Archive for November 5, 2022

Michael Stucchi poses in front of the restored statue of Jesus with children at St. Mel's Church in Woodland Hills, California.?w=200&h=150

By Tom Hoffarth

Parishioner’s labor of love restores vandalized statue at California church

After a vandal destroyed several statues at St. Mel's Church in Woodland Hills, California, parishioner Michael Stucchi volunteered to restore... Read more

More than 2,400 contestants raced through Rome in the 14th annual All Saints’ Day 10K, the Corsa dei Santi (Race of the Saints), Nov. 1, 2022. Competitors ran the streets traversed by many saints over the centuries.?w=200&h=150

By Alan Koppschall

Competitors run in the footsteps of the saints in Vatican’s annual 10K race

The athletes, professional and amateur, ran by the Colosseum, the Spanish Steps, and other sites in the Eternal City in... Read more

Fr. Stuart Long | Mark Wahlberg as Fr. Stu?w=200&h=150

By Joe Bukuras

So, about all those swear words in 'Father Stu': A cleaned-up version is on the way!

About 100 profanities were cut from the new version of the Mark Wahlberg film. Read more

Pope Francis greets the crowd in Bahrain's national soccer stadium before offering Mass on Nov. 5, 2022.?w=200&h=150

By Courtney Mares

Catholics travel from Saudi Arabia to attend Pope Francis’ stadium Mass in Bahrain

Pope Francis offered the first public papal Mass in the Kingdom of Bahrain, a Muslim-majority island country in the Persian... Read more

Pope Francis participated in a meeting with youth at the Sacred Heart School in Awli, Bahrain, on Nov. 5, 2022.?w=200&h=150

By Shannon Mullen

Pope Francis to youth in Bahrain: ‘The Church needs you!’

The pope’s historic trip to Bahrain continued Sunday with a meeting with young people at a Catholic school. Read more