The power of prayer

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A lesson of love: Saint Matthew School held a prayer service in conclusion of Catholic Schools Week on Friday.

A student holds up a heart with messages of love during a prayer service at Saint Matthew School. MARIA S. YOUNG / TIMES PHOTO

Students present Sister Ann Raymond, of Mother of Mercy House, with donations they collected for those in need. MARIA S. YOUNG / TIMES PHOTO