January 31, 2011

Living on less adds up to valuable lessons for Catholic Charities director

Catholic Charities’ Executive Director Bill McCarthy was tired of peanut butter, missing his coffee and feeling lonesome.
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Church leaders follow Egyptian unrest with interest, concern

VATICAN CITY – Church leaders were watching the unfolding political drama in Egypt with a mixture of hope for reform and concern over potential violence, said the head of the Franciscan Custody of the Holy Land.
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Parents say summer vacation matters too

Not everyone is pleased with the Archdiocese of Los Angeles’ decision to extend the academic calendar by 20 days in its Catholic elementary schools. Ava Baldwin, a former presdent of the Parent Teacher Organization at St. Joseph Elementary School, says any lengthening of the school year should be made after consulting with parents. “The vast...
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