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...

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...

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...

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...

Emory Ebola patients reported recovered, released

...and Brantly and Writebol split the doses before being evacuated to Atlanta. The other four were later given to a Spanish priest, who died, and three doctors in Africa, who have been improving.Writebol's son, Jeremy Writebol of Wichita, spent two...

Not just Ebola: Drugs manufactured in tobacco plants being tested against array of diseases

...tests, so it was tried in three people sickened by Ebola in West Africa ? two U.S. aid workers and a Spanish missionary priest, who later died.The last few doses available are in Liberia. Kentucky BioProcessing, which produces it for the San Diego-based...

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...

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...

Priests in South Dakota give part of their pay to abuse victims fund

...stunned when they find out the priests are fasting and giving 5 percent of their income. Priests make about $1,100 a month...counseling abuse survivors or priest abusers. "It's not the...said. "It's their (the priests') effort." The Lazarus...

Your Faith
Priests called to sing God's praises

...that all Catholic priests in the Augusta area...during this Year of the Priest, which concludes...myself; and other priests in our area.In this Year of the Priest, we give thanks to...May all Catholic priests come to join us at...

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