Catholic News & Perspective

April 2020

Apr 3

Opening the Word:

By: Timothy P. O'Malley This year, there will be no public processions. This year, there will be no waving of palms in the parish vestibule. This year, there will be silence in churches throughout the world, a priest or two offering the holy sacrifice of the Mass in an otherwise empty church. In a typical year, Palm Sunday is the porch of Holy...
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Apr 1

The importance of community in a time of isolation

By: Russell Shaw So much has been said and written about the novel coronavirus that if words could stem a pandemic, we would all long since have been dancing in the streets, holding hands and only pausing now and then to exchange hugs. Unfortunately, keeping 6 feet apart is the order of the day, while hugging — especially hugging...
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