The Diocese of Phoenix Office of Child and Youth Protection planted a pinwheel garden outside of the Diocesan Pastoral Center April 18 to mark April as Child Abuse Prevention Month.
After Easter Sunday, many people believe the commemoration is over until the next year. As Catholics, though, we know this most sacred holy day is just the beginning. Throughout Easter Season, which spans the 50 days from Easter Sunday through Pentecost, we spend our time in joyful celebration of Jesus’ gift of eternal life.
The man arrested for the 2014 murder of Fr. Kenneth Walker, FSSP, and the aggravated assault on Fr. Joseph Terra, FSSP, will spend the rest of his life in prison. That was the decision of Maricopa County Superior Court Judge Pete Reinstein at a sentencing hearing April 7.
El Obispo Thomas J. Olmsted encabezó una Misa y un Rosario por quienes han sido víctimas de abusos sexuales, sobre todo las víctimas menores de edad.
FLAGSTAFF — “Ustedes son la luz del mundo. Una ciudad asentada sobre un monte no se puede esconder”, dijo el Obispo Thomas J. Olmsted, citando a Mateo 5:16, durante la ceremonia de bendición del el nuevo centro de educación escolar y parroquial en la Parroquia San Francisco de Asís en Flagstaff el 12 de febrero.
Barely into her second semester of college, one ASU freshman took a bit of a leap of faith. It was one that transplanted the Valley native to East Africa.
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The conflict between science and religion, which we all hear about, is much like today’s politics — there’s nothing to it. If it were true that an irreconcilable conflict exists, we wouldn’t have Catholic priests like Copernicus (Sun at the center of the Solar System) and LeMaître (the Big Bang) discovering how the entire universe works.