staffer for more than four decades. A vigil service will be held at 6:30 p.m. Monday at St. Francis of Assisi Church, 1006 26th St., near Sutter’s Fort, followed by a funeral mass at 10 a.m. Tuesday at the same... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Namedropper, August 26, 2016 University of Success, Scranton Rotarytortoises and a snake ... participated in service projects at the university’s
Namedropper, August 26, 2016 University of Success, Scranton Rotary
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
tortoises and a snake ... participated in service projects at the university’s community garden, Leahy Center and the St. Francis of Assisi Kitchen (and) ... visited the Lacka-wanna Coal Mine Tour at McDade Park, Pocono Environmental Education... Read more
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The Telegraph
'It's flat, like a book': Summer getaway reduced to ghost townabout the long delays in reconstruction after the 2009 quake. The area's most
'It's flat, like a book': Summer getaway reduced to ghost town
The Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
about the long delays in reconstruction after the 2009 quake. The area's most significant monument, the Basilica of Saint Francis of Assisi, was unharmed, as were monuments in the city of Perugia. "We were saved by a miracle," said Stefania... Read more
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The Buffalo News
“Timon Turns 70” to be held at Riverfest Sept. 10school, beginning with Rev. Claude Kean, the school’s first principal. Other 7
“Timon Turns 70” to be held at Riverfest Sept. 10
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 days ago
school, beginning with Rev. Claude Kean, the school’s first principal. Other 70th anniversary events are: • Feast of St. Francis of Assisi at 10 a.m. Oct. 4. • Veteran’s Recognition Event recognizing Timon Alumni who served in the military at 10... Read more
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The Buffalo News
“Timons Turn 70” to be held at Riverfest Sept. 10school, beginning with Rev. Claude Kean, the school’s first principal. Other 7
“Timons Turn 70” to be held at Riverfest Sept. 10
The Buffalo News / Posted 3 days ago
school, beginning with Rev. Claude Kean, the school’s first principal. Other 70th anniversary events are: • Feast of St. Francis of Assisi at 10 a.m. Oct. 4. • Veteran’s Recognition Event recognizing Timon Alumni who served in the military at 10... Read more
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EuroNews
Italy's worst earthquakeswithin a week of each other in 1997 killing 12 and injuring 110. In all 38,000
Italy's worst earthquakes
EuroNews / Posted 3 days ago
within a week of each other in 1997 killing 12 and injuring 110. In all 38,000 were made homeless. The Basilica of St. Francis of Assisi was also destroyed, as well as other historic buildings. In December 1990 Sicily was struck between the... Read more
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Okotoks Western Wheel
Teacher doing cartwheels over new joba brand spanking new school. Not only can Grade 2 teacher Laine Perizzolo do b
Teacher doing cartwheels over new job
Okotoks Western Wheel / Posted 3 days ago
a brand spanking new school. Not only can Grade 2 teacher Laine Perizzolo do back-flips, she can teach her students at St. Francis of Assisi Academy in Davisburg to do them as well. Perizzolo is also a coach at Mountain Shadows Gymnastics... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
At least 38 dead as earthquake rocks central Italyto the 2009 L’Aquila earthquake, another hit in 1997 in Umbria and Marche that
At least 38 dead as earthquake rocks central Italy
Bangor Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
to the 2009 L’Aquila earthquake, another hit in 1997 in Umbria and Marche that severely damaged the Basilica of St. Francis of Assisi. He said the main problems in the area were widespread older buildings that cannot withstand earthquakes... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
St. Francis coming downNORTH ADAMS >> The demolition of St. Francis of Assisi Church has resumed
St. Francis coming down
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 4 days ago
NORTH ADAMS >> The demolition of St. Francis of Assisi Church has resumed. Though the building has remained standing, its former steeple has been sitting in a pile next to the church since it was removed in an emergency demolition more than... Read more
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The Washington Times
Michael Morell the best the CIA has to offer?its biblical motto, “And you shall know the truth and the truth shall make you
Michael Morell the best the CIA has to offer?
