Catholic

Carlow College Reunion and Celebration

The annual St. Patrick’s Carlow College Priest Reunion is next week. Carlow College in Ireland is where many South Mississippi priests began their journey to priesthood. In its 69 years, the…

Looking for a Christmas service close by? Check this list

Many churches will have Christmas Eve and Christmas Day services to celebrate the holiday. WXXV has compiled a list of services from church websites that announced their holiday schedules. This is not a comprehensive list. Christmas services schedule St. Thomas…

Biloxi's 2020 Blessing of the Fleet this weekend

The City of Biloxi, Harrison County and St. Michael Catholic Church are pleased to announce that the 91st annual Blessing of the Fleet & Coronation of the Shrimp King and Queen will be held Saturday and Sunday. The Committee encourages…

A special ceremony for Divine Providence

The saying “everything happens for a reason” came to life for one priest and funeral director in Biloxi this week. Divine providence: that’s how Father Colten Symmes described his Monday afternoon. “Well, I opened the door and there was a…

Could married men become priests?

Catholics are weighing in on Pope Francis’ interview this week with a German magazine where the Pope suggests the possibility of married men as priests. Today, News 25’s Taylor Rubach sat down with a local priest to get his opinion.…

Delay In Roman Catholic Diocese

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Biloxi will have to wait a little longer for its new bishop. Diocese officials announce Monsignor Louis Kihneman needs to have surgery and must delay his planned February 17 ordination. Kihneman, now a priest of…

Catholics Observe Ash Wednesday

On Ash Wednesday, people go to mass to get ashes in the sign of a cross on their foreheads. News 25’s Gina Tomlinson went to St. Alphonsus Catholic Church to learn more about Ash Wednesday. “From dust we came, and…