Daily Archives: July 31, 2009

Hawaii gears up for Blessed Damien’s sainthood

In mid-October Hawaii Catholics will get their first saint when the Belgian-born missionary priest Blessed Damien de Veuster is canonized along with Blessed Jeanne Jugan, founder of the Little Sisters of the Poor, and three others. Father Damien spent the last 16 years of his life caring … Continue reading

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Church ministries to jobless continue

CNS has written before — in blogs and news stories — about church groups reaching out to the unemployed.  These programs continue to pop up in church basements around the country as people continue to feel the effects of the economic tailspin. Recent … Continue reading

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