The Washington Times / Posted 4 days ago
its biblical motto, “And you shall know the truth and the truth shall make you free,” must be replaced with the prayer of Francis of Assisi: “God grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change; courage to change the things that I can;... Read more
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This is West Country
Teen couple's wedding day saved by heroic small businessespregnant the Church said it felt it would not be right for them to marry the co
Teen couple's wedding day saved by heroic small businesses
This is West Country / Posted 5 days ago
pregnant the Church said it felt it would not be right for them to marry the couple. Fortunately the Reverend at the St Francis of Assisi, who knew Denise’s mother, agreed that the couple could get married there, but with money being tight, the... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
J. Brian Gendimenicowas an expert equestrian and was a member of the Mountain Trail Riders and the
J. Brian Gendimenico
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 5 days ago
was an expert equestrian and was a member of the Mountain Trail Riders and the 4-H Club. He was a member of the former St. Francis of Assisi Church, West Hazleton. Brian worked in the office supply industry for many years. He had founded JBG... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Charles Downsand was a devout Catholic. He was a longtime member of St. Peter Cathedral, ser
Charles Downs
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
and was a devout Catholic. He was a longtime member of St. Peter Cathedral, served 50 years in the Third Order of St. Francis of Assisi, and volunteered for 35 years in prison ministry at the Marquette Branch Prison. He also volunteered as a... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Charles James Downsfather, and a devout Catholic. He was a longtime member of St. Peter Cathedral,
Charles James Downs
The Mining Journal / Posted 5 days ago
father, and a devout Catholic. He was a longtime member of St. Peter Cathedral, served 50 years in the Third Order of St. Francis of Assisi, and volunteered for 35 years in prison ministry at the Marquette Branch Prison. He also volunteered as a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nun 'Weds' Church in Colourful Traditional Kikuyu Ceremonyas Ngurario in which her "groom", the church, was represented by Fr Boniface Mu
Nun 'Weds' Church in Colourful Traditional Kikuyu Ceremony
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
as Ngurario in which her "groom", the church, was represented by Fr Boniface Murage. The colourful ceremony was held at St Francis of Assisi Gititu Catholic Church in Tetu Constituency. Members of the Kikuyu Council of Elders, popularly known as... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Are Your Role Models Still Living?date. But there’s also no danger that sage spiritual minds of the past – like A
Are Your Role Models Still Living?
The Chattanoogan / Posted 6 days ago
date. But there’s also no danger that sage spiritual minds of the past – like Augustine, Charles H. Spurgeon, St. Francis of Assisi, Andrew Murray, Martin Luther, A.W. Tozer, Teresa of Avila, Oswald Chambers, C.S. Lewis, Corrie ten Boom,... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Weldon Valley news"Moooovin' For ZJ". Those wishing to join the team can register on line at www.
Weldon Valley news
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 6 days ago
"Moooovin' For ZJ". Those wishing to join the team can register on line at www.stepupdenver.org. 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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Op-Ed News
Eric McLuhan Reminds Us of Connection Consciousness in Roman Catholicism (REVIEW ESSAYpages 455-464. Chesterton was a well-known British convert to Catholicism. In m
Eric McLuhan Reminds Us of Connection Consciousness in Roman Catholicism (REVIEW ESSAY
Op-Ed News / Posted 7 days ago
pages 455-464. Chesterton was a well-known British convert to Catholicism. In my estimate, Chesterton's biographies of Francis of Assisi and Thomas Aquinas are still worth reading to this day. One year, McLuhan took a leave of absence from SLU... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Arthur P. Walters, Purple Heart recipient from World War IItreasure-hunting at flea markets. He especially enjoyed spending time with his
Arthur P. Walters, Purple Heart recipient from World War II
The Buffalo News / Posted 8 days ago
treasure-hunting at flea markets. He especially enjoyed spending time with his seven grandchildren. He was a member of St. Francis of Assisi Church, 71 Adam St., City of Tonawanda, where a Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at 10 a.m.... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
The service there’s nothing civil abouthim like a Brahman prince since infancy. So his colossal ego was outdone only b
The service there’s nothing civil about
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 8 days ago
