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    Apr 27, 2015

    No boring homilies, pope tells new priests at ordination

    (CNS photos/Paul Haring)

    By Cindy Wooden, Catholic News Service
    VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- Ordaining 19 men to the priesthood, Pope Francis not only told them to make sure their homilies were not boring, but he offered them advice on how to ensure their preaching would touch people: Speak from your heart.

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    Apr 27, 2015

    Fulco named chief transformation officer at SPHS   

    Staff report
    (Photo courtesy of SPHS)

    SPRINGFIELD -- Mark Fulco, senior vice president, strategy and marketing, for the Sisters Providence Health System (SPHS), has been named chief transformation officer for the health system. 

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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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