SEATTLE – A year and a half ago, Charles Lanning was homeless and wandering the streets of Seattle, worrying about “where I am going to be.” Today, with a stable place to live, Lanning walks the streets for leisure, camera around his neck.
KENT – Members of Divina Providencia start their meeting by lighting a candle and saying a prayer. Then they get right down to business — testing out their help line, discussing training needs and deciding how best to welcome new members.
Early in our community’s history, a group of townspeople who witnessed the sisters’ humble charity toward the elderly dubbed them the “Little” Sisters of the Poor. The name stuck. Recently, however, we have become known to some as “the HHS Sisters” due to our lawsuit against the federal government over the contraceptive mandate.
Sister Constance Veit
Just last week, Stephen Colbert gave an interview in which the depth of his Catholic faith was on pretty clear display. Discussing the trauma that he experienced as a young man — the deaths of his father and two of his brothers in a plane crash — he told the interviewer how, through the ministrations of his mother, he had learned…
My friend attended a class on life after a divorce. She is Catholic. She loves the faith and simply wants to heal and be whole for Christ and his church. She lives in fidelity to the faith she has received.
Serve Coquilles St. Jacques and contemplate the patron saint of our archdiocese
It’s picnic season, time to get outdoors to admire what God has created