Which buildings in Linn, Benton counties are on Preservation Iowa's Most Endangered Properties list?
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The roof needs to be replaced, but a 2010 construction quote put costs for that work at $100,000, Morrow-Pope said. ... The last service was held at the church in August 2011, at which time the parish was consolidated with St. John XXIII in Cedar Rapids.
US Shrines Bring Polish Devotion Closer to Home
National Catholic Register
In the huge upper church is another copy of Our Lady of Czestochowa — this one was blessed in 1962 by Pope St. John XXIII. This image of Our Lady on the sanctuary wall is surrounded by the Holy Trinity and framed within an enormous 65-foot-wide bas ...
Hillary Haters' Fixation on Saul Alinsky
The American Prospect
In 1969, a coalition of Catholic groups gave Alinsky its Pacem in Terris Peace and Freedom Award, named after Pope John XXIII's encyclical on war, peace, and social justice. Alinsky's ideas took hold and influenced organizers and activists around the ...
Francis has an excellent chance to heal his rift with followers of St John Paul II
Catholic Herald Online
Of course no rules were waived then, but it was widely accepted that John XXIII was the spoonful of sugar needed to make the medicine (Pius IX) go down. The decision of Pope Francis was poorly received by those who thought John Paul needed no such ...