Families from around the diocese gathered at St. Mary Church in Upsala April 30 for “The Shepherd is Calling,” a hands-on event held in conjunction with Good Shepherd Sunday.
Photos: “The Shepherd is Calling” vocation event
‘Pathways’ approach offers families a helpful ‘on-ramp’ to faith and formation
“We are excited and optimistic about how this partnership [with Faith and Family Life Catholic Ministries] can support growth in our parish and [Area Catholic Community] faith formation efforts,” David Fremo said.
Pope decides women will be voting members of Synod of Bishops
At least three dozen women will be voting members of the assembly of the Synod of Bishops in October, Pope Francis has decided.
Mayhew Lake parishioners post stories on ‘Wall of Grace and Mercy’
“Being able to better explain our own faith will help us listen and welcome them,” said Jackie Popp, member of the One in Christ ACC discipleship committee.
Vocation event seeks to inspire participants ‘to follow the Good Shepherd’
The hands-on event is geared toward parents and their elementary school-age children with activities to help them learn more about Jesus, the Good Shepherd.
Synod’s ‘messy,’ ‘joyful’ North American phase concludes with call to mission, moves to Rome
The final document for the North American phase of the 2021-2024 Synod on Synodality was released April 12, capturing a process of dialogue and discernment.
Praying the ‘Stations of the Resurrection’
“The Stations of the Resurrection” is a new devotional booklet that follows Jesus’ life after his death through Pentecost.
Pope prays that Easter joy would break through gloom of sin, war, strife
Some 45,000 people were present in the square for the morning Mass, the Vatican said, and by noon there were close to 100,000 people inside and outside the square for the pope’s Easter message and blessing “urbi et orbi” (to the city and the world).