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SCOTTSDALE — Voices, cultures and languages united to celebrate the many cultures of the universal Church June 9. Roughly 1,000 people from throughout the Phoenix Diocese gathered at St. Patrick Parish for the annual Cultural Diversity Mass .The vibrant liturgy, sponsored...
The relics of saint whose intercession has been linked to thousands of documented miracles will be on display in Phoenix Jan. 15-17 as part of the 50th anniversary celebration of the saint's beatification.
Young Africans are being seduced into modern slavery by the promise of a dream that never comes true, an English cardinal told a conference on human trafficking.
Fr. Thomas Boyle, a priest of the Diocese of Phoenix, and retired pastor of St. Anthony of Padua Parish in Wickenburg, died March 12 of kidney failure. He was 84.
The statistics are alarming and the tragedies preventable. An unprecedented effort at protecting young lives is underway. The Diocese of Phoenix has joined with The Arizona Republic and other media outlets and local organizations to alert the community about the importance of using car seats for infants and children in a campaign dubbed “Seat Them Safely,” or “Siéntelos Seguros” in Spanish.
VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- The day after Barack Obama won the presidency in 2008, the Vatican newspaper, L'Osservatore Romano, hailed his election as a "choice that unites," exemplifying America's ability to "overcome fractures and divisions that until only recently...
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tguqGTJTBSI Family caregivers, who are often thrust into their role, can easily remain there undetected and unsupported. The same goes for the elderly striving to remain independent despite health or mobility issues. A pair of grants aims to change that by...
A look back at how the Catholic faithful celebrated Holy Week and the Easter Vigil.
SANTA FE (CNS) — The Catholic bishops of New Mexico in a joint statement welcomed a ruling by the state’s Court of Appeals that reversed a lower court’s approval of physician-assisted suicide. “The Catholic Church strongly believes that life is...