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Catholic Charities Community Services is giving moviegoers a chance to see “The Young Messiah” the night before it opens to the public. The inspiring and unique story of seven-year-old Jesus Christ and his family as they come to a fuller understanding of His divine nature and purpose.

Christ calls every person to a special mission, Bishop Thomas J. Olmsted told Massgoers who often find themselves praying in front of abortion clinics.

Bashas' Supermarkets is offering Catholics a chance to start their Lenten service opportunities while celebrating Mardi Gras.

A former Diocese of Phoenix athlete, who punted for the 2007-08 Super Bowl champs, earned the diocese a spot in the first Super Bowl High School Honor Roll.

The students are all sport and recreation management majors at Niagara University's College of Hospitality and Tourism Management, a campus founded in the Vincentian tradition.


The Drama department at Seton Catholic Preparatory in Chandler is gearing up to perform the School Edition of "Grease," Feb. 5-7 and Feb. 12-13.

A school known for its purple and gold now has an extra “gold” distinction.


Connect with Lenten resources for various age groups and a quick reflection on encountering those who are suffering.

It the kids would welcome a creative challenge, consider discussing a pair of art and writing contests with them. Deadlines: Feb. 1 and March 23.

Han pasado cuatro meses desde que el Obispo Thomas J. Olmsted de la Diócesis de Phoenix escribiera su exhortación apostólica Firme en la brecha, dirigida a todos los hombres católicos.


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