- May 27, 2020
Believers are sent out to the world. They have taken up the mantle of the Gospel mission and are empowered to be light, salt, and leaven in the midst of our world.
With much national attention focused along the U.S.-Mexico border, members of the U.S. bishops’ Subcommittee on Catholic Home Missions visited three programs in the Diocese of El Paso that have been funded by the Catholic Home Mission Appeal.
On Palm Sunday, Jerusalem becomes a symbol of the entire world and it is a world that the Christian – imitating the Lord Jesus – must enter with humility and joy.
The Confraternity of the Holy Trinity of Pilgrims and Convalescents is a religious group founded by St. Philip Neri with the mission of being hospitable to pilgrims visiting Rome.
Started in 1979, the annual Catholic Communication Campaign is the only one to designate 50 percent of proceeds for dioceses and 50 percent to communication efforts of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops. About $8 million is raised nationally.
Next summer in Orlando, between 3-4,000 Catholic leaders from across the United States – including bishops, heads of national Catholic organizations, lay movements, religious orders and diocesan ministries and programs – will meet to discuss ways to be missionary disciples in today’s world.