A local lawyer tasked with figuring out the fate of historical Assumption Church expects to release a public report within the next few months, with final options to be tabled this fall. 657 more words
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A steady decline in the number of Catholic priests is pushing the Diocese of London to group parishes together beginning next year.
Three years ago Bishop Ronald Fabbro called a task force to investigate how other dioceses in Canada and the United States proposed to deal with the shortage of priests. 399 more words
Paul Mullins studied more than five years to become a priest at the Scarboro Foreign Missions, an order of Catholic priests who serve overseas.
Then he switched to law. 1,062 more words
Jean Donovan is one of Staples High School’s most famous alums.
And one of its least recognized.
Just 9 years after graduating with the Class of 1971, Donovan — a lay missionary helping poor people in El Salvador — was one of 4 American churchwomen killed by Salvadoran national guardsmen. 200 more words