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Laudato Si Week Events June 12-19 June 12 to 19 is “Laudato Si Week” commemorating the one-year anniversary of the release of Pope Francis’ encyclical “On Care for Our Common Home.” All events will be held at Our Mother of Sorrows (OMOS) Parish in Tucson. Events in Tucson will include: a guided online Hour of Read More


Long time educator, Cristo Rey veteran to lead San Miguel High School

San Miguel High School in Tucson recently announced the appointment of David Mason as the new President and Chief Executive Officer of the school. Mason replaces Leslie Shultz-Crist, who resigned on Jan. 7. He will begin on July 1. Mason holds a Bachelor of Arts in Education from Western Washington University and a Master’s Degree Read More


Generación 2016 definida por su creciente fe y persistencia

Por VICTOR CALDERON Hibram Sánchez comenzó su educación de preparatoria hace cuatro años en una escuela pública de Marana, al norte de Tucson. “Sentía que éramos ganado en una escuela tan enorme”, dijo Sánchez. “Yo necesitaba algo diferente”. Al año siguiente, Sánchez se trasladó a la Preparatoria San Miguel, una de seis escuelas católicas de Read More


Ali known not just for prowess in ring but also for faith, generosity in Arizona

By NANCY WIECHEC Catholic News Service PHOENIX (CNS) — Muhammad Ali leaves an indelible mark on the world not only as a fighter and athlete but as a man of faith, courage and generosity. The three-time heavyweight champion and self-titled “The Greatest” boxer of all time died at a Scottsdale hospital June 3. He was Read More


To ignore the poor is to despise God, pope says at general audience

By JUNNO AROCHO ESTEVES Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY (CNS) — How Christians treat the poor is the clearest demonstration of their relationship with God, Pope Francis insisted. “To ignore the poor is to despise God! And we must learn this well: To ignore the poor is to despise God!” the pope said May 18 Read More


A few events for area Catholic youths this summer

By VICTOR CALDERON Are you a Catholic parent or guardian in southern Arizona looking for some fun activities this summer for your children? Have no fear! Catholic-friendly events are here. From vacation Bible studies to Life Teen events, there are fun events that include: • A Vacation Bible camp will be held at St. Odilia Read More