The Catholic Sun

The Catholic Sun is the official source of news for the Diocese of Phoenix. We share in the mission of evangelizing the Catholic faithful by providing news, information, education, a forum for discussion and guidance in matters of faith, morals and spiritual life.

Young Arizona actors will perform select production numbers for a new audience May 21 as they compete for the ASU Gammage High School Musical Awards.

The third-grade class at St. Louis the King School in Glendale chipped in to buy a vital gift for one of their newest neighbors.

This year's valedictorian and salutatorian at Seton Catholic Preparatory aren't taking the traditional college path.

Seventh- and eighth-graders at San Francisco de Asís in Flagstaff know their numbers.

Fr. Brian Fenlon was the founding pastor of St. Patrick Parish in Scottsdale where he served for 15 years until his retirement.


A free two-part movie night at Most Holy Trinity Parish caters to Spanish- and English-speaking Catholics.

Two teams from two Catholic schools executed a stellar cyber mission as part of a state competition.


The CBS Evening News has the latest report on the Franciscan Sisters of Christian Charity, who have made Catholic and secular headlines this school year for everything from their love of American football to their tireless service to students and Catholics in Gila River.

Se le ha informado a la Diócesis de Phoenix que Dennis Pecore, ex sacerdote de la congregación religiosa de la Sociedad del Divino Salvador popularmente llamada “Salvatorianos”, ha sido acusado creíblemente de conducta sexual inapropiada con un menor. La acusación reciente proviene de cuando Pecore sirvió en la parroquia de San Marcos (St. Mark) de 1982 a 1983.

The Diocese of Phoenix has been informed that Dennis Pecore, a former priest of the Salvatorian religious order, has been credibly accused of sexual misconduct with a minor. The recent accusation stems from when Pecore was serving in the Diocese of Phoenix at St. Mark’s Parish from 1982-1983.


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