Notre Dame-Cathedral Latin (NDCL) high school students had the opportunity to participate in a forum with CNN Vatican analyst, John Allen, Jr. at the City Club of Cleveland in Cleveland, Ohio on Wednesday, December 3 for an exclusive insider’s view of Pope Francis, the Catholic Church and its relationship to the United States. One talking point Allen […]

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The St. Augustine Hunger Center near south-side Tremont, Ohio continued its tradition of feeding those in need on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 27, 2014. Nearly 15,000 people were served throughout the West and East Side of the Greater Cleveland area, at 17 different locations. Meals were also delivered to the home-bound in Lorain County. Each person was […]

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Our dear Sister Mary Francois was welcomed into eternal life December 4 at 7:50 a.m. Often called “the walking St. Julie,” Sister ministered at Julie Billiart School from 1955 until 2008—53 years! Sister Mary Francois died as she lived, quietly and peacefully. The wake will be on Tuesday, December 9, from 2–4:30 and 6–9 with […]

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For the past 25 years, talented volunteer musicians of Northeast Ohio, known as the Good Tidings Benefit Choir, have come together to raise funds for the Geauga Hunger Task Force. The need for local food pantries has increased dramatically, particularly in visits from the senior population. Last year, food pantries served 4,256 Geauga County families in […]

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Bishop Eusebio Elizondo, M.Sp.S., auxiliary bishop of Seattle and chairman of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) Committee on Migration, welcomed the news on November 20, 2014 that the Obama administration will defer deportations for many undocumented immigrants and their families. “We have a long history of welcoming and aiding the poor, the outcast, the […]

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I became interested in adult literacy as a ministry when I looked for an alternative to high school teaching.  At Al-Anon Family Group meetings, a program where friends and family members share their experiences and learn how to apply the principles of the Al‑Anon program to their individual situations, many women said since joining the program they learned […]

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