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I Was a Stranger and You Welcomed Me 

Passionate and energetic, 85-year-old Father Ruskin Piedra works tirelessly to support and defend the immigrant community in his Brooklyn parish.

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Editorial: Lent with a Shade of Green

“We need to care for the earth so that it may continue, as God willed, to be a source of life for the entire human family.”—Pope Francis

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The Two Popes

Film Reviews

Award-winning film critic and expert on media literacy Sister Rose Pacatte, FSP, reviews The Two Popes, The Irishman, and Marriage Story.

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St. Anthony Stories

For centuries, Catholics have prayed for St. Anthony’s help in finding lost items. Do you have a story you’d like to share with us? Click the link below to begin!

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