• Fr. Thomas Ferguson chats with Fr. Clem Aapengnuo at Nativity Church in Burke Feb. 18. Cate Willing | For the Catholic Herald

    Peace and Justice Conference

    At the Life Is Very Good prayer vigil Jan. 26, more than 8,500 youth, volunteers and religious converged on the Eagle Bank Arena for a night of prayer, music and witness to life. Ashleigh Buyers | Catholic Herald

    Life is Very Good

    A group of students walk down a stairway in Saint Mary School in Alexandria painted green for ordinary time.

    Ireton’s Maddy Ayalew discusses policy as she represents Sweden in a Model UN conference at Gar-Field High School in Woodbridge Jan. 14. Connor Bergeron | Catholic Herald

    Bishop Ireton Model UN team

    Girls’ cross country runners from local Catholic high schools compete at the WCAC Cross Country Championships at Lake Fairfax Park in Reston Oct. 29.  Joe Cashwell  |  Catholic Herald