The Torch

Father Miranda speaks of his experience in the Middle East

Bryant Rodriguez, Opinion Editor

May 19, 2016

On April 27, St. John’s hosted Conflict in Syria: Perspectives from a Missionary Priest. Speaker Father Rodrigo Miranda, a Chilean missionary from the Institute of the Incarnate Word, spoke about his experiences in the Middle E...

What you need to know about the Easter season

Father Patrick J. Griffin, CM, Special to the Torch

April 13, 2016

We are now halfway through the Easter season, and it is a good time for a short test. Did you know that Easter is the pivotal celebration of the Christian calendar? Though Christmas might seem to hold sway in the popul...

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