Love of baseball, chance to evangelize lead priest to do play-by-play

All the men in the press box looked the same, until one swiveled around and the white of a Roman collar appeared.

Father Craig Collison, a priest in the Diocese of Sioux City, Iowa, reads off his list of players as he introduces the Sioux City Explorers baseball team members in their game against the Gary, Ind., Southshore Railcats from the press box June 4. Father Collison, a play-by-play announcer for the minor league team, loves baseball and says being at the ballpark in a priest

Movie Review: Planes: Fire & Rescue

Anthropomorphic aircraft take to the skies again in “Planes: Fire & Rescue” (Disney), a lively follow-up to "Planes."

Animated characters appear in the movie "Planes: Fire & Rescue." The Catholic News Service classification is A-II -- adults and adolescents. (CNS photo/Disney)

Leap of Faith: St. Clare dance camp nurtures body and soul

One by one, girls as young as 5 sprinted onto the dance floor at St. Clare in Essex.

Students participating in the June 23-27 St. Clare


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