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    Apr 27, 2015

    Bishop Rozanski asks parishes to collect for Nepal earthquake victims May 9-10

    (CNS photo/Abir Abdullah, EPA)

    Staff report
    SPRINGFIELD -- Springfield Bishop Mitchell T. Rozanski is asking parishes to take up a special collection on the weekend of May 9-10 for the victims of the earthquake in Nepal.

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    Apr 27, 2015

    New CCHD parish organizer begins work at Springfield Diocese

    Story and photo by Sharon Roulier

    SPRINGFIELD -- Emily Rodriguez (pictured at right in photo) of Springfield has been named the parish community organizer for the Campaign for Human Development (CCHD) of the Springfield Diocese.

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    Apr 27, 2015

    Pope offers prayers for quake victims, solidarity for relief workers

    (CNS photo/Paul Haring)

    By Carol Glatz, Catholic News Service
    VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- Pope Francis offered his prayers to all those affected by a deadly earthquake in Nepal and encouraged rescue and emergency workers in their efforts.

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    Apr 26, 2015

    Former 'Today Show' correspondent headlines at diocesan women’s conference


    Story and photos by Carolee McGrath
    CHICOPEE – Mike Leonard had humble beginnings. The former "Today Show" correspondent didn’t come from money, he wasn’t the best student. And yet, with the love of his family, with his faith and creativity, he managed to find his way.

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