him like a Brahman prince since infancy. So his colossal ego was outdone only by a smarmy smugness that would've made St. Francis of Assisi want to punch out his lights. Besides, I knew any office job I'd get would consist of sharpening pencils,... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Italian Lakes guide: the best hotels, restaurants and things to dobetween the 16th and 18th centuries. Each of these has painted terracotta statu
Italian Lakes guide: the best hotels, restaurants and things to do
Daily Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
between the 16th and 18th centuries. Each of these has painted terracotta statues that act out scenes from the life of St Francis of Assisi, attracting scores of pilgrims year-round. The cool air attracts just as many tourists who come to admire... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Weldon Valley newsMohrlang of Brush. It was an afternoon with a table of bountiful food, fun and
Weldon Valley news
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 12 days ago
Mohrlang of Brush. It was an afternoon with a table of bountiful food, fun and storytelling. 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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Tri-County Citizen
Engagement | May 6, 2012bridegroom is a 2003 graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, with a
Engagement | May 6, 2012
Tri-County Citizen / Posted 14 days ago
bridegroom is a 2003 graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, with a degree in finance/economics. He is currently operations manager of Verisys Registrars. A June wedding is being planned at St. Francis of Assisi Church in Milwaukee,... Read more
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The Columbian
Local pride on tap at Vancouver Brewfestshop run by Wally Wakeman out of his Vancouver house. The name, Wakeman said,
Local pride on tap at Vancouver Brewfest
The Columbian / Posted 14 days ago
shop run by Wally Wakeman out of his Vancouver house. The name, Wakeman said, is what he’s asked about the most. St. Francis of Assisi called his own body “brother ass,” Wakeman said, referring to the saint’s own stubborn nature. Wakeman... Read more
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Boston Globe
In Vermont woods, a logger faces the challenge of a remade industryafternoon, Goodhouse dressed in a short sleeved button-down and Carhartt jeans,
In Vermont woods, a logger faces the challenge of a remade industry
Boston Globe / Posted 14 days ago
afternoon, Goodhouse dressed in a short sleeved button-down and Carhartt jeans, and he and his wife drove over to St. Francis of Assisi, the Catholic church in Windsor. He felt funny saying so — loggers were supposed to be tough guys — but he... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Stuck on an allotment waiting list? Your prayers could be answeredleft out to tend to the plants. The vicar, the Rev John Hughes, who draws insp
Stuck on an allotment waiting list? Your prayers could be answered
Daily Telegraph / Posted 14 days ago
left out to tend to the plants. The vicar, the Rev John Hughes, who draws inspiration from the guerrilla gardening movement and St Francis of Assisi, said the initial impetus had been to make the churchyard more welcoming and less like a “fortre... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Cesar Chavez: The Life Behind A Legacy Of Farm Labor Rightsof the Catholic Church and from the life of St. Francis. An Italian nobleman wh
Cesar Chavez: The Life Behind A Legacy Of Farm Labor Rights
KERA North Texas / Posted 15 days ago
of the Catholic Church and from the life of St. Francis. An Italian nobleman who lived in the 12th and 13th centuries, Francis of Assisi renounced his wealth after a period of captivity during war and illness. He became a champion of the poor,... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Cesar Chavez: The Life Behind A Legacy Of Farm Labor Rightsof the Catholic Church and from the life of St. Francis. An Italian nobleman wh
Cesar Chavez: The Life Behind A Legacy Of Farm Labor Rights
KPBS San Diego / Posted 15 days ago
of the Catholic Church and from the life of St. Francis. An Italian nobleman who lived in the 12th and 13th centuries, Francis of Assisi renounced his wealth after a period of captivity during war and illness. He became a champion of the poor,... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Clergy Corner, Aug. 12, 2016That means there are way too many to have a favorite. If I had to pick one of t
Clergy Corner, Aug. 12, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 16 days ago
That means there are way too many to have a favorite. If I had to pick one of the officially sanctioned saints, I'd go with Francis of Assisi, the patron saint of ecology. THE REV. LUKE SPANNAGELSt. John's Catholic Newman Center, Champaign "I was... Read more
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Leominster Champion
Weekend PlannerSt. (Route 13), Leominster. For more information, please call Carter at (508) 3
