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Evangelii Gaudium

Pope Francis’ Apostolic Exhortation Evangelii Gaudium

Church Leadership on the Unaccompanied Migrant Children Crisis

Pope Francis and several other Church leaders have made statements about the crisis of the unaccompanied migrant children. To read what they had to say, please click here. Archbishop Dennis Schnurr also released a letter about the crisis. To read his letter, please click here

Our Newest Saints

Pope Francis canonized Blessed Pope John Paul II and Blessed Pope John XXIII on Sunday, April 27, 2014. 

To read more about  Saint John Paul II  and  Saint John XXIII, please click on their names. 

How to Keep Holy the Sabbath Amid Youth Sports Schedules

Different families take varying approaches on how to live out the Third Commandment in contemporary America’s pro-Sunday-sports culture.

 From the National Catholic Register, December 1, 2013 -- Read more  


Consultation of the Clergy and Faithful 

Pope Francis has called the Third Extraordinary General Assembly of the Synod of Bishops on the theme "The Pastoral Challenges for the Family in the Context of Evangelization," for next October.  He has issued a call to bishops around the world to enlist the input of Catholics.  In response to Pope Francis' call, Archbishop Schnurr has invited everyone to give their input; you can do so by clicking  here. This is a rare opportunity to participate directly in an effort of the universal Church.