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COLUMN BY BISHOP CONLEY:
JOIN THE MISSION!
World Day of Sick remembers suffering
Pictured above: Holy Margaret Jackson, an extraordinary minister of holy Communion, visits with patient Joan Dymond at St. Catherine of Siena Medical Center in Smithtown, N.Y., Feb. 9.
World Day of the Sick was celebrated Feb. 11, the feast of Our Lady of Lourdes. The observance affirms the Church's duty to pray for and minister to the sick and the suffering. (Photo by CNS/Gregory A. Shemitz, Long Island Catholic)
OTHER UPCOMING EVENTS
February & March: 40 Days for Life campaign starts Feb. 22
March 2-3: Living the Catholic Faith Conference
More events at www.archden.org/events