Fortnight for Freedom - Fortnight for Freedom Each year parishes around the country arrange special events to highlight the importance of defending religious freedom. The Fortnight for Freedom is from June 21—the vigil of the Feasts of St. John Fisher and St. Thomas More—to July 4, Independence Day. This short guide aims help Christians speak with friends and neighbors... Read More
2017 CCHD Multimedia Youth Art Contest Winners Announced - The Office of Life Ministries recently coordinated the Diocese participation in the  Catholic Campaign for Human Development (CCHD) Multimedia Youth Art Contest for high school and Middle school students.  The theme this year was “Being Neighbors in our Common Home.” Loretta Rieman, CCHD Intern, coordinated the contest and made over a dozen presentations at several... Read More
Day of Reflection & Food Packing Event – February 18, 2017 - Join us for a morning of reflection on global hunger and the Catholic response. Our morning will lead into a hands-on event of packing meals for BurkinaFaso, a country in West Africa whose name means “land of the people of integrity.” Due to climate change and drought, Burkina Faso remains one of the poorest countries in the world.... Read More