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Women's Conference

Are your days so hectic, your faith life often suffers? Do you want to say a full Rosary, but you're sound asleep the moment someone isn't asking you to do something, find something or to fix something?! We understand and this conference is for you!

Spirit FM Wins 2 Gabriel Awards

Spirit FM Wins 2 Gabriel Awards

The Catholic Academy of Communication Arts Professionals has notified us that we've won 2 Gabriel awards! One is for Religious Radio Station of the Year and the other is for the 10-24 project.

The 30 Day Challenge

The 30 Day Challenge

What if, for 30 days, you filled your ears and your heart with nothing but the positive and uplifting message of Christ's love contained in the music and programming of Spirit FM? Take the challenge today!

Something old: Historic bank's beauty lures brides-to-be

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- The Second Bank of the United States might not be Philadelphia's top tourist draw, having to compete with neighbors like Independence Hall and the Liberty Bell, but its regal architecture is luring a whole different type of visitor: wedding photographers and soon-to-be brides and grooms....

Researchers in Cambodia find nest of rare riverine bird

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) -- Wildlife researchers in Cambodia have found a breeding location for the masked finfoot bird, one of the world's most endangered, raising hopes of its continuing survival, the researchers announced Thursday....

U.S. bishops call for permanent protection for young migrants

IMAGE: CNS photo/Tyler OrsburnBy Rhina GuidosWASHINGTON (CNS) -- The chair of the migration committee ofthe U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops urged the Trump administration to"ensure permanent protection" for youth who were brought to the U.S.as minors without legal documentation.Bishop Joe S. Vasquez of Austin, Texas, chair of the Committee on MigrationCommittee, reiterated the bishops' support for the Deferred Action forChildhood Arrivals, or DACA, a 2012 policy under then-President Barack Obama that,while not providing legal status, gives recipients a temporary reprieve fromdeportation and employment authorization in the United States as long as theymeet certain criteria.During his campaign for president, Donald Trump said hewould get rid of the program but later backtracked and it's unclear what will happento the estimated 750,000 youth who signed up for the program."DACA youth are contributors to our economy, veteransof our military, academic standouts in our universities, a...

In latest appointments, Pope names new members of Roman Rota

Vatican City, Jul 20, 2017 / 06:15 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Fr. Pierangelo Pietracatella and Fr. Hans-Peter Fischer are the newest members of the Roman Rota, and mark the latest in a string of appointments Pope Francis has made this summer as part of his ongoing effort to restructure the Roman Curia.Hailing from the northern Italian diocese of Toronta, Fr. Pietracatella, a member of the Rota, has been named as its new Chief of Office.Fr. Fischer, a priest of the archdiocese of Freiburg, located in Germany's black forest region, has been named an auditor of the Rota. He is the current rector of the Pontifical Teutonic College of Santa Maria in Campo Santo, located in the Vatican.Composed of various auditors, the Roman Rota is one of the three courts of the Holy See, the other two being the Apostolic Penitentiary and the Apostolic Signatura.The Apostolic Penitentiary is the tribunal in charge of cases involving excommunication and serious sins, including those whose absolution is rese...

O.J. Simpson granted parole after nearly 9 years in prison

LOVELOCK, Nev. (AP) -- O.J. Simpson was granted parole Thursday after more than eight years in prison for a Las Vegas hotel heist, successfully making his case in a nationally televised hearing that reflected America's enduring fascination with the former football star....

The Latest: OJ Simpson would go to Florida parole officer

LOVELOCK, Nev. (AP) -- The Latest on O.J. Simpson's parole hearing (all times local):...

Publicly skewered by his boss, Sessions says he's staying on

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Attorney General Jeff Sessions, publicly skewered by his boss for stepping aside from the Russia-Trump investigations, declared Thursday he still loves his job and plans to stay on. Yet Donald Trump's airing of his long-simmering frustrations with Sessions raised significant new questions about the future of the nation's top prosecutor....

Despite cancer diagnosis, McCain says, 'I'll be back soon'

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Battling brain cancer, John McCain on Thursday vowed to return to the Senate, leveling fresh criticism at the Trump administration and aiming a good-natured dig at Republican and Democratic colleagues shaken by news of his diagnosis....

Linkin Park frontman Chester Bennington dies in LA at 41

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Linkin Park lead singer Chester Bennington, who sold millions of albums with an ever-changing mix of hard rock, hip-hop and rap, was found dead in his home near Los Angeles on Thursday, the Los Angeles County coroner said Thursday. He was 41....

Thought of the Day

Jesus said: "Come to me, all you who labor and are burdened, and I will give you rest."

Matthew 11:28

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