military

Update From a Catholic Chaplain in Afghanistan

November 18, 2010

We received this note from Chaplain Peek who is based here in Colorado Springs at Ft. Carson but was deployed to Afghanistan to replace a chaplain who was killed in the war zone: Blessed friends, Please forward this email on to all that may have received my original email--I do not wish or intend to […]

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Fr. Capodanno - Beloved Priest Killed on the Front Lines

June 2, 2009

This week we celebrate the heroic virtue of Navy Chaplain Vincent Capodanno. This "Grunt Padre" sacrificed his life attending to the spiritual needs of soldiers on the battlefield. Fr. Vincent Capodanno Priest of Heroic Virtue by┬áMike Davis .....This compassionate Marine chaplain never feared danger. When troops assembled for combat operations, he was with them. When […]

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