NEWS BRIEF: St. Josephine Bakhita Parish Mission to Launch Emergency Food Pantry

In an October 24th letter to members of the Black Catholic Community and St. Josephine Bakhita Parish Mission, Fr. Andrew McNair announced the establishment of an Emergency Food Pantry to assist members of the community in need. 

NEWS BRIEF: Phoenix-area parish featured in new documentary from America Media

St Mary’s and St Juan Diego parish in Phoenix is one of four parishes featured in a new documentary released this week from American Media. “People of God” shows the different faith experiences and challenges facing Catholic parishes from across the country, illuminating their diversity and unity. It’s available now exclusively to America’s digital and print subscribers.

NEWS BRIEF: St. Mary-Basha is awarded $200,000 from the Stop For Arizona Education Awards

STOP for Arizona Education Awards totalling $2 million given to six outstanding Arizona education providers today! 

NEWS BRIEF: Signs from God- Miracles and their Meaning

Tim Francis, a nationally-known speaker who travels the country to help Catholics gain a deeper understanding of Christ’s real presence in the Eucharist, will...

NEWS BRIEF: Arizona bishops reflect on the 2022 election

The bishops of the Arizona Catholic Conference invite you to prayerfully inform yourself about the issues on the ballot this November, form your conscience well, and vote accordingly.

NEWS BRIEF: Bishop Dolan kicks off diocesan ‘listening tour’ at schools, parishes

As part of Bishop John P. Dolan’s efforts to better know the Diocese of Phoenix, one of his top priorities is to listen to parishioners, priests, deacons, religious, school leaders, students, and charitable partners over the next several months to better understand the needs and concerns of one of the fastest growing dioceses in the United States.

NEWS BRIEF: Gathering of the Deans

Bishop John P. Dolan held his first Dean’s gathering on Wednesday at the Mt. Claret Retreat Center in Phoenix.

NEWS BRIEF: Bishop Dolan hosts Phoenix presbyteral council for the first time

Bishop John Dolan held his first presbyteral council meeting today at the Diocesan Pastoral Center in downtown Phoenix.

NEWS BRIEF: Spanish Charismatic Renewal concert unites young people in praise

More than 150 teens and young adults from all over the diocese gathered on a recent September night for the first in-person event hosted by Cris Joven since 2019. 

NEWS BRIEF: Local Catholic high school achieves National Blue Ribbon recognition

On Sept. 16, the U.S. Secretary of Education Miguel Cardona recognized 297 schools as National Blue Ribbon Schools for 2022. Notre Dame Preparatory High School was one of four Arizona schools and one of 24 national private schools to earn this honor.