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"Mother Teresa" Portrait by Angelo P. Hopson

Mother Teresa, known in the Catholic Church as Saint Teresa of Calcutta (born Anjezë Gonxhe Bojaxhiu; 26 August 1910 – 5 September 1997), was an Albanian-Indian Roman Catholic nun and missionary.  141 more words

Angelo P. Hopson Artwork

First Lady Melania Trump Venerates the Crown of Thorns at Notre-Dame

(via Aleteia)

Melania requested a special tour of the cathedral where she lit two candles

After accompanying Donald Trump and Emmanuel Macron on Thursday to visit Les Invalides and the tombs of Napoleon I and Marshal Foch, their wives turned their steps towards the Ile de la Cité and the Gothic vault of Notre-Dame de Paris. 181 more words

Christianity

New Missions

New Missions

1. # Increase Food Production to End Hunger

2. # Ensure Access to Clean Water and Sanitation

3. # Ensure Energy Adequacy

4. # Build Better Cities… 45 more words

Roman Catholic Church

Pope Benedict XVI Sobering Message at Cardinal's Funeral: Church on Verge of 'Capsizing'

(via LifeSite)

Pope Benedict XVI sent a sobering message at the funeral of Cardinal Joachim Meisner today, saying he was moved at the dubia cardinal’s ability to “live out of a deep conviction that the Lord does not abandon His Church, even when the boat has taken on so much water as to be on the verge of capsizing.” 334 more words

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July 16, 1769: Saint Junipero Serra Founds First Mission in California

By the 18th Century Spain’s glory days were in her past, and her time as a great power was rapidly coming to an end.  It is therefore somewhat unusual that at this period in her history, Spain added to her vast colonial empire.  831 more words