A friend asked that a read a book about the first black man ordained to the LDS Priesthood after the 1978 revelation: Joseph Freeman. (I’ve documented about 6 black men who were… 1,752 more words
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The greatest sin of all, in Father Guillermo Rodriguez’ estimation, is wasting time.
It’s a fault he has studiously avoided all his life, particularly in the 60 years he’s been a priest. 1,152 more words
The last Catholic priest to have been imprisoned in the Dachau concentration camp has died at age 102.
Father Hermann Scheipers was a young priest in 1940 when he was arrested by the Nazis and taken to the camp, near Munich. 457 more words
VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis on Friday morning, the Feast of the Sacred Heart of Jesus, celebrated the Jubilee for Priests, inviting clergy to reflect on two hearts: “the Heart of the Good Shepherd, and our own heart as priests.” 997 more words
Rosario Vitale is a good-natured young man. He is joyful. He always has a smile, encouragement and words of hope for everyone. He always says, “My life is a grace.” 897 more words