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    https://d2y1pz2y630308.cloudfront.net/19271/slideshows/homeCustom1150x440/MAR%2006%20Sisters%201918.jpg Sisters’ heroic efforts during the 1918 flu pandemic A tent city at St. Paul Hospital during the 1918 flu epidemic. Forty-five tents were set up on hospital grounds to care for soldiers from nearby Camp Dick. The sisters and staff stayed the course, an Army colonel later said, “until the battle was won.” (Courtesy Catholic Historical Research Center, Archdiocese of Philadelphia) Read More https://catholic-sf.org/news/sisters-heroic-efforts-during-the-1918-flu-pandemic _self
    https://d2y1pz2y630308.cloudfront.net/19271/slideshows/homeCustom1150x440/MAR%2004%20Zoom.jpg From homeroom to Zoom room in less than 24 hours Students at St. Matthew School meet through Zoom to continue learning. The video meeting service has helped the school pivot to online learning in the wake of the school closures during the COVID-19 pandemic. (Courtesy photo) Read More https://catholic-sf.org/news/from-homeroom-to-zoom-room-in-less-than-24-hours _self
    https://d2y1pz2y630308.cloudfront.net/19271/slideshows/homeCustom1150x440/MAR%2003%20St.%20Anselm.jpg St. Anselm reaching out to isolated parishioners A statue of Mary is at the center of a courtyard at St. Anselm Parish in Ross, where parishioners are reaching out to offer help to older members of the community and those living alone. (Photo by Christina Gray/Catholic San Francisco) Read More https://catholic-sf.org/news/st-anselm-reaches-out-one-by-one-to-isolated-seniors-singles _self
    https://d2y1pz2y630308.cloudfront.net/19271/slideshows/homeCustom1150x440/MAR%2012%20Vincentians.jpg Vincentians aid vulnerable in three counties Members of the St. Vincent de Paul Society conference of St. Peter and Paul Parish in San Francisco handed out 55 bags of food to the homeless in the North Beach neighborhood March 30. (Courtesy photo) Read More https://catholic-sf.org/news/vincentians-aid-vulnerable-in-three-counties _self
    https://d2y1pz2y630308.cloudfront.net/19271/slideshows/homeCustom1150x440/MAR%2005%20WReligious.jpg Local women religious respond to pandemic Sister Patricia Riley, OP, on the grounds of the Dominican Sisters of San Rafael, where the community created a public message of hope. (Courtesy photo) Read More https://catholic-sf.org/news/catholic-sisters-respond-to-pandemic _self
    https://d2y1pz2y630308.cloudfront.net/19271/slideshows/homeCustom1150x440/MAR%2001%20Field%20Hospital.jpg ‘Field hospital’: Europe’s churches offer empty facilities to fight pandemic Military personnel load coffins into a truck in Seriate, Italy, March 25, 2020. The coffins have been piling up in a church due to the high number of deaths from the coronavirus. (CNS photo/Flavio Lo Scalzo, Reuters) Read More https://catholic-sf.org/news/europes-churches-offer-empty-facilities-to-help-fight-pandemic _self
    https://d2y1pz2y630308.cloudfront.net/19271/slideshows/homeCustom1150x440/MAR%2010%20Small%20business.jpg Small businesses weather pandemic a day at a time Employees laid off from an Oakland cafe that closed due to the financial crisis caused by the coronavirus collect food items March 18, 2020. (CNS photo/Shannon Stapleton, Reuters) Read More https://catholic-sf.org/news/small-businesses-weather-pandemic-a-day-at-a-time _self
    https://d2y1pz2y630308.cloudfront.net/19271/slideshows/homeCustom1150x440/MAR%2011%20Rome%20homeless.jpg Rome's homeless find refuge near the Vatican A homeless person is treated by a Red Cross worker during the COVID-19 outbreak in Rome March 17, 2020. (CNS photo/Guglielmo Mangiapane, Reuters) Read more https://catholic-sf.org/news/during-coronavirus-romes-homeless-find-refuge-near-the-vatican _self
    https://d2y1pz2y630308.cloudfront.net/19271/slideshows/homeCustom1150x440/MAR%2012%20Keeping%20apart.jpg Keeping apart but staying connected People in Carmel-by-the-Sea are seen at the beach March 28, 2020. (CNS photo/Shannon Stapleton, Reuters) Read More https://catholic-sf.org/news/keeping-apart-but-staying-connected _self
    https://d2y1pz2y630308.cloudfront.net/19271/slideshows/homeCustom1150x440/SLIDE_Drive%20thru%20confession.jpg Priest begins offering drive-through confessions in church parking lot Father Scott Holmer, pastor at St. Edward the Confessor Catholic Church in Bowie, Md., offers drive-through confessions in the parking lot of the parish March 18, 2020, keeping a safe distance away from penitents amid the coronavirus pandemic. (CNS photo/Andrew Biraj, Catholic Standard) Read More https://catholic-sf.org/news/priest-begins-offering-drive-through-confessions-in-church-parking-lot _self
    https://d2y1pz2y630308.cloudfront.net/19271/slideshows/homeCustom1150x440/SLIDE_Front-line%20workers.jpg Front-line workers step up to serve the most vulnerable People line up for hot to-go meals at St. Anthony's Dining Room in San Francisco March 17, 2020. St. Anthony's and other organizations that serve the homeless and other vulnerable populations are maintaining essential services under the shelter-in-place order to slow the spread of the coronavirus. (Photo by Dennis Callahan/Catholic San Francisco) Read More https://catholic-sf.org/news/front-line-workers-step-up-to-serve-the-most-vulnerable _self