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Annual Christmas Appeal: A gift that keeps on giving

Venice  |  When instability, injustice or poverty exists, Catholic Charities Diocese of Venice Inc. is often the first to address concerns found in underserved communities. Catholic Charities strives to respond and be a part of the solution through collaboration and partnership within the community that is essential for the common good and brings dignity to... Read more »

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Closing the Holy Doors of Mercy

PALM BEACH GARDENS  |  Pamela Badami of Miami made a pilgrimage to the Cathedral of St. Ignatius Loyola Nov. 20, stood at the designated Holy Doors and prayed in silence before she walked over the threshold and inside for Mass with special ceremonies to close the door and mark the end of the Jubilee Year... Read more »

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Newly ordained deacon battling stage 4 cancer

ORLANDO  |  Bishop John Noonan stood before the altar at Holy Cross Parish in Orlando and laid his hands over the head of Elias Coll. At that moment, a calling the 63-year-old Catholic had his entire life was finally fulfilled. “From the time I was in my mother’s womb, I feel I was called to... Read more »