Pop in at a shrine near you
There are more than a hundred Catholic shrines spread all
over the USA. Compliments of Larry Peterson, Aleteia.org,
here's a list of popular shrines located throughout the
U.S., broken down into regions. Road
Part 1: Upper Midwest
Part 2: Eastern USA
Part 3: Western USA and Texas
Part 4: New England
Infographic: U.S. Imports & Exports
With trade, tariffs and taxes in the news you might be
wondering what, exactly, does the U.S. import and export.
This infographic identifies some of those commodities and
rates them too according to their value and weight.
Chaplain: A Ministry of presence
Not so much to pray or evangelize but to listen and be
present when police officers need someone to listen to them.
Read how the City of Sun Prairie, Wisconsin has started a
chaplain program under the direction of the Wisconsin
Department of Justice. The article provides a
behind-the-scenes perspective on the chaplain's role and the
police department's evolving attitude.
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Featured this month
the activities of SVDs pursuing educational and
formation opportunities with ongoing education funds at
On the Trail
There's books, seminars, webinars, online courses ...
all at Datebook Plus
Learn about using an EpiPen, researching the sense of
smell, and preparing a spiritual will at Health & Wellness
Learn to read and understand your visa at Immigration Alerts
about the Hugs Not Walls event which took place on the
U.S.-Mexico border at
the recently released USCCB's 2017 Annual Report on
the Implementation of the Charter for the Protection of
Children and Young People at
Moving ahead ...
July 1-31, 2018
Time to be accountable for the ongoing education and
formation you've been doing this past fiscal year.
Accountability Statements are now being accepted. So please
don't delay. The submission deadline is July 31. Help make
this year another 100% compliance yearfor yourself and for
the Province. Simple instructions and the AAS form are
September 8 November 9, 2018
Tour: Saint Pio
Saint Padre Pio's relics are currently on tour in America
commemorating the 50th anniversary of Padre Pio entering
eternal life. A few of the upcoming sites include Toronto,
Ontario; Parsippany, New Jersey; St. Cloud, Minnesota; and
Rapid City, South Dakota. For a complete venue list,
October 16, 2018
World Food Day
This is a day of action dedicated to tackling global hunger.
The focus of the day is that food is a basic, fundamental
human right. Yet, more than 805 million people worldwide
live with chronic hunger. Be aware. Take action.
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