Three Western Washington Catholic high school graduates are the latest recipients of full-ride scholarships to Saint Martin’s University in Lacey.
PUYALLUP – Last fall, three teenagers from All Saints Parish in Puyallup met weekly in parishioner George Josten’s garage studio, toiling for about a month to bring a portrait of St. Josephine Bakhita to life.
LACEY – Science and religion complement each other, because like science, “religion is a conversation,” the Vatican’s head astronomer told students during the inaugural STEM lecture at Pope John Paul II High School.
I have always loved the Acts of the Apostles and have often recommended it to those who are approaching the Bible for the first time. Filled with colorful narratives, adventure, martyrdom, persecution, journeys by sea, etc., it makes for stimulating reading indeed.
On a recent trip to Sacramento, from my home base in the Los Angeles area, I flew Southwest Airlines. In an idle moment, I reached for the magazine in the seatback pocket and commenced to leaf through it. I came across an article by a woman named Sarah Menkedick entitled “Unfiltered: How Motherhood Interrupted My Relationship with Social Media.” The…
The immortal Yogi Berra said it best: “It’s déjà vu all over again.” That was my first reaction to the news that a new Vatican commission had been established some time back to consider — again — the question of liturgical translations.
"Feeding Your Family's Soul: Dinner Table Spirituality" by Donna-Marie Cooper O'Boyle. Paraclete Press (Orleans, Massachusetts, 2016). 256 pp., $15.99.