Engineering Hawks win Sixth Annual Gateway Arch Engineering

By LINDA BEHRENS Contributing writer They participated in the Sixth Annual Gateway Arch Engineering Competition, sponsored by Washington University. Gibault’s team was the only team from Illinois. Teams from Gibault…

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True love leads to freedom, not possessiveness, pope says

By Cindy Wooden, Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- True love of God or love of another person should lead to a sense of freedom, not to a need…

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Immaculate Mary

In 2016, a marvelous discovery was made in an estate house on a Scottish Isle. Researchers discovered in the estate’s collections one of Shakespeare’s First Folio’s. Valued at 3 million…

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Catholic high schools honoring graduates in special ways

By LYNN VENHAUSContributing Writer Mater Dei High School Principal Dennis Litteken wanted to honor the 107 seniors graduating this year in a special way—so he had yard signs made and…

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Una Voluntaria Continúa Su Ministerio en el Sur

Articulo y fotos de Liz QUIRIN editor del Mensajero Una abuelita diminutiva es una potencia en el ministerio hispano en el área de Anna, Carbondale y Cobden. A los 78…

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El Comité Hispano Trabaja Duro en Caseyville

Por más de dos años siete miembros de la Parroquia de San Esteban en Caseyville se han reunido cada mes como el Comité Hispano para planificar las actividades y discutir…

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By MSGR. JOHN MYLER Culture Columnist World War One ended in 1918 on the “eleventh…

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By MSGR. JOHN MYLER Culture Columnist The time is the summer of 1955 in the…

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