Mental illness affects 1 in 4 adults, and in 2020, suicide was the second leading cause of death, many of whom were stricken with some form of mental illness. Donna Nebistinsky and Tim Danko of St Elizabeth Ann Seton Parish decided to take action and establish a safe-haven for those afflicted to reduce the stigma around mental illness, especially in the church.
Catholic Schools Week celebrates the gift of Catholic education to our children. Catholic education believes in educating the whole child, creating women and men who value community, human dignity and solidarity. Today, we’ll be chatting with Daniel Breen, the superintendent of Catholic schools, along with Jodi Reagan principal at St Catherine Laboure on the importance of catholic education.
In today’s episode, we have the privilege of speaking with Father John Bateman, the pastor at St Patrick Parish in York and an active duty air force chaplain, about the intersection of our faith and the military and how the two can co-exist. We’ll also be sharing some practical ways you and your family can observe this special day of remembrance.