Religion

Bishop David Zubik celebrates the first Rite of Consecration of Virgins Living in the World in the Diocese of Pittsburgh on May 31, 2015 in Gipsonia, Pa.
(Photo by Nate Guidry/Pittsburgh Post-Gazette/TNS)
Nick Horwat
March 29, 2020 - 10:21 am
The Catholic Diocese of Pittsburgh has cancelled all upcoming weddings, funerals, confessional, and baptisms until further notice due to the Coronavirus outbreak.
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Shawn Digity
March 27, 2020 - 8:45 pm
Catholic Diocese of Pittsburgh Announces Holy Week Changes
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Online Church Service
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Amy Mauk
March 25, 2020 - 7:22 pm
Many find solace in religion during uncertain times.
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Father Nick Vaskov holding services online
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Andrew Limberg
March 25, 2020 - 10:26 am
The coronavirus pandemic has changed almost all aspects of daily life.
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Fish Fry
Andrew Limberg
March 20, 2020 - 6:52 pm
The Pittsburgh Catholic Diocese is making more changes in the midst of the coronavirus.
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Fish Fry
Jeff Oravitz
March 17, 2020 - 9:13 pm
The Diocese of Pittsburgh is cancelling all fish fries.
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Andrew Limberg
March 12, 2020 - 3:08 pm
The Pittsburgh Catholic Diocese is making some changes to help suppress the spread of COVID-19 in the Pittsburgh area.
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Pope Francis wipes his nose as he celebrates the Ash Wednesday Mass opening Lent, the forty-day period of abstinence and deprivation for Christians before Holy Week and Easter, in the Santa Sabina Basilica, in Rome, Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2020. Pope Francis celebrated the Ash Wednesday ritual kicking off the Catholic Church's Lenten season in traditional fashion, while other Masses in northern Italy were canceled over fears of the new coronavirus. (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia)
Associated Press
February 27, 2020 - 6:18 am
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis is sick and skipped a planned Mass with Rome clergy across town on Thursday, officials said. The Vatican said the 83-year-old pontiff had a “slight indisposition" and would proceed with the rest of his planned work on Thursday. But Francis “preferred to stay near...
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School Lockers
Andrew Limberg
February 25, 2020 - 12:48 pm
Vincentian Academy will close at the end of the school year due to declining enrollment and financial losses.
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BYU students at a Mormon temple in Salt Lake City
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Associated Press
February 19, 2020 - 6:18 pm
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Brigham Young University in Utah has revised its strict code of conduct to strip a rule that banned any behavior that reflected “homosexual feelings," which LGBTQ students and their allies felt created an unfair double standard not imposed on heterosexual couples. The...
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