VANCOUVER – It was a muddy, uphill slog for Mother Joseph and the Sisters of Providence when they arrived at a makeshift wharf on the Columbia River at Fort Vancouver on a cold December afternoon 163 years ago.
SEATTLE – Every Sunday at 6 a.m., Ref Lindemark arrives at the Blessed Sacrament Parish hall in the University District to start getting ready for some 350 dinner guests expected at noon.
EDMONDS — Members of Holy Rosary Parish prepared and served a turkey feast to several hundred homeless people at Matt Talbot Center in downtown Seattle November 23.
KIRKLAND – For 28 years, Jan Kline taught youth at St. John Mary Vianney Parish about the importance and hard work of helping people in need.
BANGKOK – Missionaries are not mercenaries, but beggars who recognize that some brothers and sisters are missing from the community and long to hear the good news of salvation, Pope Francis told the Catholics of Thailand.