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Funeral Set For Late Mayor Jane Byrne

CHICAGO (CBS) – Trailblazing former Mayor Jane Byrne will be laid to rest Monday, after a funeral mass at a Lincoln Park church her grandparents attended. 205 more words


Commemorating the dead

Archbishop Joseph E. Kurtz celebrated a Mass to commemorate the dead at Calvary Cemetery Nov. 3, a day after All Souls’ Day. The outdoor liturgy is celebrated annually at Calvary and is sponsored by the Archdiocese of Louisville’s Catholic Cemeteries, one of the agencies supported by the Catholic Services Appeal. 47 more words

Archdiocesan News

wondered whether

My Bubbe would have described the first shot as “Yoyzel on de cross.”

- photo by Mitch Waxman

For those of you who didn’t grow up in a Jewish family, 518 more words

New York City

Catholic Cemeteries will hold Mass to commemorate the dead Nov. 3

November is the month traditionally set aside by the church for the commemoration and prayer for those who have died.

This year Archbishop Joseph E. Kurtz will preside at a Mass for the commemoration of the dead at 11 a.m. 20 more words

Archdiocesan News

Calvary Cemetery and the Aviator: A True Ghost Story from the Murky Waters of Lake Michigan, Illinois #ghosts

Get ready kiddies. It’s time for an evening ghost story! This one is based on eye witness sightings along a dark stretch of road in front of Evanston, Illinois’ Calvary Cemetery. 618 more words

Books & Stories

Eamon Carroll funeral to take place on Friday

The Funeral Mass of Eamon Carroll will take place this Friday morning.

The 33-year-old was killed in the early hours of Tuesday morning after being struck by a Garda patrol car on the main Dundalk-Carlingford Road. 112 more words

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