World Mission Sunday 2017

Posted by - October 14, 2017

World Mission Sunday, promoted by the Society of the Propagation of the Faith, is a day set aside for Catholics worldwide to recommit themselves to the Church’s missionary activity through prayer and sacrifice. In his message earlier this year, Pope Francis said: “World Mission Day is a good opportunity for enabling the missionary heart of

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Rota celebrates feast of Patron San Francisco de Borja

Posted by - October 14, 2017

By: Edward C. Maratita, Jr. The San Francisco de Borja fiesta is a popular way people on Rota share their faith, culture, and tradition. An event typically tied to the celebration of the island’s patron saint, Mass and a procession are followed by a fiesta, which is a great way for visitors to Rota to

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CCD catechists from all the parishes in Saipan attended the First Catechetical Formation at San Antonio Parish last Monday. Fr. Jason Granado led the reflection on the Human Person. This series of catechetical formation is organized by Sr. Nina Caccam, SJBP and the Office of Religious Education.

CCD Catechists Reflected on the Human Person for their First Catechetical Formation

Posted by - October 14, 2017

The word: ‘anthropology’ is not something anyone will hear on an ordinary day but last Monday, CCD catechists from all parishes spent the whole morning reflecting on the human person as properly understood by the Church. Fr. Jason Granado, presented the different understanding of the human person, from the perspective of modern philosophers, from the

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4th grade Mount Carmel School students represent the CNMI.

Mount Carmel School celebrates Cultural Diversity

Posted by - October 12, 2017

Despite fears about rain and a few sprinkles, the sun came out in full force last Friday just in time for Mount Carmel School’s annual celebration of Cultural Diversity Day. As part of the festivities, MCS students celebrated over a dozen cultures with a parade, cultural dances, and performances. The celebration featured the following grade

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