Thanksgiving service held at St. Bernard
Students at St. Bernard Prep School celebrated Mass recently during the school’s Annual Ecumenical Thanksgiving Service. Traditionally each year St. Bernard students and staff are given the opportunity to invite clergy representing their various congregations and religious traditions.
Sacred Heart of Jesus Church members collect for food pantry
Sacred Heart of Jesus Church members help load Ken Kreps trailer with bags of canned and non-perishable food goods for the St. Vincent dePaul Society's food pantry.
St. Bernard Preparatory seniors honored at dedication mass
Twenty-seven seniors at St. Bernard Prep School were honored recently during a dedication mass in the Abbey Church. The ceremony was concelebrated by Abbot Cletus Meagher, chairman of the board; Father Joel Martin, president; and Father Bede Marcy, school chaplain.
Dotson recent graduate of seminary
Christopher Dotson has recently completed studies at the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, in Louisville, Ky., where he obtained a master of divinity degree.
Robinson recently returned from mission work in Utah
Sim Robinson recently returned from the Utah, Salt Lake City East Mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Sim is the son of Mark and Lynn Robinson of Addison and a member of the Cullman Ward.
NATION: Churches changing bylaws after gay marriage ruling
Worried they could be sued by gay couples, some churches are changing their bylaws to reflect their view that the Bible allows only marriage between one man and one woman.
Operation Christmas Child: Missionary Marla Cain to speak tonight at East Side Baptist Church
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Religious family survives being lost at sea
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INTERNATIONAL: Egypt's coup puts fearful Christians in a corner
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St. John’s Church to host Gaither Band tenor
The Gaither Vocal Band’s tenor Wes Hampton will be putting on a free concert at St. John’s Evangelical Protestant Church on August 18 beginning at 5 p.m.
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