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The confirmation of Ellen Rogers at St. Vincent Ferrer Church in New York City. Courtesy photo.

Pray-At-Home: How two women were confirmed hours before NYC shut down

Apr 8, 2020

By Christine Rousselle

How two women were confirmed as the coronavirus pandemic took hold in New York City.  Read more

Ashley Stricklin celebrates with friends on the occasion of her First Holy Communion. Courtesy photo.

How Ashley Stricklin found the Catholic Church at her Baptist college

Nov 23, 2019

By Christine Rousselle

Ashley Stricklin says she had a typical Texan upbringing. She was raised a Southern Baptist in a town outside of... Read more

Blessed Benedict Daswa, who was martyred in 1990, and beatified Sept. 13.

Blessed Benedict Daswa: the South African martyred for rejecting witchcraft

Sep 14, 2015

Benedict Daswa, a South African catechist whose Christian opposition to witchcraft led to his murder in 1990, was beatified on... Read more

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Two young Cuban converts ordained as priests

Aug 17, 2012

The Diocese of Santa Clara, Cuba now has two new priests who both converted to Catholicism as teens, despite anti-Christian... Read more