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A Story about Shelter and a Friend and What We Can Do. Underline We.

Catholic Charities of Louisville
To shelter the homeless is one of the corporal works of mercy.In a social context when we provide housing that is affordable, we are sheltering. In the 1950’s the Church in Louisville grew by leaps and bounds new parishes were springing up and with them schools.Those returning from WWII fueled this growth.I was in grade school and the parish was a center of our social life. In the 70’s, I worked in a team ministry ...
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