Daily Archives: April 26, 2011

‘Soul Surfer’: A real-life story hits the red carpet

By John Mulderig Catholic News Service Events this spring surrounding the New York opening of the Hawaii-set film “Soul Surfer” – a fact-based drama about devoutly Christian surfing enthusiast Bethany Hamilton – revealed some interesting details about her story’s odyssey … Continue reading

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How Operation Rice Bowl coins add up

Catholic Relief Services, the U.S. church’s international relief and development agency, received Operation Rice Bowl donations from 12,681 parishes and schools across the country this year. Participating donors  (and possible future contributors) can check out how their contributions are used here. Operation Rice Bowl began in 1975 … Continue reading

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