Roman Catholic Church http://kuer.org en St. Vincent de Paul School Celebrates 50 Years http://kuer.org/post/st-vincent-de-paul-school-celebrates-50-years <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><a href="http://www.stvincents-school.org/">Saint Vincent de Paul Catholic School</a> is celebrating its 50<sup>th</sup> anniversary this week.</p><p>Irish dancers were among those participating in the celebration in the gymnasium at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic School in Holladay.&nbsp; The school began with a kindergarten class in the basement of the old parish church in Murray, and from the very first, there were more students hoping to attend than it could accommodate.</p> Fri, 25 Apr 2014 20:53:29 +0000 Dan Bammes 45426 at http://kuer.org St. Vincent de Paul School Celebrates 50 Years Victim and Church Recovering After Shooting http://kuer.org/post/victim-and-church-recovering-after-shooting <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>The victim of yesterday’s shooting at St. James Catholic Church in Ogden is expected to recover, while the parish community is working to emotionally heal after witnessing the violence.&nbsp;</p> Mon, 17 Jun 2013 19:44:29 +0000 Dan Bammes 31062 at http://kuer.org Victim and Church Recovering After Shooting Utah Catholics Welcome New Pope http://kuer.org/post/utah-catholics-welcome-new-pope <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Utah Catholics are welcoming Pope Francis I with high expectations.&nbsp;</span></p><p>The bells at the Cathedral of the Madeleine were ringing this afternoon as Utah Catholics welcomed the news of the selection of Cardinal Jorge Bergoglio of Argentina as pope.</p> Wed, 13 Mar 2013 23:08:18 +0000 Dan Bammes 26322 at http://kuer.org Utah Catholics Welcome New Pope Utah Reaction to Benedict XVI Resignation http://kuer.org/post/utah-reaction-benedict-xvi-resignation <p><a href="http://www.dioslc.org/bishop">Utah's Roman Catholic bishop</a>, as well as some non-Catholic religious leaders, were stunned by today's announcement that Pope Benedict the 16th will resign at the end of February.</p><p>Bishop John Wester met Benedict the 16th on a couple of occasions during his eight-year papacy and said he was always impressed by Benedict's kindness. &nbsp;Wester says he was also impressed by the pope's commitment to speaking the truth and by the way he confronted the most difficult issues facing the church.</p> Mon, 11 Feb 2013 23:20:15 +0000 Dan Bammes 24879 at http://kuer.org Utah Reaction to Benedict XVI Resignation