Surviving the hottest days of 2017

Here's a look at how some Catholic organizations and parishes are bearing through record-tying and likely record-breaking temperatures. Plus ways to help.

Kids can love church too!

Just look at the writing on the red rectangles — the kids' version of memorial bricks — at St. Mary Magdalene Parish in Gilbert.

Memorial Day in the Diocese of Phoenix

The faithful are remembering the souls of those who died protecting America's freedom with special Masses and a Rosary.

St. Joseph the Worker

With at least one feast to celebrate daily in the Church, see why the Feast of St. Joseph the Worker is a triple blessing in the Diocese of Phoenix.

What you may have missed in the #2017CSA photo

The Holy Spirit recently revealed something beautiful about this year's Christian Service Awards photo. Take a closer look at it and you'll agree.

‘Fleece’ Navidad and Advent

Our friends at Catholics Come Home graciously shared this video with us.

Pope’s Advent, Christmas schedule

As you're celebrating Advent, Christmas, New Year's and beyond, so is Pope Francis.

Advent 2016 resources

Connect with Advent resources and Christmas gift ideas for celebrating the seasons. Broken down by age group.

‘Spread love everywhere you go’ — especially on vacation

Whether you travel internationally or domestically, it's possible — and rewarding — to build volunteering into your vacations. Just ask these Catholic school families.

Small-town parish boasts big-time numbers — and finally, a second priest

A parish serving the one-square-mile area that is the Town of Guadalupe is hosting its first priestly ordination today. Friar Villafan, via the OFM.FYI newsletter, gives us an insight into this tiny parish.