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Dare to Be Holy WARWICK – St. Benedict Church, 135 Beach Ave., is hosting a parish mission beginning at 7 p.m. each evening, Sunday, Dec. 7-Wed., Dec. 10. Catholic lay evangelist Bill … more
BARRINGTON — For Carmelite Sister Eileen Nasser, the seasons of Advent and Christmas always evoke prayerful and beautiful memories of growing up in Bethlehem. more
PROVIDENCE – Middle School. Many hold less than fond memories of it; others choose not to remember it at all – angst, cliques, awkwardness and the unrelenting quest to be deemed "cool." more
PROVIDENCE — On a cold November morning, community leaders and advocates for the homeless gathered for a press conference at McAuley House last week to underscore the success of the facility’s “Lunch on Us” program and to thank the business community, a local parish and a Catholic school for their support during increasingly difficult economic times. more
“Mass is boring” or “I don’t get anything out of Mass” is the cry of those who have not yet discovered the beauty of the liturgy. more
EAST GREENWICH – Our Lady of Mercy Elementary School bubbled over with excitement last week. It was the school's Bubble Festival, an event put on by the eighth grade class for the rest of the school's students to learn about the special properties of bubbles and how to create them. more
PROVIDENCE — Father Roger A. Houle, pastor of St. Joseph Church, Scituate, was appointed to the newly-created position of Senior Priest Advisor by Bishop Thomas J. Tobin, effective November 1. more
Amidst the secular spirit of the day there flickers the light of the sacred and spiritual. more
MISQUAMICUT – The southernmost mainland parish in the Diocese of Providence sits two blocks from the Atlantic Ocean, and a subtle nautical theme in the church’s interior conveys a true sense of place. more
My Dear Friends: The Catholic Church in Rhode Island is blessed with many wonderful individuals who give generously with their time and talent to fulfill these words of our late Holy Father. … more
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