Inviting neighbors to say Rosary together leads to community of prayer

Jennie and Kevin Punswick, pictured at far left and in front of window, pray the rosary with family and friends at their home in Overland Park, Kan., Jan. 12, 2020.

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (CNS) — It was an invitation Erin Joerger never expected to receive from a neighbor: "We're going to watch the Super Bowl and pray the Rosary before. Come over."

Take 5 with Father: Faith, Community, Service

Khoi Tran

Meet Father Khoi Tran, parochial administrator of St. Jude Thaddeus Parish in Burkburnett, St. Paul Parish in Electra, and Christ the King Parish in Iowa Park, who you might find in the community or on social media.

Catholic high school welcomes students with special needs into new program

Two Bernadette Scholars hug after completing their entry in a home economics cupcake competition in December 2019.

MISHAWAKA, Ind. (CNS) — Grocery shopping and Christmas-themed aerobics classes are not part of a typical high school curriculum. But at Marian High School, they offer important lessons for some students.

"Malawi chose us" - Denton parishioners establish African charity

Orant Charities medical clinic sees more than 50,000 patients per year.  (Courtesy/Orant Charities)

When Seth Morgan and Michael Tenny decided to start a charity that would make a difference in the world, they carefully weighed their options. 

Iowa priest-photographer surprised by appeal of viral cattle cross image

BANKSTON, Iowa (CNS) — It wasn’t a miracle, but the scene that unfolded on Dan and Judy Gotto’s farm in Bankston shortly before Christmas became a beautiful testament to faith.