Oratory transforms parish

There is obvious friendship and fellowship here, but all is not well at Our Lady of the Rosary. A visitor is greeted with the handshake of peace and is quietly told, "It was better before."

 READ HERE in NCR: One of a series of articles in The Field Hospital

Located in the Tarn region of southern France, the Archdiocese of Albi has been divided into 503 parishes since the Middle Ages. Over the Pentecost weekend, however, Archbishop Jean Legrez, completely re-organized them into 21 new parishes.

Restructuring parishes -- from necessity to audacity. READ HERE in La Croix International