Priest

Thumbnail gaza hit by israeli airstrikes on nov 14 2012 cna credit  lpjorg 1 Amid violence, priest opts to stay with parishioners in Gaza

Argentinean priest Father Jorge Hernandez, pastor of Holy Family Parish in the Gaza strip, stayed with his parishioners despite three missile...

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Thumbnail archbishop george niederauer courtesy of the archdiocese of san francisco cna Archbishop Niederauer remembered for his service to the Church

San Francisco, Calif., May 3, 2017 / 12:32 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- After battling lung disease, Archbishop Emeritus George H. Niederauer of San...

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Thumbnail priest collar credit alphaspirit via wwwshutterstockcom cna California priest found guilty of embezzling donations

San Jose, Calif., Mar 24, 2017 / 06:38 am (CNA).- A priest in California has been found guilty of diverting $19,000 in donations to his personal...

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Thumbnail msgr bernard dolan Champion of Catholic Education

“One man soweth, another repeath” is an appropriate scriptural adage for the educational accomplishments of Msgr. Bernard J. Dolan (1890-1968), one...

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Thumbnail grace napolitano father mike gutierrez Congresswoman Napolitano welcomes Baldwin Park priest to deliver House prayer

On April 26, Rep. Grace F. Napolitano (D-Calif.) asked Father Michael “Mike” Gutiérrez to deliver the opening prayer at the U.S. House of...

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Thumbnail fr xavier colleoni Father Xavier Colleoni, Comboni Missionary, celebrates two milestones

Father Xavier Colleoni, Comboni Missionary and priest at Holy Cross Church in Los Angeles, celebrated his 90th birthday and the 65th anniversary of...

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Thumbnail priest public domain via pixabay cna He used to spit on those going to Mass – now he's a priest

Madrid, Spain, Mar 6, 2017 / 03:07 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- After an anti-clerical childhood and adolescence, filled with hatred for the Church, Fr....

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Thumbnail ansh with cardinal dinardo june 17 2014 cna cna jpg Hispanic Catholic priests help build bridges, convention leader says

A national gathering of Hispanic Catholic priests in Houston aims to build community and affirm their role as “bridges” between the Hispanic and...

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Thumbnail father don woznicki new ethos Holy-wood: How one priest supports films that ‘promote truth, beauty and goodness’

The path to priesthood doesn’t often include stops on the sets of soap operas. But for Father Don Woznicki, a stint as a production assistant for...

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Thumbnail hostage credit 271 eak moto shutterstock cna Hope continues for captured Filipino priest sighted alive

Marawi, Philippines, Jun 27, 2017 / 09:04 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Captured priest Father Teresito “Chito” Suganob was seen alive on Sunday in a part...

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Jesús María, Mexico, Mar 29, 2017 / 12:43 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Fr. Felipe Altamirano Carrillo, an indigenous priest who served in the Mexico's...

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Thumbnail jasonthomascrocker sophia carl wedding 220 cna 1 Jesuit Father Raymond Gawronski remembered for witness of priesthood

Father Raymond Thomas Gawronski, S.J., professor of dogmatics at St. Patrick's Seminary and University in Menlo Park, California, died in the...

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Thumbnail hostage credit 271 eak moto shutterstock cna Kidnapped Filipino priest pleads for help in video

Marawi, Philippines, May 30, 2017 / 11:49 am (CNA/EWTN News).- A week after Islamist militants kidnapped some 240 Catholics in the Philippines, a...

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Thumbnail priest during wedding ceremony credit vivver shutterstock cna Kidnapped priest in Mexico liberated

Tampico, Mexico, Apr 1, 2017 / 06:02 am (CNA/EWTN News).- A priest in Mexico's state of Tamaulipas who had been abducted earlier this week was...

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Thumbnail cathedral of our lady of the angels in los angeles california credit archdiocese of los angeles cna us catholic news 3 13 13 LA priest says he has lived his vocation 'from my mother's womb'

A young Nigerian priest who serves the Hispanic community in California says he received his vocation in his mother's womb. Father Kelechi Alzoie...

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Thumbnail priest collar credit  gregory dean via wwwshutterstockcom cna Mexican priest moved to intermediate care after stabbing attack

Mexico City, Mexico, Jun 28, 2017 / 12:07 am (CNA).- Father Miguel Angel Machorro, who was stabbed May 15 at the Mexico City Cathedral, left...

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Thumbnail msgr jeremiah murphy Msgr. Jeremiah Timothy Murphy, priest for more than 50 years, dies at 79

Msgr. Jeremiah Timothy Murphy, a faithful servant of the Archdiocese of Los Angeles known for his love for the priesthood, rigorous intellectual...

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Thumbnail msgr. sal pilato  los angeles Msgr. Pilato celebrates 25th year as priest, prepares for sabbatical

Msgr. Sabato “Sal” Pilato celebrated the 25th anniversary of his ordination this year. He is also stepping down from the job that he has held for...

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