TCC Video: Camp St. Joseph

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St. Joseph river South Bend

My friend Claire Fyrqvist lives in a Catholic Worker community in South Bend, Indiana. She and her friends run a free summer camp for kids. They just walk around their neighborhood with a basketball and invite people to take part. Watch a video and be inspired to get out and love your neighbor, after the jump:

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Vinnie’s Jacket

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Vinnie and Anna at graduation

Anna (Nussbaum) Keating wrote for Commonweal in 2003 about the sudden death of a high school friend. “He went to Mass on foot every Sunday in middle school … He sat in the back. Afterward he got doughnuts and ate them on the roof of the nearby hospital looking at the sky, and smoking.” It is reprinted with permission after the jump:

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