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Special collection to bring much-needed aid to victims of December tornadoes

For Cher Lopez, there’s no better way to start the Year of Mercy than to help families devastated by the string of tornadoes that ripped through Dallas, Ellis, and Collin counties on the day after Christmas.

Gabriel Project Angels help mothers in need, giving hope, supporting them through pregnancy

Megan Perez understands the stress and pressure that comes with new motherhood. The St. Patrick parishioner gave birth to a baby girl, Leyla, four months ago. She’s also a former Child Protective Services social worker who witnessed firsthand how poverty and abuse affects families.

Holy doors, indulgences, and more: What you need to know about the Year of Mercy

With the Holy Year of Mercy having started Dec. 8, questions about the celebration are plentiful. Here we answer your burning questions relating to the Jubilee Year.