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    Jan 30, 2015

    Berkshire students celebrate Catholic schools at annual Mass

    Staff report
    (Iobserve photos/Sharon Roulier)

    PITTSFIELD – Berkshire Catholic school students came together Friday, Jan. 21, for the annual Berkshire County Catholic Schools Week Mass.

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    Jan 30, 2015

    St. Stanislaus students learn about wastewater treatment at local plant


    (Iobserve photos/courtesy of St. Stanislaus School)

    Staff report
    CHICOPEE – On Jan. 20 and 21, the fifth grade classes of St. Stanislaus School, here, visited the Chicopee Water Pollution Control Facility.

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    Jan 30, 2015

    'I am your brother,' Burlington's new bishop tells Vermont Catholics




    Story and photo by Cori Fugere Urban, Catholic News Service
    BURLINGTON, Vt. (CNS) -- The former auxiliary bishop of the Archdiocese of Indianapolis was installed as the 10th bishop of the Diocese of Burlington during a joyful celebration of the Mass Jan. 29.

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    Jan 29, 2015

    Pope: Salvation is not for VIPs, it's offered to all God's people


    (CNS photo/Paul Haring)

    By Carol Glatz, Catholic News Service
    VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- Christ showed that the way to draw close to God is not by putting down other people and creating an exclusive club, but by embracing and encouraging others to love and do good works, Pope Francis said.


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