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  • CCC Not As Strong As Glastonbury In Field Hockey

    CCC Not As Strong As Glastonbury In Field Hockey
    Before Saturday, the Glastonbury field hockey team had outscored its opponents, 46-0. On Saturday, the Tomahawks played Avon. The teams tied 0-0. "It was a really, really good game," Glastonbury coach Maureen Perkins said. "Their goalie [Natalie...
  • Rumblings in the Church over gay marriage

    Rumblings in the Church over gay marriage
    Many years ago, I had the pleasure of attending a dinner party at which another one of the guests happened to be a Roman Catholic cardinal. I remember that there was some consternation about how to address this august personage, and the event’s...
  • Thursday's 10/16 local schedule (updated Wednesday PM with rescheduled cross country meets and CNU soccer games)

    COLLEGES Men's soccer St. Mary's (Md.) at Christopher Newport, 5:30 Women's soccer St. Mary's (Md.) at Christopher Newport, 7:30 Women’s volleyball Christopher Newport at Wesley, 6 Men’s tennis ITA Atlantic Regional (in Charlottesville)...
  • Top-ranked high school wrestlers descend on Lehigh Valley

    A freshman phenom who could be the second coming of Cary Kolat; a Penn State-bound PIAA state champ; a matchup of future Oklahoma State teammates and one of Lehigh University's most accomplished wrestlers will be among the many world-class athletes...
  • Tuesday's 11:45 p.m. UPDATE: Multi-sport high school results

    Golf STATE GROUP 4A TOURNAMENT Final results at par-72 Ivy Hill Golf Club Team standings (based on 18 holes in the first round and four in the second; tournament was stopped because of weather): Jamestown 312-65-377 Jefferson Forest 324-61-385...
  • HU interested in former Catholic retreat in Hampton

    HU interested in former Catholic retreat in Hampton
    Hampton University is in talks to purchase the former Holy Family Retreat House at 1414 N. Mallory St. The former Catholic retreat center closed its doors in 2010. The nearly 11-acre property is valued at $2.8 million, according to public records....
  • Evergreen Park nuns remembered at Mass

    Evergreen Park nuns remembered at Mass
    Little Company of Mary Hospital chaplain James Thompson reflected Tuesday on whether the two nuns killed in a bizarre crash last week in Oak Lawn served a greater purpose by being in the path of an out-of-control pickup truck. Thompson spoke to about...
  • Wednesday: Is the Catholic Church ready for the pope's views on gays?

    Wednesday: Is the Catholic Church ready for the pope's views on gays?
        Pope Francis gets it.  He knows views are changing on gays and remarried divorced people.  He knows about fairness and equality. And he doesn't like discrimination.  The pope has said gays "have gifts and qualities" and should be...
  • Irish-born Chilean priest found guilty of child sex abuse

    SANTIAGO (Reuters) - An Irish-born Chilean priest was found guilty on Wednesday of sexually abusing a child in his care at a religious school in the capital, Santiago. The court found that John O'Reilly, who moved to Chile from Ireland in 1985, had...
  • Tone of family document energizes Catholics

    PITTSBURGH When a summit of bishops issued a document Monday that sounded like a choral echo of Pope Francis affirming that gay and other couples outside of church-sanctioned marriages can show sacrificial love and commitment the Rev. Kris Stubna said...
  • Catholic 'Synod of Bishops' to discuss family issues [Commentary]

    Catholic 'Synod of Bishops' to discuss family issues [Commentary]
    Last Monday, the extraordinary Synod of Bishops to discuss the "Pastoral Challenges of the Family in the Context of Evangelization" began in Rome. The synod represents a key moment in the papacy of Pope Francis and in the life of the Roman Catholic...