Compensation Fund for Victims of Abuse Begins Operation

A fund designed to compensate victims for the harm done by some members of the clergy during a dark chapter in the Diocese of Allentown’s history has begun operation.  The program will be independent of Diocese and will not be funded by donations.

An Evening of Divine Mercy

As Congregation of the Sisters of Our Lady of Mercy Sister Gaudia Skass spoke about God, she told the more than 300 faithful gathered at St. Joseph the Worker, Orefield, “Seeing the works of his hands and knowing his final creation is you and me … in a moment of silence in your heart, think what is he like.”

Lenten Breakfast for Women: The Church Needs Both ‘Venus and Mars’

“Good things are made into us by the creator that make us men and women, and they complement each other,” Bishop Schlert said.

Flame of Love Consecration to Jesus Through Mary May 31

A Diocesan-wide consecration will take place Friday, May 31 at 7 p.m. at the Cathedral of St. Catharine of Siena, Allentown, during a special Holy Hour that Bishop Alfred Schlert will celebrate for the three men who will be ordained at the Cathedral the next morning.

Bethlehem Catholic, Notre Dame Take Medals, Championships

The Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association state mat championships were held March 7-9 at the Giant Center, Hershey.

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