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WASHINGTON – The Vatican has initiated an apostolic visitation of institutes for women religious in the United States to find out why the numbers of their members have decreased during the past 40 years and to look at the quality of life in the communities. more
With the season of Lent beginning on February 25, the faithful are reminded of the following Lenten Regulations: more
St. Francis of Assisi Parish, 596 Jefferson Blvd., Warwick, RI, will offer an adult Lenten lecture series on the Thursdays of Lent at 7 p.m. in the church beginning February 26. Father John A. Kiley, … more
Dominican Fathers $1,000.00 St. Theresa of the Child Jesus-Harrisville 547.00 Benefit Concert - Henri St. Louis & Garrepy Family Anonymous 400.00 In Memory of Mom & Dad Mr. & … more
PROVIDENCE — Thanks to a recent New York Times article on the ancient Catholic practice of indulgences, many people have been asking, what are indulgences? more
St. Thomas More holds Holy Hour, Benediction NARRAGANSETT — St. Thomas More Church, 53 Rockland Street, will hold a Holy Hour with Benediction of the Blessed Sacrament, March 1, the … more
PROVIDENCE — Bishop Thomas J. Tobin will celebrate a special Lenten Ash Wednesday Mass for students and faculty from Catholic schools on February 25 at 12:05 p.m. in the Cathedral of SS. Peter and Paul, One Cathedral Square, Providence. more
PROVIDENCE — “Beautiful” is not a word used often by the medical profession to describe suffering and death. It was, however, a word that Father Timothy Reilly often used last Saturday to describe to members of the Rhode Island Catholic Medical Society his experiences in administering the Sacrament of Anointing of the Sick. more
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PROVIDENCE — The Boards of Trustees of St. Joseph Health Services of Rhode Island and Roger Williams Hospital have signed a Definitive Agreement to form an affiliation between the two organizations under a recently-formed parent holding company that will be known as “CharterCARE Health Partners.” more
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