A guide to observing Holy Week

A guide to observing Holy Week

Palm Sunday Holy Week begins with Palm Sunday. The Church recalls Jesus’ entrance into Jerusalem with a procession of palms and reads the account of his Passion. All are welcome to attend a special Palm Sunday Mass for the Deaf Community, celebrated by Bishop...
Father O’Connor: Be humble, like the Tax Collector

Father O’Connor: Be humble, like the Tax Collector

By Tom Maguire | Associate editor People should slow down, be humble, and act as a bridge for God, says Father Joseph O’Connor. He spoke to Chancery and Chancery Annex employees at a Soup & Scripture Lenten gathering April 3 at the Chancery Annex in...
‘He just screams the glory of God’

‘He just screams the glory of God’

St. Patrick’s Cathedral organist — ‘best of the best’ — gives concert By Tom Maguire | Associate editor The visiting organist’s aim was  majestic — like the cathedral he came from. “It’s such an honor to be...
Graces gained: Pilgrims reflect on transformative journey in Italy

Graces gained: Pilgrims reflect on transformative journey in Italy

Bishop Robert J. Cunningham, Father Joe O’Connor, and the Catholic Sun led a Lenten pilgrimage to Italy March 11 to 21, a journey of faith and history that transformed 28 pilgrims. After returning home, pilgrims were invited to share with readers of the Sun the graces they received during the pilgrimage.


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