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April 14, 2014 | Volume 89 Number 12

Personal invitation said key to evangelization

When someone is in distress and needs to speak to a priest, often the first person he or she has contact with is the church secretary who answers the phone.

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Va. Catholic bishops file brief with U.S. Court of Appeals

The Virginia Catholic Conference has filed an amicus curiae brief with the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit in support of Virginia’s definition of marriage.

Annual Appeal Eclipses $4,000,000

For the second year in a row, the Annual Diocesan Appeal exceeded $4,000,000 in total funds raised.

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Parents get help after poor prenatal diagnosis

People who seek to reassure parents who have gotten a poor diagnosis on the health of their expected baby is “one story at a time.”

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believe as you pray by Genevieve McQuadeThe Mass of Easter Sunday



in light of faith by barbara hughes It is finished


The Sacred Paschal Triduum

The preeminent celebration of the year is upon us: the Sacred Paschal Triduum of the Lord’s Passion, Death, and Resurrection.

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Radford CCM students see ‘face of Christ’

Like many college campus ministries, Radford University’s Catholic Campus Ministry recently sponsored an alternative spring break trip for students who preferred to spend their mid-semester time off serving people in need.

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Graduate student gets ‘back in the race’ with RCIA

As she was growing up as an only child, Sadé (pronounced Sha-day) Johns was always conscious of God’s presence in her life, but she never attended formal church services.

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Papal preacher to visit Hampton Roads

Father Raniero Cantalamessa, the Preacher to the Papal household serving the last four popes, will be visiting the Diocese of Richmond at the end of April and first weekend of May.

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2014 General Assembly Vote Charts

At the conclusion of each year’s Virginia General Assembly session, the VCC compiles a report of votes taken by members of the Senate and House of Delegates on bills of particular interest to the Conference.

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St. Joseph’s, Petersburg

La Cruz Cambiada

Angry protest at Catholic school





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