Arts & Entertainment
For Mother Dolores Hart, it's time for her close-up — againWASHINGTON, D.C. — Don't look now, but Dolores Hart is about to become a star again, 50 years after her last movie. Hart — that's Mother Dolores, the prioress of a Benedictine women's monastery in Bethlehem, Conn. — has just...
Holy Spirit parishioner's CD ministry meant to bring peace, comfortPictured: Roger Boswell cantors as part of the music ministry at Holy Spirit Church in Denver. (Doreen Sugierski, Catholic News Herald) DENVER — Roger Boswell and his wife Maria knew they were in the right place when they moved from California...
Competing on game show 'good witness' of joy of giving life to ChristWASHINGTON, D.C. — "The right earlobe, right thumb and right big toe," answered Sister Peter Joseph. The crowded cheered as host Jeff Foxworthy affirmed her answer to the question of what parts of the body God instructed Moses to anoint. Sister...
For the love of painting: Lifesize portrait painted of Monsignor MarcaccioGREENSBORO — Last month Monsignor Anthony Marcaccio, pastor of St. Pius X Church in Greensboro, was hung. On a wall. In the church. Last year, St. Pius X parishioners hired up-and-coming British artist Nancy Fletcher to paint a life-size...
McLeansville artist sees his work as evangelizationGREENSBORO — One gift changed Paul Nixon's life. Today the McLeansville man is a working artist, with sculptures on display throughout Guilford County. His latest, a sculpture of the Lamb of God, was installed at St. Thomas More Church...
Shroud of Turin broadcast set for Holy SaturdayDENVER — Pope Benedict XVI's decision to allow a TV broadcast of the Shroud of Turin on March 30, Holy Saturday, has been lauded by experts for highlighting the link between the shroud and the death and resurrection of Christ. "Pope Benedict...
A Catholic iPhone contract for teensHUNTERSVILLE — For many parents, giving their teenaged son or daughter a smartphone can be a double-edged sword. On the one hand, cell phones are a reassuring tool in the event of an emergency. On the other hand, there are the dangers of texting...