Local Catholics React to New Pope

MEDFORD, Ore. — The new pope is the first non-European cardinal to lead the church in more than a thousand years. The new Pope, Jorge Mario Bergoglio who will be called Francis, will replace Pope Benedict XVI. As hundreds of thousands of people celebrate across the world, teachers and students at Saint Mary’s School joined … Continue reading »

Locals React To Pope Benedict’s Last Day

MEDFORD, Ore. — Local members of the Catholic Church commend the Pope’s decision to step down. At Sacred Heart Catholic Church many of the members and the priest have been praying for the Pope and for the future of the church. The priest says no one has experienced an event like this in recent years … Continue reading »