VANCOUVER, British Columbia - As the strains of Leonard Cohen's "Hallelujah" filled the sanctuary of Christ Church Anglican Cathedral in Vancouver, one by one the people in the pews rose silently. Muffled sobbing could be heard from the back corner of the church as a prayer vigil for those affected by the city's opioid crisis ended.
FEDERAL WAY – Ask anyone about angst in the post-modern world, and you’ll get answers, plenty of them: the Internet, Facebook, family, work, lack of time, technology, globalization and politics, among many others, in no particular order.
ABOARD THE PAPAL FLIGHT FROM PORTUGAL - While the investigations into the very first alleged apparitions at Medjugorje in must continue, Pope Francis said he has doubts about claims that Mary continues to appear in the village of Bosnia-Herzegovina.
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.
SPRINGFIELD, Vt. - Father Peter Williams built himself a house that has all the comforts of home: a full kitchen, a bathroom with a flushable toilet and shower, a dining area, a living area with a drop-down television, a propane furnace and even electric radiant heat under the laminate wood flooring.