Archive for the ‘Catholics’ Category
The inside story of how a church revitalized a declining neighborhood. A Journey Everywhere Feature
Our Lady of Mount Carmel Roman Catholic Church runs this manageable, fun fiesta of immigrants from Nola, just outside of Naples, Italy.
Updated with video from Pope’s first press conference. Says journalists & church should have same values: truth, beauty, & kindness.
Attempts at rejuvenation in the Lower East Side.
A vibrant hive of young, mostly female missionaries, at St. Michael-St. Edward Church in Fort Greene, Brooklyn. Best of the Web feature.
When Dawn Eden was five years old, she was molested by the janitor at the local Jewish temple. The janitor placed his hand on her pre-adolescent thighs in the temple’s library. After Eden complained, her mother’s response was, “How could you let him do that?”
Choreography by Alvin Alley
Mary Lou Williams is one of the few women in the pantheon of great jazz instrumentalists and a great Catholic artist. Duke Ellington once said, “She is like soul on soul.”