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Obituary: Father Linus DeSantis, OFM Conv.

Father Linus (Bernard) DeSantis, OFM Conv., was born in Baltimore, Md., on September 7, 1943, and passed away after a severe heart attack on Dec. 1, 2015. He was the son of Louis and Alice (Stankowski) DeSantis. In addition to his Franciscan family, he is survived by his sister-in-law, Elaine…



Homeless, poor get star treatment at Vatican movie premiere

By Junno Arocho Esteves, Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY (CNS) — The usual fanfare that comes with the world premiere of a movie is pretty standard: the lights and cameras, the celebrities walking down the red carpet and screaming fans trying to catch a glimpse of their favorite actors. At the…