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Backpack blessing begins school year for youngsters at Seattle parish

SEATTLE – For the sixth year, the younger members of St. John the Evangelist Parish kicked off the school year by bringing backpacks full of food donations to Sunday Mass.


The McCarrick mess

When I was going through school, the devil was presented to us as a myth, a literary device, a symbolic manner of signaling the presence of evil in the world. I will admit to internalizing this view and largely losing my sense of the devil as a real spiritual person.

Bishop Robert Barron


'Angel eggs' to celebrate dear friends

This month we honor and celebrate the archangels. Ever present and with us, Sts. Michael, Gabriel and Raphael plant and sow fruits that may be felt in an increase of courage, perseverance and fortitude, among other graces. Our Archdiocese of Seattle is under their patronage, and they love us so!