• Campers Joseph Yap (left) and Alejandro Velez prepare their shelter on the lawn of Good Shepherd Church in Alexandria Nov. 18 for the fifth annual “Homeless for a Night” campout. Forty teens and adults sleep outside to experience homelessness. ELIZABETH A. ELLIOTT | CATHOLIC HERALD

    Teens learn what it's like to be homeless for a night

    Arlington Bishop Michael F. Burbidge blesses the new Mother of Mercy Free Clinic in Manassas on World Day of the Poor, Nov. 19. JOE CASHWELL  |  FOR THE CATHOLIC HERALD

    Pope Francis visits Fatima to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Marian apparitions. PAUL HARING | CNS

    Pope Francis in Fatima for 100th anniversary, canonization

    Girls’ cross country runners from local Catholic high schools compete at the WCAC Cross Country Championships at Lake Fairfax Park in Reston Oct. 29.  Joe Cashwell  |  Catholic Herald