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    May 29, 2015

    New regional Catholic school to be named Pope Francis High School 


    (CNS photo/Paul Haring)

    Staff report
    SPRINGFIELD – Springfield Bishop Mitchell T. Rozanski today accepted the recommendation of the joint Cathedral and Holyoke Catholic high schools’ Student Advisory Committee that the new Catholic regional high school be named Pope Francis High School.

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    May 29, 2015

    Holyoke Catholic students compete in national speech tournament


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    Staff report
    CHICOPEE – Three students from Holyoke Catholic High School, here, traveled to Fort Lauderdale, Fla., on Memorial Day weekend to compete in the National Catholic Forensic League Grand National Speech Tournament.

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    May 29, 2015

    Local Franciscan Sisters of St. Joseph celebrate golden jubilees


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    Staff report
    SPRINGFIELD – Two local women were among five members of the Franciscan Sisters of St. Joseph of Hamburg, N.Y., who celebrated their golden anniversaries on May 24.

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    May 28, 2015

    New pastoral looks at Catholics' identity, today's challenges to faith

    By Mark Zimmermann
    Catholic News Service
    (CNS file photo/Paul Haring)

    WASHINGTON (CNS) -- Washington Cardinal Donald W. Wuerl (right) has issued a new pastoral letter "about who we are as Catholics."


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