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March 14, 2018
Lenten series highlights immigrants, refugees
Lenten series highlights immigrants, refugees

EMC photo by Jeff Witherow

Lent offers an opportunity to reflect on the scriptural call affirmed by Pope Francis to “welcome the stranger.”

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By Annette Jiménez/EMC
February 14, 2018
Eucharist is theme of 2018 Rochester Catholic Women’s Conference
Eucharist is theme of 2018 Rochester Catholic Women’s Conference

A photo exhibit — created by a devout Italian boy and possible future saint — of eucharistic miracles from around the world will be a highlight of the fifth-annual Rochester Catholic Women’s Conference in March.

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By Annette Jiménez/EMC
February 14, 2018
Sunday readings for Feb. 4 through March 11, 2018
January 17, 2018
Local Catholics work to revive Cursillo among Hispanics
Local Catholics work to revive Cursillo among Hispanics

Growing up in New York City, Elizabeth Johnston experienced firsthand how significant a role the Cursillos de Cristianidad (Cursillo) movement played in the Hispanic community.

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By Annette Jiménez/EMC
November 14, 2017
Nazareth College students learn about Day of the Dead traditions
Nazareth College students learn about Day of the Dead traditions

About 20 Spanish-language students gathered in the lobby of Nazareth College’s Casa Hispana Oct. 20 to learn about the Mexican tradition of honoring the dead.

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January 17, 2018
Our Lady of Guadalupe honored with novena
Our Lady of Guadalupe honored with novena

 Rosa Faulkner said she gained greater insight about the rosary during a December novena leading up to the feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe on Dec. 12.

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By Annette Jiménez/EMC
January 17, 2018
Mary as companion on the journey
Mary as companion on the journey

In January 2019, thousands of teens and young adults will be heading to Panama for World Youth Day. As young people begin preparing for this international celebration of faith, the Virgin Mary can be a companion in this journey.

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By Maria-Pia Negro Chin
October 17, 2017
NY Cardinal Dolan leads opening Mass for sesquicentennial of Diocese of Rochester
NY Cardinal Dolan leads opening Mass for sesquicentennial of Diocese of Rochester

A joyful atmosphere permeated Rochester’s Sacred Heart Cathedral Sept. 22, as the Diocese of Rochester kicked off its sesquicentennial observance with a Mass celebrated by New York Cardinal Timothy M. Dolan.

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January 16, 2018
Sunday Readings from Jan. 21 - Feb. 11
December 12, 2017
U.S.-Mexico border trip eye-opening for Mercy associate
U.S.-Mexico border trip eye-opening for Mercy associate

A trip to the U.S.-Mexico border this fall opened the eyes of Mercy Associate Barbara Quinlan Giehl to the reality of immigration issues she had previously only read about.

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By Annette Jiménez/EMC
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