Better officer training among 50 recommendations for stemming domestic violence in SC

...report suspected abuse.? Increasing the emergency shelters available to victims, possibly through hotel vouchers and church parishes. Currently, there are 18 shelters across the state's 46 counties. More than 400 adults and children were turned away from...

Boston Archdiocese to lose 65 parishes by year's end because of financial problems

...archdiocese, closing parish after parish, school after school...country have been closing parishes as the Catholic population...announcement of the closing of a parish evokes," the archbishop...there is not." The parishes will not close immediately...

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Parishes in Oregon battle to keep assets held by bankrupt archdiocese

...and the purposes of the parishes and that those are distinct...He said that while parishes do not have separate...for abuse victims say parish assets should be available...that, in addition to parish real estate and cash...New York City, said parishes and church schools are...

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Annie Thirkell

...Private family interment will be held in Summerville Cemetery, Summerville, SC. The family will receive friends in the Parish Hall following the service. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Bartholomew's Children's Ministry, C...

Jean Yeatman

...Ashwood, Tenn. Her life will be celebrated at a remembrance reception Oct. 25 at 2 p.m. in St. Mark's Hall of Otey Parish in Sewanee, Tenn. The family requests that memorial donations be made to Friends of South Cumberland State Park, P.O...

Pray for the persecuted

...Christians at 7 p.m. Thursday, June 18. All other Catholic parishes in the Augusta area are participating. The homilist will be the Rev. Ezzat Bathouche, a native Syrian serving parishes in Illinois and Indiana, whose family faces persecution...

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Two Washington state parishes are the latest to quit Episcopal Church SEATTLE - Two Washington state parishes severed ties with the Episcopal Church...Network of Anglican Communion Dioceses and Parishes met in Providence, R.I. The group...

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Annie Thirkell

...David Thirkell, Kory and Katie Strassberg, Katherine, Alexandra, and Joseph Zeller. The family will receive friends in the Parish Hall following the service. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Bartholomew's Children's Ministry, C...

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...missionaries to Africa will speak during weekend Masses at Augusta parishes. The Revs. John McLaughlin and Karl Langsdorf are members...Disturbance" will be offered during weekend liturgies in Catholic parishes throughout the Diocese of Savannah, including Augusta, at...

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Religion News in Brief

Breakaway Episcopal parishes spark international dispute between...bishops has broken out over two breakaway parishes in California. In a strongly worded...priests at the conservative breakaway parishes to cease all ministry and said they...

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