Phoenix seminarian on road to priesthood ordained deacon in Rome

Vinhson Nguyen was among 31 seminarians ordained to the diaconate during their final year of preparation and discernment for priesthood.

Celebrating Marriage [VIDEO]

Regardless of how long you've been married, or even if you're dating and moving toward marriage, this song should resonate in your heart.
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Pope launches ‘Share the Journey’ campaign [VIDEO]

The Church is re-energizing its efforts to welcome refugees and migrants through its "Share the Journey" aimed at personally knowing the people and their struggle.

Living Jesus’ call to bear with one another while forgiving, blessing

A few weeks ago, on a blazing-hot afternoon, I ventured to a local arts and crafts store. It was a Saturday and the store was crowded with shoppers.
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Share the Journey campaign urges Catholics to connect with migrants

"The hope is that through the stories that are presented, the images presented, that people will be moved from their place of comfort to a place of encounter. That's what the church is calling us to."

Thousands flock to Oklahoma to witness beatification of ‘ordinary’ priest

Some 20,000 pilgrims packed an Oklahoma City convention center Sept. 23 to witness the beatification of a priestly saint they admired or knew personally.
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‘An Ordinary Martryr’ [VIDEO]

The biography of the first American martyr and first U.S.-born priest to reach "blessed" status.
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Silver Rose relay passes through diocese [VIDEO]

The Silver Rose, a dedication to St. Juan Diego and his meeting with Our Lady and the Miracle of the Roses, returns to the diocese on it annual pilgrimage to Mexico.

Arizona Catholics look forward to beatification of Fr. Stanley Rother, first U.S.-born martyr

Kathy Rother, principal of Bourgade Catholic High School, keeps an image of her cousin, Fr. Stanley Rother on her desk. Though she never had a chance to meet him in person, she feels a very close connection to the priest who will be beatified in Oklahoma City Sept. 23.

Church leaders offer prayers, Mexicans pitch in after earthquake

The tremor has claimed more than 240 lives so far — including at least 20 children trapped in a collapsed school.