Daily Archives: October 4, 2013

A home for a cat on the feast of St. Francis of Assisi

For one lucky cat in Washington, the feast of St. Francis is more than a day to receive a few sprinkles of holy water. It’s the anniversary of the day when he found a permanent home. Francisco, named after St. Francis … Continue reading

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Assisi: what the pope would have said

VATICAN CITY — We all know how the pope likes to set aside his prepared text and speak heart-to-heart to his audience. It looks like he will be doing a bit of the same during his Oct. 4 trip to … Continue reading

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