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Statement from Bishop Burbidge on the Death of Cardinal William Keeler

Today, the Most Reverend Michael F. Burbidge released the following statement on the death of Cardinal William H. Keeler, 14th Archbishop of Baltimore.

Virginia Bishops' Statement on Governor’s Veto of Bill Defending Religious Organizations Rights

The governor’s veto of SB 1324 and HB 2025 ignores Virginia’s long tradition of upholding the religious freedom of faith communities which dates back to Thomas Jefferson.

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Cientos fueron a ver la histórica estatua de Fátima en Arlington

Telemundo-Washington | March 21, 2017

Hundreds flock to the Cathedral of Saint Thomas More in Arlington to view rare statue of Our Lady of Fatima.

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Annual Mass and Rite of Anointing of the Sick Bishops Burbidge Loverde 2017

Arlington Catholic Herald

Worshipers ask for increased faith at Mass for Anointing of the Sick

March, 22nd 2017

“Did you ever notice the miracles of the Gospel … how the evangelist spends little time emphasizing the physical cure? The real emphasis is on the faith of the recipients,” said Bishop Michael F. Burbidge in his homily at the annual Mass of the Anointing of the Sick.

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Fasting means not only abstaining from food, but also from any unhealthy attachment, and especially sin.