Mr. Tim Dougherty always has something to say, and he always says it well.
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On This Date… On April 15, 1134, Easter Sunday, Saint Norbert celebrated his last Mass, sitting in a chair because of a debilitating illness. He died on June 6, 1134, three days after Pentecost, at age 54. On April 15, … Continue reading →
On This Date… On April 8, 1808, Pope Pius VII established the Catholic Diocese of Philadelphia, which included all of Pennsylvania, Delaware, and the southern half of New Jersey. Eleven diocese now serve this area. Eight of them are in … Continue reading →
Today’s Word: This is the day the Lord has made; let us be glad and rejoice in it. (Psalm 118:24) Today begins Holocaust Remembrance Week 2013, established by Congress, and lasting until April 14. The theme of this year’s observance: … Continue reading →
Father Denis Hendrickx, O.Praem, 63 years of age, was blessed as the 71st Abbot of Berne Abbey today. The Norbertine community began on August 3, 1134, two months after the death of Saint Norbert – founder of the Order of … Continue reading →
On This Date… On April 4, 1968, ten days before Easter, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was shot and killed in Memphis, TN, where he had gone to lend support to the city’s sanitation workers who were on strike. The … Continue reading →