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PC students get a dynamic, pro-life lesson in fatherhood

PROVIDENCE — “We need our mother AND our fathers. Children flourish best in that kind of home,” Ryan Bomberger said in delivering a recent Zoom presentation on Fatherhood to the …

Diocese recruiting candidates for its next class of permanent deacons

PROVIDENCE — Do you have what it takes to answer the call for a few good men who are discerning a vocation to serve in the permanent diaconate? Bishop Thomas J. …

Catholic Communication Campaign: Connecting communities in Christ

PROVIDENCE —The Catholic Communication Campaign “relies on the generosity of Catholics across the country to help us continue to spread the good news, especially during these challenging …

Mark Gadoury ordained to Sacred Order of the Diaconate

PROVIDENCE — Auxiliary Bishop Robert C. Evans ordained Mark Gabriel Gadoury to the transitional diaconate on Saturday, May 15 at the Cathedral of SS. Peter and Paul. Click here to see a …

Classmates reflect on 70th anniversary of priesthood

PAWTUCKET / MATUNUCK — Eight men were ordained to the diocesan priesthood in Providence, Rhode Island, on May 19, 1951.It was a Saturday morning. The ordination Mass began at 8 a.m., with …
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Are We Just Dust In The Wind?

I close my eyes only for a moment and the moment’s gone.All my dreams pass before my eyes, a curiosity.Dust in the wind, all they are is dust in the wind.All we are is dust in the …

OPINION

Providing COVID vaccines for poor nations is a human right and moral duty

The head of the World Health Organization (WHO), as reported by The Guardian, has warned that as COVID vaccines continue to roll out, the world faces a “catastrophic moral failure” as …

Will you have faith when the great and terrible day of the Lord arrives?

From the creation account in Genesis, through the release of the Hebrews from Egypt, during the sojourn in the wilderness and even into the apocalyptic visions of the later Hebrew Scriptures, it is …
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The Society of the Propagation of the Faith: Supporting the Great Commission It was an unexpected honor to be asked to serve as the director for the Society for the Propagation of the Faith by Bishop Thomas J. Tobin. To be a successor in the position of the late Msgr. William …