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Woodworker builds caskets out of reclaimed lumber
Sunday, May 29, 2016

FRONT ROYAL, Va. (CNS) -- Above the hum of the table saw, one story was told, then another.

As the dark chestnut boards were fixed together, gradually taking shape as a sturdy rectangular box, three brothers pieced together memories of a life.

"Something rich and beautiful happens when your hands are occupied but ...

 
In Lebanon, Muslims and Christians visit Marian shrine at Harissa
Saturday, May 28, 2016

HARISSA, Lebanon (CNS) -- High on a summit overlooking the Mediterranean, Our Lady of Lebanon stands majestically with her arms outstretched, welcoming her children.

Muslims and Christians alike come to the shrine, 16 miles north of Beirut.

To Muslims, Mary is known in Arabic as "Seidatna Maryam," Our Lady Mary. Even though Muslims ...

 
Chaplain's duty is to bury the dead, and minister to the living
Friday, May 27, 2016

ARLINGTON, Va. (CNS) -- On a chilly February afternoon in Arlington National Cemetery, Father Joseph Brankatelli walked alone before a horse-drawn caisson bearing the remains of World War II veteran Robert Andre.

At the burial site, eight young soldiers flanked Andre's flag-draped casket while Father Brankatelli conducted the rite of Christian burial ...


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