Parishioners packed Corpus Christi church for Mass and then participated in a procession in honor of Our Lady of Fatima.
Andrey Antonov, a Russian Orthodox artist and sculptor, combines traditional peasant tools, like nails and sickles, as well as household items into cruciform objects and Christian-themed sculptures. He is pictured in his Moscow studio May 26. (CNS photo/Robert Duncan) Third...
"Formed in the school of the Gospel, he saw even his enemies as fellow human beings. He did not hate, but loved. He did not destroy, but built up."
In Russia, even government officials are now embracing Orthodoxy in public, and Russian culture and art are being transformed with new Christian influences.
Because of Sandy there's an instinctive reaction to help... What people are doing is exactly what Jesus challenged us to do, to reach out to those in need."
Prayers, donations needed for those suffering after storms.
Nearly 100 young people participated in the Millennial Missionaries 2017 event at the Basilica of the Sacred Hearts of Jesus and Mary.
Cardinal Rosa Chavez said some youths turn to gangs to get the love and affirmation they do not receive at home.