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St. John the Evangelist Parish begins new century of ministry and outreach

SEATTLE – The roots of St. John the Evangelist Parish can be traced to its 1917 working-class neighborhood, where the parish’s first Masses were held in an amusement hall.


‘Lady Bird’ and the breakthrough of grace

Greta Gerwig’s new film, Lady Bird, has taken the critics by storm. It is the most-reviewed movie in the history of the website Rotten Tomatoes to have sustained a 100 percent positive rating, and it is receiving serious Oscar buzz for Best Picture, Best Director and Best Actress. Having seen the coming attractions, I knew it would...

Bishop Robert Barron


Advent and the power of patience

A comforting braise to celebrate the coming of Christ