Bishop Edward J. Burns to preside over Ash Wednesday Mass - February 26, 2020
For Christians, Ash Wednesday marks the beginning of the 40-day Season of Lent. For Catholics, it is a season of penance, reflection, and fasting in preparation for Christ's resurrection on Easter Sunday, through which Christians attain redemption.

Bishop Edward J. Burns to preside over Ash Wednesday Mass - February 26, 2020

For Christians, Ash Wednesday marks the beginning of the 40-day Season of Lent. For Catholics, it is a season of penance, reflection, and fasting in preparation for Christ's resurrection on Easter Sunday, through which Christians attain redemption.



2020 Resources for Lent
Ash Wednesday falls on February 26th this year, and is the start of Lent. By the solemn forty days of Lent the Church unites herself each year to the mystery of Jesus in the desert.

2020 Resources for Lent

Ash Wednesday falls on February 26th this year, and is the start of Lent. By the solemn forty days of Lent the Church unites herself each year to the mystery of Jesus in the desert.



Querida Amazonía: The Pope’s Exhortation for a Church with an Amazonian Face
The Post-Synodal Apostolic Exhortation on the Amazon Region has been published. The document traces new paths of evangelization and care for the environment and the poor. Pope Francis hopes for a new missionary thrust, and encourages the role of the laity within the ecclesial community.

Querida Amazonía: The Pope’s Exhortation for a Church with an Amazonian Face

The Post-Synodal Apostolic Exhortation on the Amazon Region has been published. The document traces new paths of evangelization and care for the environment and the poor. Pope Francis hopes for a new missionary thrust, and encourages the role of the laity within the ecclesial community.



National Marriage Week and World Day of Marriage 2020
February 7-14 marks the annual celebration of National Marriage Week USA. World Marriage Day is celebrated annually on the second Sunday of February. This year, World Marriage Day is Sunday, February 9th.

National Marriage Week and World Day of Marriage 2020

February 7-14 marks the annual celebration of National Marriage Week USA. World Marriage Day is celebrated annually on the second Sunday of February. This year, World Marriage Day is Sunday, February 9th.