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Alexandria's Bravest Play with Fire at School

The Alexandria Fire Department will train at the Oblate House on Bishop Ireton's campus. The building, poised to be demolished, is the perfect training ground, says Captain Joshua Turner. "This is one of the best properties we've ever had..the realism of the hallways and stairwells is fantastic.”

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An interview with Father Bjorn Lundberg

"Morning Glory" on EWTN Radio | July 20, 2017
Father Bjorn Lundberg has only been at Sacred Heart of Jesus in Winchester a few weeks, but says it's been an adventure! Father Bjorn will be installed as its new pastor this Saturday, July 22.  

How to Win Friends for Christ

Kresta in the Afternoon on Ave Maria Radio | July 18, 2017
Radio talk show host, Al Kresta interviews Fr. Thomas Cavanaugh with the Catholic Diocese of Arlington, and Dr. John Love about their new book, "How to Win Friends for Christ." They explain how you can strike up conversations with people so that you can share the gospel message with a world that has thoroughly rejected it.  

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Arlington Catholic Herald

St. Leo the Great in Fairfax hosts junior high work camp

July, 17th 2017

Youths from five parishes gathered at St. Leo the Great Church in Fairfax to learn how to serve the community and grow in their faith at Junior High Work Camp.

Pope Francis portrait

Let us be led by the Virgin Mary on the path that leads to the holy mountain that is Christ, where God and man meet.