God has many gifts for you — receive them, Sister Bethany Madonna tells college students

SAN ANTONIO — In John 14:18, Jesus said, “I will not leave you orphans; I will come to you.” Sister Bethany Madonna of the Sisters of Life emphasized this particular Bible verse during her Jan. 5 presentation, “Receiving the Promise,” at the Fellowship of Catholic University Students’ SEEK 2017 Conference held in San Antonio on Jan. 3-7.

Bishop, St. Mary's Church begin New Year celebrating 125th anniversary

WINDTHORST — Residents and parishioners filled St. Mary’s Church on New Year’s Day to celebrate the 125th anniversary of the community’s first Mass and founding of the parish.

Scott Hahn explains biblical and heavenly ties to Mass to thousands of young adults

SAN ANTONIO — Theologian, best-selling author, and Franciscan University of Steubenville professor Scott Hahn explained to college students how the Bible “comes alive” in the Mass, during a talk on Jan. 4 at the Fellowship of Catholic University Students’ SEEK Conference at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio.