Pope recognizes martyrdom of Oklahoma priest killed in Guatemala

Pope Francis has recognized the martyrdom of Father Stanley Rother of the Archdiocese of Oklahoma City, making him the first martyr born in the United States.

Pope Francis has recognized the martyrdom of Father Stanley Rother of the Archdiocese of Oklahoma City, making him the first martyr born in the United States. Father Rother is pictured in an undated file photo. (CNS photo/Charlene Scott)

In ‘Hairspray Live,’ Mercy alum can’t stop the stop the beat

A Mercy High School alumnae will make her national dancing debut Dec, 7 as a cast member of NBC’s “Hairspray Live.”

Mercy High School Class of 2010 graduate, Unissa Cruse-Ferguson, recently visited young dancers at her alma mater, where she occasionally teaches dance. (Kevin J. Parks/CR Staff)

Sister Helen Marie Glaser, former Mount de Sales principal, dies

Sister Helen Marie Glaser served as principal of Mount de Sales from 1994 to 1999. She died Nov. 26 at 58.

Dominican Sister Helen Glasershe served as principal of Mount de Sales from 1994 to 1999.

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Pope recognizes martyrdom of Oklahoma priest killed in Guatemala
Dec 02 2016
Pope Francis has recognized the martyrdom of Father Stanley Rother of the Archdiocese of Oklahoma City, making him the first martyr born in the United States.

In ‘Hairspray Live,’ Mercy alum can’t stop the stop the beat
Dec 02 2016
A Mercy High School alumnae will make her national dancing debut Dec, 7 as a cast member of NBC’s “Hairspray Live.”

Sister Helen Marie Glaser, former Mount de Sales principal, dies
Dec 01 2016
Sister Helen Marie Glaser served as principal of Mount de Sales from 1994 to 1999. She died Nov. 26 at 58.

Catholic college presidents pledge support for students with DACA status
Dec 01 2016
More than 70 presidents at Catholic colleges and universities have signed a statement pledging their support for students attending their schools who are legally protected by the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, known as DACA.

Ravens offensive tackle displays heart of gold
Dec 01 2016
Ronnie Stanley is a 6-foot-6-inch, 320-pound offensive tackle for the Baltimore Ravens with a heart of gold.

Father Joseph Hughes reached out to the marginalized
Nov 30 2016
Deacon Paul Shelton of the Church of the Blessed Sacrament in Baltimore died Nov. 25; he was 83.