Catholic News Headlines for Friday: Faith In Action Special Edition

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St. John’s Bread and Life, a beacon of hope for the hungry for decades, is now embarking on a new chapter. This renowned charity is joining forces with the food pantry and soup kitchen at Our Lady of Sorrows in Corona, expanding its mission to reach even more in need.

Families forced to escape the violence of war in Afghanistan and Ukraine have found refuge on Long Island. The Sisters of St. Joseph have opened their hearts and property to house refugees.

A Brooklyn teen fought her terminal cancer with faith. Now, her family is pushing for her to become a saint. Kaitlyn Bernhardt touched many during her 15 years of life and continues to do so five years after her death.

Noah Jacob, 6, is a model and a role model. Noah has Down syndrome and spreads a message of inclusivity through his modeling career. But if Noah’s mom had listened to her doctors, who encouraged her to terminate her pregnancy, the world wouldn’t know him.