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SERVING TWO LADIES

Rex Pflueger isn’t the first Mater Dei boys’ basketball player to suit up for Notre Dame.   That distinction will always...

GRACE OR KARMA?

Just a few weeks ago, I had the privilege of meeting Dr. Stephen Davis, retired professor of the philosophy of...

WHAT THE DEVIL?

By all appearances, Dennis Rader was a good man. A loving husband and a Cub Scout leader, he served as...

CATHOLICS TURN OUT TO SUPPORT ‘DREAMERS’ AFTER DACA RESCINDED

WASHINGTON (CNS) — Mercy Sister Rita Parks stood near the large crowd in front of the White House that was...

SAINT PROFILE: FRANCIS MARY OF CAMPOROSSO

Born to a farm family on Italy’s Ligurian coast, Giovanni Croese first entered the Conventual Franciscans but in 1825 switched...

THE TOUGHEST COWBOY

Raymond Melgarejo, 9, is your typical, rambunctious fourth-grade boy. A student at School of Our Lady in Santa Ana, “Ray-Ray,”...

IN TALK AT FACEBOOK, BISHOP BARRON TACKLES HOW TO DEBATE RELIGION 

Menlo Park, Calif., Sep 19, 2017 / 03:53 pm (CNA/EWTN News) – People need to learn how to argue better...

SMCHS STUDENT RECEIVES CONGRESSIONAL RECOGNITION

Santa Margarita Catholic High School’s Mai Griffith recently was awarded a Certificate of Special Congressional Recognition on behalf of Rep....

ST. IRENAEUS MINISTRY SPOTLIGHTS HOW FASHION INDUSTRY SPURS HUMAN TRAFFICKING

The Stop Human Trafficking Ministry at St. Irenaeus Church in Cypress recently presented a screening of the film, “The True...

CREATING SACRED SPACE

Modern practitioners may not know it, but a home altar is considered a staple feature of every Catholic home. As...