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Ambria Hammel

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Ambria Hammel is the staff writer for The Catholic Sun. She began reporting for the award-winning newspaper in 2006.

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The latest stained glass window to be installed and blessed inside the chapel at the Diocesan Pastoral Center depicts another saint whose canonization St. John Paul II advanced. This time, the artwork portrays an artist.

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The first words Maggie Otlewski heard while unpacking her freshman year were “Catholic Mass times?” as a stranger handed her the information. Two years later, she knows so much more.

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Terry Chavez opens the door for a delivery, but it’s not the latest gadget from Amazon she’s expecting. Instead, a St. Vincent de Paul volunteer is delivering groceries — groceries with a dose of faith, hope and love, that is.

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It's ordination season. Meet some of the nation's newest priests and see, besides the faith, what else you have in common with them.

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A compilation of programming options that should be of a higher value for summertime viewing. Most of them have to do with spiritual mothers and fathers and parenthood.

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They’re the newest class of disciples and they’re more than five times the size of Jesus’ crew. They’re ready to share, and when necessary, defend the faith. Their studies culminated during a graduation Mass at St. Mary’s Basilica in Phoenix following two years of 14 rotating undergraduate level courses that were “both content-oriented and deeply personal.”

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Diocese of Phoenix seminarians are visiting parishes and missions in northern Arizona all week. They saved a seat for you at #semsonthebus.

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Profile of a Polish priest, the cooking priest, the Church in Malaysia and a Catholic guide to depression are some programming highlights on TV this weekend.

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A Salesian sister prepared this video for a vocation and discernment conference. It has received nearly 3,750 views in its first two days. Watch it and catch up on other vocation news.

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The Catholic Community Foundation hired Rick Frisch as its new president and CEO April 1. Frisch will spearhead foundation efforts that support the Church’s mission and deepen its current donor base.

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