Medical Missionaries supports a clinic in Thomassique,
Haiti; leads medical, surgical and dental teams to Haiti and the Dominican
Republic; helps set up rudimentary medical clinics in the developing world; and
responds to natural disasters in the United States and abroad.
The Northern Virginia-based chapter celebrates those who
serve the poor in their community.
Moving to a local Catholic church, the St. Jude Syro-Malabar Catholic Community of Northern Virginia has strengthened their faith practice their tradition.
VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis will declare the sainthood of Blessed
Jacinta Marto and Blessed Francisco Marto, two of the shepherd children who saw
Mary in Fatima, Portugal, during his visit to the site of the apparitions May
With tens of thousands of people gathered in St. Peter's Square
April 16, the pope called on Christians to be instruments of Christ's outreach
to refugees and migrants, victims of war and exploitation, famine and
WASHINGTON — Georgetown University and the Society of Jesus'
Maryland province apologized April 18 for their roles in the 1838 sale of 272
enslaved individuals for the university's benefit.
The Extremes of Virginia is an in-depth look at the economic and social disparity that exists in the Southwest, Southside and Eastern Shore regions of the state.More
Local Catholics join the zero waste movement. More
VATICAN CITY — "We are passing through a revolution of sorts
in America," says Philadelphia Archbishop Charles J. Chaput.More