Coverage of the 10th anniversary of 9/11 is featured this month, with information about a multi-faith service planned for St. Augustine Cathedral as well as other memorials at parishes and schools throughout the Diocese. Bishop Kicanas devotes his column in this issue to a reflection on 9/11.
The top story contains a compelling segment about the views, then and now, of a New York City firefighter who has gone on to become the fire department’s counterterrorism expert today. He was once a seminary student, and his brother, also a fireman, perished in the Twin Towers’ collapse.
You’ll also find an amazing photo of Pope Benedict XVI in his popemobile, surrounded by a sea of humanity, as the Pope arrived for the closing Mass of the 2011 World Youth Day conference in Madrid. Read what the Pope had to say to the 1.5 million people who turned out for the occasion.
There is much more in the September issue, so be sure to pick up a copy – or read it here on our website.