WASHINGTON—The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops today announced the establishment of an Ad Hoc Committee Against Racism. Initiated by Cardinal Daniel N. DiNardo of Galveston-Houston, President of the USCCB, the committee will focus on addressing the sin of racism in our society, and even in our Church, and the urgent need to come together as a society to find solutions.
Students began filling classrooms at Catholc schools in Avoyelles parish on Thursday, August 10. Those resuming class were St. Joseph School, Plaucheville; Sacred Heart School, Moreauville; St. Anthony of Padua School, Bunkie and St. Mary's Assumption School, Cottonport.
Monday, August 14 marked the first day of classes for Catholic schools in Rapides and Natchitoches parish: Holy Savior Menard Central High School and St. Frances Cabrini School in Alexandria and St. Mary's School in Natchitoches.
(CNS) -- The Knights of Columbus, long associated with swords, capes and chapeaus, will be going through a significant uniform change.
The traditional regalia worn by fourth-degree Knights will be replaced, announced Supreme Knight Carl Anderson Aug. 1 during the international fraternal organization’s 135th annual Supreme Convention in St. Louis.