Fire torches Catholic parish offices, chapel in North Carolina
Our Lady of Lourdes, Monroe, North Carolina, after a July 28 fire. Courtesy photo. By Jonah McKeown
Denver Newsroom, Jul 28, 2020 / 02:30 pm MT (CNA).- A fire tore through the parish offices of a historic Catholic church in Monroe, North Carolina early Monday morning, and though the damage is extensive, the church's pastor is thankful that the blaze did not touch the main sanctuary or the Blessed Sacrament.
Father Benjamin Roberts told CNA he arrived at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church on Monday
Drive-in’ mass in parking lot feeds faith, ‘Drive-in’ mass in parking lot feeds faith, fellowship, despite sudden storm
I wasn’t quite sure what to expect when my church emailed worship services were resuming — in the parking lot, radios tuned to 88.1 FM. Communion brought to you in your car. My first ‘drive-in’ mass was marked by a sudden downpour.
The 400-year-old grand organ in the Cathedral of St. Peter and St Paul of Nantes was completely destroyed
Three separate fires erupted in the Cathedral of St. Peter and St. Paul of Nantes, located in north-western France. French authorities have launched a criminal investigation into the blaze at the 15th-century cathedral in Nantes, the sixth-largest city in France.
The fire began in the early Saturday morning, and flames were visible from outside the cathedral. It took more than 100 firefighters several hours to control the blaze at the Gothic structure.
Local fire chief Laurent Ferlay said the "violent blaze" started "by the organ located behind the rose
A slew of Catholic churches from Florida to California were burned and vandalized over the weekend as police continue to investigate whether or not they are connected to protests targeting symbols and statues.
In case you missed it, Shaun King, an “activist” called for removing all images of Jesus, as being images of
Fire destroys much of 249-year-old church in California. The circumstances are suspicious.
By MARCIO SANCHEZ and DAISY NGUYEN yesterday
The interior of the San Gabriel Mission is damaged following a morning fire, Saturday, July 11, 2020, in San Gabriel, Calif. The fire destroyed the rooftop and most of the interior of the nearly 250-year-old California church that was undergoing renovation. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
SAN GABRIEL, Calif. (AP) — A fire early Saturday destroyed the rooftop and most of the interior of a Catholic church in California that was undergoing renovation to mark its upcoming 250th anniversary celebration.
Fire alarms at the San Gabriel Mission rang around 4 a.m. When firefighters arrived, they saw smoke
Notre Dame ‘thrilled’ to hire pro-abortion homosexual Pete Buttigieg. Faithful Catholics dismayed ‘The fact that the goals of Notre Dame are not the same as those of the Gospel becomes clear, again, with the naming of Pete Buttigieg as a faculty fellow’
Fri Jul 10, 2020 - 3:29 pm EST
Pete Buttigieg (R) with his ‘husband’ Chasten Glezman Buttigieg after delivering a keynote address at the Human Rights Campaign's (HRC) 1