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TO THE EDITOR: In George Weigel’s commentary in the September 2, 2021 issue of the RI Catholic, “Wanted: A Catholic Chaim Potok” he posed the question, “How can we learn … more
TO THE EDITOR: About 35 years ago, I encountered a woman of great faith by the name of Dolores Suriani. She came into my life while I was taking some time off from medical school. She inspired me … more
My second pastor at Sacred Heart Church, Pawtucket, was Fr. Edmund I. Mullen, a Boston native but a longtime Providence priest. His first pastorate was St. Joseph Church at Hope Valley. Apparently … more
Revelation teaches that work is an obligation. Furthermore, man must work to develop and fulfill his humanity. St. John Paul II in his encyclical “Centesimus annus” writes, “A … more
On October 2, Bishop Georg Bätzing and Thomas Sternberg announced the extension of the controversial German Catholic Church’s “Synodal Way.” Just prior to the extension the … more
On Sunday, Sept. 26, Bishop Robert C. Evans installed Father William Ledoux as the new pastor of Holy Apostles Church in Cranston. Click here to view more or purchase photos from this Mass. more
Father Adam Young greets Barbette Cullen and Theo Dursin, 7, at right, after being installed as pastor of St. Francis of Assisi Parish, Wakefield, on Saturday, Oct. 2, by Auxiliary Bishop Robert C. … more
Bishop Thomas J. Tobin installed Father Stephen Battey as the new pastor of St. John Paul II Parish in Pawtucket on Sunday, Oct. 3.  Click here to view more or purchase photos from this Mass. more
PROVIDENCE — Bishop Thomas J. Tobin has launched a diocesan initiative to recognize 150 unsung individuals/groups from among the diocesan family who will perform new or increased volunteer … more
PROVIDENCE — The Office of Life and Family kicked off its annual celebration of 40 Days for Life on Saturday, Sept. 25, with a rally and Jericho Walk around the Statehouse in collaboration with … more
WESTERLY — On August 31, Father Raymond Suriani, pastor emeritus of St. Pius X, visited with a few close friends, family and parishioners around the rectory dining table. Green and yellow … more
I don’t do much online shopping. I don’t like it and I’m not very good at it. What I end up getting shipped to me always seems different than what I ordered. I much prefer to shop … more
Cathedral to host Life in the Spirit SeminarPROVIDENCE — A Life in the Spirit Seminar will be held at the Cathedral of Saints Peter & Paul, 30 Fenner St. Hosted by Msgr. Anthony Mancini … more
The Knights of Columbus Father Feeney Council #7110 conducted its annual presentation of Catholic high school scholarship and college book awards at a ceremony at St. Joseph Church in North Scituate … more
WARWICK — On Thursday, Sept. 23, Bishop Thomas J. Tobin welcomed the permanent deacons of the Diocese of Providence to the chapel at Aldrich Mansion in Warwick Neck, for a beautiful evening of … more
GREENVILLE — Mike Aquilina, a popular Catholic author of more than 60 books, including “St. Joseph and His World,” weaved his extensive knowledge of early church history into an … more
PROVIDENCE — On Sunday, Sept. 27, the Diocese of Providence held the annual Wedding Anniversary celebration, welcoming more than 200 couples marking milestone anniversaries from 84 parishes … more
Last May, four sitting pastors in the Diocese of Burlington resigned their parishes after their religious worker visas expired. Although the diocese dutifully applied for permanent residency (Green … more
On September 24, Rep. James Langevin (D-RI) voted to codify abortion protections in federal law. In a public statement, the congressman chastises “extremist” state legislators for … more
Scripture is clear that everything on the face of the planet was made from the dust of the earth. Rocks, trees, vegetables, animals, fish, even Adam, the first man, were formed from the dust of the … more
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