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.

Of the more than 1,000 organizations that hosted blood drives throughout Arizona last year, three parishes from the Diocese of Phoenix emerged among the top three percent.

Men and women have vital, but unique roles in God’s plan for salvation. That’s why local Catholic leaders organize conferences aimed at each of them.

Funeral services were held Feb. 6 for Deacon Gregory Edward Galloway who passed away peacefully Jan. 28. He was 59.

"Into the Woods" is a retelling of four familiar Grimm fairy tales that Tim Smith, director of the musical production at Seton Catholic Preparatory in Chandler, says has themes that Catholics should take to heart.

Arizona’s favorite ruler-wielding nun, Sister, is back in the habit and awaiting students to take their seats in one of her three "classes."


Traffic woes are inevitable in construction zones. Any Catholic who has been through a parish's or school's construction project can relate.

Bishop Thomas J. Olmsted announced today the launch of a questionnaire for use at the October 2015 Ordinary Synod of Bishops on the theme,...

Obispo Thomas J. Olmsted anuncio hoy el lanzamiento de un cuestionario para el Sínodo Ordinario de los Obispos en Octubre del 2015 sobre el...

Celebrate World Day of Consecrated Life during #YCL15 by visiting an open house in the Diocese of Phoenix and exploring other vocation resources.

Catholic school students from the three dioceses that serve Arizona gathered for a picnic and rally Jan. 28 that featured cheers, student testimonies, brief bishop addresses and a short speech from Governor Doug Ducey.


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