Need to recycle your Christmas tree now that the feast of Epiphany has lapsed? Here are some options. Some city schedules for tree removal services even cater to Catholics who leave their tree up through the Baptism of the Lord celebrated Jan. 12 this year.
Today is the feast of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton. She founded the Sisters of Charity in the U.S. and Arizona Catholics have been served by the Sisters of Charity of Seton Hill since 1933. Sr. Barbara Einloth traces the order's ministry in the Grand Canyon State.
One of the many perks about being Catholic: you don't have to wait for New Year's Eve to roll around again to resolve to do better. Every moment, especially after the sacrament of reconciliation, is a chance to start anew.
Today the Savior of the World is born. Often during the consecration at mass, I say to myself, “Here You are Lord. You have come to be with me and protect me. You died for me that I might live.”
Thanksgiving traditions old and new abound across the Diocese of Phoenix from food drives to a "visit" from Elizabeth of the Mayflower.
Someone heading toward me that I know is going to ask for money, I tense up. Why? I'm not physically intimidated. Certainly, giving them a dollar isn't going to break me.
Two parishes and a school invite Catholics to their theatrical productions this weekend only. See "Viva Cristo Rey," "Late Nite Catechism" and "Cinderella: A Ragtime Musical." Order tickets now. One of them will not be sold at the door.
Screenshot from Part 1 of "Junipero Serra and the California Missions." If you cue up the 3:45 mark, you will see shortly a...
It's not too early to shop for Christmas. In fact, it's now or never at some parishes holiday boutiques. I scored some great deals at one parish's Christmas boutique and missed my chance at another. Just so you don't miss your chance, here are some ideas of where to shop and who will benefit from your purchase. And when you combine it with Mass, it will be worth the drive.
His wife had been unfaithful and now she wanted to come back. He was willing to consider. I admired his openness to forgiving.