Weekend Planner
Leominster Champion / Posted 16 days ago
St. (Route 13), Leominster. For more information, please call Carter at (508) 331-8562 or Klayman at (978) 537- 2424. St. Francis of Assisi Parish, located at 63 Sheridan St. in Fitchburg, will hold its Annual Festival from noon to 8 p.m. Come and... Read more
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Leominster Champion
August 12, 2016St. (Route 13), Leominster. For more information, please call Carter at (508) 3
August 12, 2016
Leominster Champion / Posted 16 days ago
St. (Route 13), Leominster. For more information, please call Carter at (508) 331-8562 or Klayman at (978) 537- 2424. St. Francis of Assisi Parish, located at 63 Sheridan St. in Fitchburg, will hold its Annual Festival from noon to 8 p.m. Come... Read more
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The Mercury News
Los Gatos: St. Luke's Episcopal Church invites pets to join their people during servicesheld in the parish garden. The garden is also where St. Luke's holds its annua
Los Gatos: St. Luke's Episcopal Church invites pets to join their people during services
The Mercury News / Posted 16 days ago
held in the parish garden. The garden is also where St. Luke's holds its annual "Blessing of the Animals" in honor of St. Francis of Assisi, who is the patron saint of ecology. According to legend, he preached to animals and wrote the Canticle of... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Pope Francis offers lessons in tolerance for alland guidance of its leader, Pope Francis. The first Jesuit Pope, he chose Fran
Pope Francis offers lessons in tolerance for all
Staten Island Advance / Posted 19 days ago
and guidance of its leader, Pope Francis. The first Jesuit Pope, he chose Francis as his papal name in honor of St. Francis of Assisi. Since his first days at the Vatican, Pope Francis has -- often to the surprise of the more conservative... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Weldon Valley newsPogue, Sue Stefford-Grey, Shirley Watts, and Melia Higgins. The next meeting wi
Weldon Valley news
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 19 days ago
Pogue, Sue Stefford-Grey, Shirley Watts, and Melia Higgins. The next meeting will be September 7. 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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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Funeral Service Monday for West Des Moines Police Officerthen eastbound into the Iowa Veterans Cemetery.The funeral for Officer Shawn Mi
Funeral Service Monday for West Des Moines Police Officer
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 20 days ago
then eastbound into the Iowa Veterans Cemetery.The funeral for Officer Shawn Miller is being held at 11:00 a.m. at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church in West Des Moines. Miller will be interred at the Iowa Veterans Cemetery in Adel. Over... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Procession Takes Fallen Officer by West Des Moines Police Stationto miss Shawn. I haven`t hurt like this in a long time. He was a good man." Hu
Procession Takes Fallen Officer by West Des Moines Police Station
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 20 days ago
to miss Shawn. I haven`t hurt like this in a long time. He was a good man." Hundreds of others waited outside of Saint Francis of Assisi Catholic Church in West Des Moines for the officer's visitation. It was a surreal feeling for Sgt. Jason... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
Family, friends hold visitation for West Des Moines officerMoines police officer Shawn Miller, who was killed Wednesday in a car versus mo
Family, friends hold visitation for West Des Moines officer
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 20 days ago
Moines police officer Shawn Miller, who was killed Wednesday in a car versus motorcycle crash near De Soto, was held at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church in West Des Moines. Family and friends gathered to show their respects as a trail of... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Community Mourns Loss of West Des Moines Police Officer as Visitation HeldMoines police officer killed on his way back from court on Wednesday. Visitati
Community Mourns Loss of West Des Moines Police Officer as Visitation Held
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 20 days ago
Moines police officer killed on his way back from court on Wednesday. Visitation for Officer Shawn Miller began at Saint Francis of Assisi Catholic Church in West Des Moines at 5 p.m. Sunday. Support has poured in from family, friends, strangers... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
Governor orders flags at half-staff to honor fallen officerfor the same length of time as a sign of respect. A visitation for Miller is p
Governor orders flags at half-staff to honor fallen officer
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 20 days ago
