Faithful devotees of the beloved archbishop sang, genuflected, and repeated prayers while watching a simulcast on large video screens at Main Plaza Tuesday.
Support, love, and encouragement were the basis of the lifelong ministry of Patricio “Patrick” Fernandez Flores, more than one colleague of Flores has said.
Devoted followers of Archbishop Emeritus “Patrick” Flores will celebrate his life and legacy with a variety of services Monday and Tuesday.
Loewenberg, 65, will retire in February, completing a 38-year career caring for the elderly.
Emily Thuss, a social activist and engaged member of San Antonio’s housing preservation community, passed away on Monday, Dec. 5, 2016.
Barring the unforeseen, it’s a sure bet that “An Evening With Paulette Jiles,” one in a series of year-long literary events hosted by the San Antonio Book Festival, will be more relaxed than those leading to the announcement of the National Book Awards last month in New York, which Jiles attended as a finalist in Fiction.
Local author and world explorer Catherine Nixon Cooke has written a book to awake the slumbering mural as an example of San Antonio’s cultural diversity and expression.
Former Southtowner and internationally renowned author Paulette Jiles was nominated for the National Book Award for Fiction.
Members of St. Mark’s Episcopal Church collaborated with Haven for Hope on a book drive that benefitted the homeless at the organization’s Courtyard Tuesday afternoon.
It had all the trappings of a teenager’s birthday party: friends and family conversing, arty cupcakes, gift packages, music, and singing.