Lean on God when anxiety, worry threaten to overwhelm you

...Archbishop Cranmer added the "Comfortable Words" into the Book of Common Prayer. Right before we go into Holy Communion, the priest reads four sentences of Scripture which are meant to strengthen and relieve us by assuring us of God's good will.One of...

The Rev. Jerry Ragan named head of national fraternity of priests

...group of five to seven priests that get together on...on the life of French priest Charles de Foucauld...hoping to encourage other priests to join him, but no...Ragan was ordained a priest in 1979 and has served...fraternity to encourage new priests to join."I'm overwhelmed...

For the record

...Fend, 26, of Fort Gordon, and Sarah Jean Brewer, 33, of Mico, TexasChristopher Michael Kelley, 31, and Edwina Monet Priest, 26, both of AugustaTrysten Michael Olstad, 19, and Shawnna Nichole Clark, 18, both of Black River Falls, Wis.Allen...

Joe Bowden: Lone Ranger reminds me of Jesus

...does the same, only on a grander scale. The possibilities in life are limitless. With God all things are possible. The sky is not the limit! The Rev. Joe Bowden is assisting priest at Church of the Holy Comforter in Martinez.

Polish priest Dawid Kwiatkowski now ministers to Hispanics at St. Teresa of Avila

...comes through me now, the priest from Poland," Kwiatkowski...he said.There were no priests in his family, so it surprised...giving me this desire to be a priest. I thought it was a good desire...he learned that a Polish priest from the Diocese of Savannah...

Rants & Raves

...Rev Jerry Ragan, of St Mary's Church, who was chosen to head up the 2014 National Assembly of Jesus Caritas Fraternity of Priests. IT'S TIME TO TELL the mother that she has an ugly baby! Fred Russell should get the message that it's time to hang it...

Meldrums win at Aiken Golf Club

...75-74). 153?Pete Hill (75-78), Brian Quackenbush (80-73). 155?Bo Crenshaw (76-79). 157?Gregory Priest (80-77). 158?Terence A. Green (75-83). 160Andrew Felak (78-82), Jordan Salley (80-80).162?Roger...

Summer of 1929 was almost the end of Augusta baseball on Sundays

...He condemned the mayor, the chief of police, the Chamber of Commerce and, for good measure, several unnamed Catholic priests.Their sin? They were in support of playing baseball on Sundays.Yes, somewhere around the beginnings of the 1900s, many...

Stand for religious free speech

...opposing political candidates.The foundation's goal was to have the IRS question churches and other houses of worship where priests, pastors, rabbis and other clergy preach on moral issues in a way that has "political implications," according to Daniel...

Local Catholic priests celebrate election of new pope

Priests and parish staff at Catholic churches across Augusta huddled around office televisions for a first look at the church's new leader...