Politics & Society News
Tom Tracy - Catholic News Service September 16, 2020
Four Catholic thinkers, including Cardinal Joseph W. Tobin of Newark, New Jersey, helped unpack some of the thought processes and frameworks that ought to be going on in the mind of Catholic voters as the U.S. approaches the Nov. 3 presidential election.
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Tom Tracy - Catholic News Service June 17, 2020
Six decades after its founding, Camillus House has grown from a small overnight shelter into a full-service center, spread across a series of new buildings and offering a comprehensive system of care for the poor and homeless.
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Tom Tracy - Catholic News Service May 11, 2020
Education leaders imagining how Catholic schools will safely reopen this fall agree on two things: different decisions will be made according to locations and reopening plans may change on short notice.
Politics & Society News
Tom Tracy - Catholic News Service April 29, 2020
In a country that has known its share of disasters and social upheaval, Haiti is trying to prepare for the pandemic as best as possible.
Faith News
Tom Tracy - Catholic News Service April 16, 2020
With spring priestly ordinations just around the corner, many dioceses around the U.S. anticipate that state pandemic-related lockdown measures will extend into May and are pushing back their plans, while others are still weighing their options.
Politics & Society News
Tom Tracy - Catholic News Service March 18, 2020
The number of COVID-19 cases in Los Angeles County was 144 as of March 17, with additional cases in nearby counties.
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Tom Tracy - Catholic News Service September 30, 2019
Untreated chronic illnesses, wounds and stress-related complications are some of the medical issues Abaco Islands residents are still facing in the wake of Hurricane Dorian, according to a Catholic Charities-sponsored medical team leader who recently visited the region.
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Tom Tracy - Catholic News Service September 26, 2019
In a sign of hope, all grade levels at Mary, Star of the Sea Catholic Academy in Freeport, Grand Bahama, started holding classes Sept. 23—at least on a part-time basis.
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Tom Tracy - Catholic News Service September 19, 2019
In the aftermath of Hurricane Dorian, Bahamian officials fear that great numbers of people could have been swept away into the sea to their deaths, leaving the official count unknowable.
Politics & Society News
Tom Tracy - Catholic News Service September 05, 2019
Dorian has been pushing its way up the Southeastern U.S. coast, menacing Georgia, North Carolina and South Carolina.