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New Vision editor stepping down, moving to Yuma

By VICTOR CALDERON The one constant in life is change. We are experiencing it in the Diocese of Tucson, as we await the appointment of a new Bishop as well as the move in mid-October of the Bishop Moreno Pastoral Center to a temporary location one block east in downtown Tucson. It’s also a time 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


Historia de fe será restaurada en su sitio legítimo en la Capilla de Nuestra Señora
Diócesis restaura Tabernáculo de más de 100 años de antigüedad

Al parecer, nadie sabe cómo la ligeramente maltrecha caja de madera fue a parar a un contenedor de almacenaje en Tucson. Pero como quiera que haya llegado allí, alguien la apreciaba lo suficiente como para envolverla cuidadosamente en plástico y empacarla con otros artículos y muebles que fueron almacenados en el contenedor. Puede ser que Read More


Slain French priest was attack on ‘all of us,’ imam said

By Carol Zimmermann Catholic News Service WASHINGTON (CNS) — Father Jacques Hamel’s gruesome murder in northern France July 26 — by men claiming allegiance to the Islamic State — prompted sorrow and outrage from Muslim leaders around the world. “This attack in a place of worship and on innocent worshippers in particular demonstrates that there 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


Divorced Catholics in the Diocese of Tucson now have a support group

By VICTOR CALDERON The New Vision Hank Krzysik was married for 32 years when his wife told him she wanted a divorce. Krzysik, a parishioner at Our Mother of Sorrows (OMOS) Parish in Tucson, said he was taken by surprise. “We grew up in the Catholic faith… so I had to find out what the Read More