Archive of December 1, 2018

Eucharistic procession for Hollywood homeless draws hundreds

Dec 1, 2018 - 03:56 pm .- Hundreds of Catholics processed through Hollywood’s Walk of Fame in a special Eucharistic procession for the poor this month.

Pope Francis: Advent is a time of joy-filled waiting

Dec 1, 2018 - 09:38 am .- As the Advent season begins, it is a good time to reflect on the Christian call to joyful expectancy, finding hope and consolation in waiting for Christ, Pope Francis said Saturday.

Suicide, drug overdose rates bring US life expectancy down

Dec 1, 2018 - 02:28 am .- The suicide rate in the United States is at its highest in at least 50 years, and is contributing to a decrease in the nation’s life expectancy, the federal government said Thursday.