Su Casa Awards Dinner at XU
Xavier University’s Cintas Center will host the 18th annual awards dinner for Su Casa, a ministry of Catholic Charities of Southwest Ohio that is celebrating its 20th year anniversary. Stand with Su Casa as it celebrates this milestone. The evening will begin with a raffle and cash bar (dinner includes complimentary wine). The award program …
Latin American families challenged by poverty, violence, social norms
By Ezra Fieser Catholic News Service SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic — Poverty, violence and changing social norms are causing the disintegration of the family structure across Latin America, church workers in the region said in advance of the October gathering of bishops in the Vatican to discuss pressures families face.
As Hispanics approach majority in U.S. church, needs for ministry loom
By Patricia Zapor Catholic News Service CHESTNUT HILL, Mass. — Training of pastoral leaders and provision of most other resources for Hispanic ministry aren’t keeping up with the fast-approaching time when Hispanics will make up the majority of Catholics in the United States, according to a new report.