NEWS BRIEF: Bishop Dolan unveils scripture study for small groups

A workshop to unveil Christ in Our Neighborhood, the evangelization program developed by Bishop John Dolan of the Diocese of Phoenix, drew more than 50 pastors, parish staff and volunteers to the Diocesan Pastoral Center Dec. 10.

Dancers full of praise as Honor Your Mother places renewed emphasis on Eucharist

From the choir’s warm, gentle entrance rendition of “Immaculate Mary” to the numerous flags and posters depicting Our Lady of Guadalupe to Bishop John P. Dolan’s reminder of Jesus’ mother’s love

‘Knights’ Kids’ in need get Christmas joy during shopping spree, visit with Santa

Christmas joy came a little early for 34 underprivileged children from Guadalupe this year.

NEWS BRIEF: Florence Project Announces Generous Gift from Victory Noll Sisters

The Florence Immigrant & Refugee Rights Project (Florence Project) is proud to announce a generous gift from the Our Lady of Victory Missionary Sisters, commonly known as the Victory Noll Sisters, to strengthen the Florence Project’s Integrated Social Services Program and Border Action Team.

Vibrant array of Advent traditions offer faithful myriad opportunities to pray, celebrate

The days leading up to Christmas can often be filled with shopping, decorating and other worldly pursuits, but long-held Advent traditions help the faithful focus on the reason for the season: the birth of the Savior, Jesus Christ.

U.S. Catholic leaders speak out against three November executions

In the third week of November, three executions by lethal injection took place in the U.S. in just two days and a fourth execution was called off after failed attempts happened close to the expiration of the prisoner's death warrant.

Vatican will do whatever possible to broker cease-fire, pope says

The Vatican is willing to do whatever it takes to broker a cease-fire and bring an end to the war on Ukraine, Pope Francis said.

NEWS BRIEF: Notre Dame Federal Credit Union supports Catholic education

The Diocese of Phoenix recognizes Notre Dame Federal Credit Union as a Guardian of Hope for this year’s Night of Hope. Thank you for supporting Catholic education.

NEWS BRIEF: Johanna Warner of Phoenix is elected to serve on national board of...

The National Christ Child Society (NCCS), one of the nation’s oldest organizations dedicated to serving the needs of under-resourced children, has announced the appointment of Johanna Warner of Phoenix as a director at large of its national board of directors. The new slate of officers for the 2022-2024 term was made official at the NCCS National Convention in Tucson on September 17, 2022.