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Renowned Catholic composer and vocalist Michael John Poirier has shared his gift of music and faith with Catholics around the world for decades. On Feb. 8, Poirier will perform in a concert at Ss. Simon and Jude Cathedral to benefit the Chaldean Catholic Church in Arizona. Poirier’s 2011 concert drew more than 700 people.
Bishop Thomas J. Olmsted blesses Catholics during the closing procession of the annual Mass for the Unborn at St. Francis Xavier Parish Jan. 20. (Ambria Hammel/CATHOLIC SUN)