San Roque Parish Youth Worship Night

Posted by - November 4, 2017

For almost two months, the youth leaders of the San Roque Parish Church have been in the planning stages of an acquaintance and worship night as part of their mission to bring back an active youth participation within the parish. Initially, it was scheduled to occur on October 21, 2017. However, due to the weather

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DIOCESAN PASTORAL PLANNING PRIORITY MINISTRIES (DRAFT)

Posted by - November 4, 2017

EVANGELIZATION AND FAITH FORMATION To proclaim the gospel of Jesus to non-practicing, baptized Catholics. Objective: 1.1 There will be an increase of at least 5% on the number of people receiving the Sacraments of Baptism, Holy Communion, and Confirmation in all parishes by the end of 2022. Goal Statement #2 – Evangelization To proclaim the

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Holy Days Of Obligation for the Diocese of Chalan Kanoa

Posted by - October 28, 2017

Every organization, whether secular or religious, requires its own laws and customs in order to maintain order. As citizens of the state, we enjoy certain rights and privileges, but we likewise have civic duties to fulfill. As Catholics, Canon Law is the internal system and guidelines which guides us. As baptized faithful we do have

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ALL SAINTS DAY & ALL SOULS DAY MASS SCHEDULE

Posted by - October 28, 2017

(NOVEMBER 1, 2017 – ALL SAINTS) MOUNT CARMEL CATHEDRAL 6:00 a.m. – (Mass – Chamorro) MOUNT CARMEL CEMETERY: 12:00 Noon – (Solemn Rosary – Chamorro) MOUNT CARMEL CEMETERY 3:30p.m.– (Solemn Rosary–Chamorro) MOUNT CARMEL CEMETERY 4:00 p.m. – (Evening Prayer of the Dead followed by Mass and Responso) KRISTO RAI PARISH 6:00 a.m. Mass SANTA SOLEDAD

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CATECHETICAL FORMATION ON CHRISTIAN MORALITY

Posted by - October 28, 2017

The first catechetical formation for CCD catechists was centered on the reflection on the human person based on the anthropology of the Second Vatican Council and St. John Paul II. The next formation topic will proceed on to the succeeding reflections of who we really are as persons. After asking “Who am I?” the next

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“I have the Islands very deep in my heart.” Mother Margarita’s visit to Saipan, 1928. (photo right)

“I WILL HELP YOU FROM HEAVEN”

Posted by - October 28, 2017

(A prayer-letter to Blessed Margarita Maria Maturana for the Feast of All Saints Day and All Souls Day) Dear Blessed Margarita Maria Maturana, The Church has given you the title of “Blessed” and the title of Saint is still an on-going process. We know that while on earth you made it your mission to spread

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Saipan Devotees Attend Divine Mercy Workshop

Posted by - October 28, 2017

Despite the looming approach of a tropical depression, Saipan and Tinian being in Condition 3, dozens of devotees flocked to Mt. Carmel Cathedral to participate in the Divine Mercy Workshop last Saturday, October 21st, the eve of the Feast of St. John Paul II. Fr. Joel delos Reyes, a priest of the Archdiocese of Agana

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