Apr 09, 2024

At Easter, the Church offers us ways to celebrate fully our being reconciled with God (PHOTOS)

The resurrection of Jesus Christ is at the heart of the Christian faith. This is the point at which God defeated death and reconciled the world to Himself, forging a new and eternal covenant with His people. The resurrection is so important that the early Christians quickly began to commemorate it every week, on Sunday. Of course, it is celebrated in a special way each year at Easter.

Apr 09, 2024

Heading to the National Eucharistic Congress in July? Here’s what to expect

The tens of thousands of Catholics planning to attend the five-day 10th National Eucharistic Congress in Indianapolis in July will experience large-scale Liturgies, dynamic speakers and opportunities for quiet prayer and faith-sharing, with six different “impact session” tracks tailored to their peer groups or faith journey.

Apr 09, 2024

More than just a job: Guiding youth to spiritual growth with compassionate leadership

For Suzette Morin, a catechetical leader with her parish youth group at Immaculate Heart of Mary Church, her main priority is to create spiritual-growth opportunities for the youth to encounter the love and mercy of Jesus up close and on a deeply personal level.

Apr 09, 2024

‘We have hope,’ say advocates at El Paso march and vigil for migrants’ dignity

On the evening of March 21, hundreds of people joined the peaceful demonstration “Be Not Afraid: March and Vigil for Human Dignity,” organized by the Diocese of El Paso, Texas, along with migrant-supporting organizations such as Hope Border Institute and religious and community leaders from areas along the U.S.-Mexico border.

Apr 09, 2024

ROMERO: ¡Resucitó! He is Risen!

Using my voice and playing an instrument allows me to be a protagonist in the celebration; in short, all my senses are alert to my own encounter with the risen Christ.

Apr 09, 2024

GARZA: Showing the mercy of God to incarcerated youth

Helping youth identify blessings in their confined lives and trust in the arrival of the light after their darkness.

Apr 09, 2024

KIERNAN: The underutilized gift of mystagogy

What is mystagogy and how can we embrace it during Easter and beyond?

Apr 09, 2024

DAVILA: The Eucharist and the young Church

During the Eucharistic Revival, can we inspire young people to look to the Eucharist? Here's how.

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