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Challenging the just war theory

August 27, 2014

Making a Difference
By Tony Magliano

Is there such a thing as a just war? Can the massive death and destruction of armed conflict ever be morally justified by followers of the Prince of Peace?

For the first disciples of Christ the answer was a resounding “No!”

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Currabawn: Sound thinking and Spirituality
A blog by Fr. Colin McKenna

Comic Relief

| August 27, 2014

Last Sunday, I began my homily with the following quip: “It is beginning to look like one of the effects of global warming will be cooler summers.”

Crickets.

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K of C Charity: Hurricane Sandy Recovery Efforts | September 02, 2014

BRIDGEPORT—This month's Knights of Columbus charity focuses on renewed efforts to help Connecticut residents recover from damages sustained during Hurricane Sandy in 2012.

VOTF Mass for Success of Synod | August 29, 2014

NORWALK—Voice of the Faithful (VOTF) has invited all delegates to the 2014 Synod and the general public to attend a special Mass for the success of the Synod on September 11 at 7:30 pm at Saint Philip Church in Norwalk.

Father Michael Boccaccio, pastor of Saint Philip, will be the celebrant and will offer a special blessing to all Synod delegates in attendance. Light refreshments will follow the liturgy.

Life is a Picnic with the Bishop | August 27, 2014

TRUMBULL—Bishop Caggiano has publicly expressed that he thinks his Trumbull residence is too big, but sometimes it is good to have lots of room to entertain. Last Saturday afternoon, August 23, the bishop hosted a luncheon and social at his residence for seven mothers from Malta House in Norwalk and their young children.

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Know worship and serve | August 26, 2014

BRIDGEPORT—Bishop Frank Caggiano of Bridgeport, Connecticut is no stranger to addressing young people on faith and spirituality.

Generosity starts the school year | August 26, 2014

REDDING—In August, students from the seventh and eighth grades in St. Patrick Parish religious education program held a school supplies drive.

Msgr. Surwilo becomes Fisher’s spiritual director | August 21, 2014

STAMFORD—In a seminary, the role of spiritual director is critical and unique. He is given a special trust with respect to the seminarians in his care.

Daniel Colucci attained rank of Eagle Scout | August 21, 2014

NEWTOWN—Daniel Colucci of Boy Scout Troop 370 of Newtown has attained the rank of Eagle Scout.

Knights and FCA, Together A Homerun | August 21, 2014

NORWALK—Through a series of fundraisers, the Knights of Columbus Council #14360 at St. Matthew Parish raised money to sponsor three Bridgeport Bluefish games for the Family & Children’s Agency (FCA) at the ballpark at Harbor Yard.

Parish Nurses graduate | August 21, 2014

BRIDGEPORT—Five nurses participated in a beautiful commissioning service recently as part of the St. Vincent’s Parish Nurse Graduation ceremonies held at the Medical Center.

Young Adult Ministry Makes a “Splash!” | August 20, 2014

STAMFORD—“Summer Splash Meet & Greet at the Beach” with Bishop Frank J. Caggiano was held on Sunday, August 17, 2014, at Our Lady Star of the Sea Church in Stamford, CT.