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Students, educators honored nationally

School News St. Joseph High School junior Isabelle Schroeder was one of 3,000 students from around the world to advance to the Kenneth E. Behring National History Day Contest in College Park, Marylan

Students named 'Write Thing' winners

Catholic schools were well represented among the six overall winners in the annual “Do the Write Thing” Challenge, an initiative of the National Campaign to Stop Violence.  The chall

Quigley Catholic graduation

Quigley Catholic High School in Baden will hold combined baccalaureate Mass and commencement exercises for its 41 graduating seniors. The ceremonies will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday, May 22, at St. Ferd

Quigley mock trial team wins state title

After winning the state title, Quigley Catholic High School’s mock trial team is headed to the national championships May 12-14 in Boise, Idaho. The school in Baden, Beaver County, successfully

Diocese, Carlow partner to offer tuition support

Carlow University, in partnership with the Diocese of Pittsburgh, will recognize the commitment of parents who chose to invest in a Catholic elementary and secondary education for their children by o

Technology upgrades are high priority in schools

Our Lady of Grace The school is embarking on a preschool-through-eighth-grade initiative to expose all students to creative problem solving by introducing them to interdisciplinary projects that use

St. Vitus students receive state science awards

Eighteen of St. Vitus School’s seventh- and eighth-graders participated in the 58th annual Pennsylvania Junior Academy of Science Region IX competition in February at Slippery Rock University.

St. Joseph High School students receive awards

The following school news items are from the 2014-15 year. Three St. Joseph High School students were honored in March at the 51st Annual Pennsylvania Junior Science and Humanities Symposium at State

News & Features

Mission team serves the needy in Connellsville

A mission team from St. Bernadette and North American Martyrs parishes in Monroeville traveled to Connellsville (Fayette County) June 25-30 to serve those in need.

Continuing a long summer...

Catholic leaders urge regrouping on health care

WASHINGTON — After efforts to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act collapsed late July 17 in the U.S. Senate, Catholic health care leaders said they hope Congress will work together,...

Rich soil: Parish reaps joyful harvest

If results are any indication, the land across the street from St. Joan of Arc Parish’s offices in South Park Township must be the rich soil that Jesus spoke of in the “parable of the...

Faith

Mission team serves the needy in Connellsville

A mission team from St. Bernadette and North American Martyrs parishes in Monroeville traveled to Connellsville (Fayette County) June 25-30 to serve those in need.

Continuing a long summer...

Catholic leaders urge regrouping on health care

WASHINGTON — After efforts to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act collapsed late July 17 in the U.S. Senate, Catholic health care leaders said they hope Congress will work together,...

Rich soil: Parish reaps joyful harvest

If results are any indication, the land across the street from St. Joan of Arc Parish’s offices in South Park Township must be the rich soil that Jesus spoke of in the “parable of the...

Around The Diocese

Around the Diocese

CELEBRANT SINGERS

The Celebrant Singers will be live in concert at St. Cecelia Parish in Rochester on Tuesday, July 25, and St. Richard Parish in Richland Township on...

Around the diocese

PROMISE OF

CHRISTMAS

Christmas is coming to Pittsburgh’s Troy Hill neighborhood on Sunday, July 16, from 1-4 p.m. as St. Anthony Chapel presents a...

Around the Diocese

MESSAGES OF FATIMA

St. Teresa of Avila Parish in Perrysville is sponsoring a monthly series celebrating the 100th anniversary of the apparitions of Our Lady of Fatima. Next...

AROUND THE DIOCESE

VOICELESS

Public is invited to attend a free showing of the film “Voiceless” on Friday, July 7, at Evangel Community Church, 1530 Harlansburg Road in New Castle, starting...

Columns

Bridging borders for culture of life

In April, I was blessed to attend an amazing pro-life, pro-family gathering of the Catholic Hispanic community that spanned both sides of the U.S.-Mexico border. Having grown up in a Mexican...

Shut up and listen

Knitters. You think of nice people making scarves, right? You can hear them talking merrily about books they’re reading, the latest news, their children. An oasis of kindness in a cruel...


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