Maronite Church

  • Blogs

    February 26, 2014

    That Story About St. Louis Ordaining the First Married Catholic Priest is Mostly Click Bait

    When St. Louis deacon Wissam Akiki is ordained Thursday, he'll become the first married Maronite Catholic priest in the U.S. At first glance, this feels like huge news for the church, especially for a town as Catholic as St. Louis. And it sort of is. After all, Pope Francis made a special, one-time ... More >>

  • News

    November 13, 2002

    Tarnished Angel

    The more he talks, the more Wilton Gregory sounds like every other bishop in the Catholic Church

  • Best of St. Louis

    September 26, 2001

    Best Raw Meat For Lunch

    Kibbi at St. Raymond's

  • Dining

    July 11, 2001

    Kibbi Kibbitzing

    At St. Raymond's Wednesday lunches, you can satisfy your jones for Middle Eastern fare and see everyone who's anyone

  • Dining

    July 11, 2001

    Side Dish

    Can't make it to St. Ray's? You can still have kibbi

  • News

    May 30, 2001

    The Last Dance

    The little flower shops wound extra rolls of floral tape, and the photographers wound fresh film, and the Bosnian seamstresses stitched poufs of netting to strapless bodices. DuBourg High was planning its prom.

  • Best of St. Louis

    September 27, 2000

    Best Luncheon Buffet

    St. Mary of Victories Church

  • News

    May 10, 2000

    Christmas in August, a Louisville Slugger Next to the Bed

    Can Jennifer Joyce parlay a healthy campaign war chest and family connections into a Democratic nomination for St. Louis circuit attorney?

  • Dining

    March 22, 2000

    Feeding Hungry Souls

    Finding heavenly sustenance at the St. Mary of Victories lunch buffet