Catholic News Headlines for Thursday 5/2/2024

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For 30 years, Immaculate Heart of Mary’s Food Pantry has been run by a woman who knows what it’s like to go without. Gerri Cassone packs delivers, and dishes out kindness to hundreds every year.

The Diocese of Brooklyn, in a powerful display of unity and support, gathered to pray for cancer patients. They held a Mass on the feast day of St. Peregrine, the patron saint of those affiliated with cancer.

Priestly fathers from near and far met in the Diocese of Brooklyn on Thursday for a day of prayer and discussion.

A dedication to the Blessed Mother is being created at Blessed Sacrament Catholic Academy in Cypress Hills. Four high school students are creating the masterpiece mural as an act of service and hope to continue the collaboration.