for the same length of time as a sign of respect. A visitation for Miller is planned Sunday from 5-7 p.m. at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church at 7075 Ashworth Road. The funeral is planned to start Monday at 11 a.m. at St. Francis of... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Funeral set for West Des Moines officer killed in crashofficer killed in a motorcycle crash earlier this week. The funeral for Office
Funeral set for West Des Moines officer killed in crash
KWWL Iowa / Posted 21 days ago
officer killed in a motorcycle crash earlier this week. The funeral for Officer Shawn Miller will be Monday at Saint Francis of Assisi Catholic Church in West Des Moines, with burial to follow at the Iowa Veterans Cemetery. Visitation will... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Funeral set for West Des Moines officer killed in crashofficer killed in a motorcycle crash earlier this week. The funeral for Office
Funeral set for West Des Moines officer killed in crash
KTTC Rochester / Posted 21 days ago
officer killed in a motorcycle crash earlier this week. The funeral for Officer Shawn Miller will be Monday at Saint Francis of Assisi Catholic Church in West Des Moines, with burial to follow at the Iowa Veterans Cemetery. Visitation will... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Funeral Details Announced for West Des Moines Police Officer Killed in Crashofficer killed in the line of duty in a traffic accident on Wednesday. The fun
Funeral Details Announced for West Des Moines Police Officer Killed in Crash
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 22 days ago
officer killed in the line of duty in a traffic accident on Wednesday. The funeral will take place at 11 a.m. Monday at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church in West Des Moines. Miller will be laid to rest at the Iowa Veterans Cemetery... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
Funeral details announced for West Des Moines officerleaves behind a wife and three children. VISITATION, FUNERAL: A visitation is
Funeral details announced for West Des Moines officer
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 22 days ago
leaves behind a wife and three children. VISITATION, FUNERAL: A visitation is planned Sunday from 5-7 p.m. at Saint Francis of Assisi Catholic Church at 7075 Ashworth Road. The funeral is planned to start Monday at 11 a.m. at Saint Francis... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Second chance for sinners as pope fetes ‘Assisi pardon’A SERVICE TO CLIENTS (mb.com.ph) The 79-year-old pope arrived by helicopter in
Second chance for sinners as pope fetes ‘Assisi pardon’
Manila Bulletin / Posted 23 days ago
A SERVICE TO CLIENTS (mb.com.ph) The 79-year-old pope arrived by helicopter in the hill-town in central Italy where Saint Francis of Assisi was born and found God, renouncing his wealth for a life of poverty and becoming an emissary of peace... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Sister M. Antoinette Campiere, longtime teacherfirst grade and second grade at the German Roman Catholic Orphanage, St. Nichol
Sister M. Antoinette Campiere, longtime teacher
The Buffalo News / Posted 23 days ago
first grade and second grade at the German Roman Catholic Orphanage, St. Nicholas School, St. Agnes School, St. Francis of Assisi School and St. Bernard’s School, all in Buffalo; Our Lady Help of Christians School in Cheektowaga; and... Read more
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asianage
Pope Francis at Assisi: Sinners get second chancecan be wiped clean. The 79-year-old Pope arrived by helicopter in the hill-tow
Pope Francis at Assisi: Sinners get second chance
asianage / Posted 23 days ago
can be wiped clean. The 79-year-old Pope arrived by helicopter in the hill-town in central Italy where his namesake Saint Francis of Assisi was born and found God, renouncing his wealth for a life of poverty and becoming an emissary of peace... Read more
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asianage
Pope Francis at Assisi Sinners get second chancecan be wiped clean. The 79-year-old Pope arrived by helicopter in the hill-tow
Pope Francis at Assisi Sinners get second chance
asianage / Posted 23 days ago
can be wiped clean. The 79-year-old Pope arrived by helicopter in the hill-town in central Italy where his namesake Saint Francis of Assisi was born and found God, renouncing his wealth for a life of poverty and becoming an emissary of peace... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Second chance for sinners as pope fetes 'Assisi pardon'can be wiped clean. The 79-year-old pope arrived by helicopter in the hill-tow
Second chance for sinners as pope fetes 'Assisi pardon'
News 24 South Africa / Posted 23 days ago
can be wiped clean. The 79-year-old pope arrived by helicopter in the hill-town in central Italy where his namesake Saint Francis of Assisi was born and found God, renouncing his wealth for a life of poverty and becoming an emissary of peace... Read more
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