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  1. 112217 oscar portrait BELMONT — The Right Reverend Oscar C. Burnett, seventh abbot of Belmont Abbey, died peacefully in the Lord on Tuesday evening, Nov. 21, 2017.

    His body will be received at 7 p.m. Friday evening, Nov. 24, 2017, at Vespers...

  2. 112417 tie WINSTON-SALEM — The language assistance offered by Catholic Charities Diocese of Charlotte has taken a leap forward.

    After years of offering basic translation of important documents and outsourcing interpretation services, Catholic Charities has expanded its services to educate, train...

  3. 112417 mothering grace CHARLOTTE — After the hectic start-of-school rush of early fall, 120 mothers visibly relaxed as they entered the doors for the Mothering with Grace Conference hosted at St. Ann Church Nov. 4.

    For the past four years, this national,...

  4. 112417 Sister Carmelita Hagan BELMONT — As she retires from active ministry, Mercy Sister Carmelita Hagan leaves an enduring legacy at Catherine’s House after 15 years of dedicated service to women and children who are homeless.

    Her story begins in Ireland, where she...

  5. 112417 St Peter Teach in CHARLOTTE — Eight teenagers from St. Peter Parish were among more than 2,000 young Catholic adults who gathered for the 20th annual Ignatian Family Teach-In for Justice in Washington, D.C. Nov. 4-6.

    The teach-in – “Rowing Into the Deep:...

  6. 112417 Virginia Lieto book GASTONIA — RCIA coordinator, children’s book author, theology professor at St. Joseph’s College of Maine, communications liaison for the N.C. Catholic Writers Guild, Catholic blogger, and now, national Catholic speaker.

    Virginia Lieto is spending more and more of her...

  7. 112417 acolytes COLUMBUS, Ohio — Jonathan Torres, a seminarian of the Diocese of Charlotte, was among the 18 students of the Pontifical College Josephinum who were installed as lectors or acolytes Nov. 1, the Solemnity of All Saints.

    Bishop Terry LaValley...

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