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Bishops Deliver City's Easter Blessing

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Several bishops held a prayer service in Mt. Washington Saturday morning, delivering an Easter blessing for the City of Pittsburgh.

Bishops David Zubik and Dorsey McConnell participated, along with several other church leaders. 148 more words


Via Crucis with Pope Francis

Now that I’ve been in Rome for almost three years, I think there are certain patterns and routines from year to year that are beginning to become mini-traditions. 169 more words


Been around the world, don't speak the language

Saying I’ve been around the world is probably a huge exaggeration but somehow that Jason Derulo song became our anthem during our trip so it only felt right to use it. 3,317 more words


Day 26: Preparing for Easter Dinner

I spent all day in the kitchen cooking for Easter dinner tomorrow, which was fun but exhausting! It was pretty cool to buy most of my items in the market below though. 130 more words

Day 25 (Part 2): Caffe Grecco and Borghese round 2

Below the steps is a famous cafe called Caffe Grecco that Sheyda insisted we try. It has been around since 1736 and evidently used to be the “spot” for famous writers and poets. 220 more words

Day 25 (Part 1): Julia and Grace take Rome

Julia and Grace are in town!! And we couldn’t be more happy. Because they wanted the true Italian food experience, we started with an amazing lunch at a pizzeria right off the Pantheon. 91 more words