Making an impassioned plea at the end of his Feb. 18 Ash Wednesday Mass at the Cathedral of St. Matthew the Apostle, Cardinal Donald Wuerl urged the faithful to offer prayers and speak out for Christians being persecuted throughout the world.
room in the middle of Maryland’s most immigrant-dense ZIP code Nov. 20 was full
of people who epitomize the problems President Barack Obama is trying to
address with executive action.
Dallas Bishop Kevin J. Farrell said that he followed the teaching of Christ
and stepped in to house the fiancee of Ebola victim Thomas Eric Duncan and
three others for several weeks at a diocesan facility when no one else would.