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Saint Mary of Magdala: Apostle of the Apostles

MARY is a common name. It is Miryam in Hebrew and Maryann in Aramaic. In Calvary, three Marys are present: The Blessed Virgin Mary, Mary the wife of Clopas and Mary Magdalene.

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Pope seeks protection of young migrants to U.S.

VATICAN CITY—Pope Francis on Wednesday called for “urgent intervention” to protect minors traveling on their own in increasing numbers from Central and South America to the United States.

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Haitians trek to waterfall to venerate the Lady of Mount Carmel

SAUT D’EAU, Haiti—Followers of Haiti’s most celebrated patron saint, Our Lady of Mount Carmel, gathered at the Saut d’Eau waterfall on July 15 to pay her tribute and make requests. The feast of the saint falls on the following day.

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