Named for Mormon settlers William Flake and Erastus Snow, Snowflake was settled in the 1870s as a ranching settlement. In 1877 the Vicar Apostolic of Arizona... Read More...
Each year, Confirmation classes from three Gallup parishes go door-to-door, collecting food for the Gallup Community Pantry. These efforts allow the pantry to serve families in emergency situations.
Though we are engaged in active ministry, we are reminded not only of our obligation to pray the Liturgy of the Hours, but told to make room for personal prayer and spiritual exercises.
Priest Profile: African Roots Prepare Frs. Patrick McGuire and Francis Akano for Life Among the Pueblos
The two priests make a good team. In a place so like home, and yet so far from family, their common interests and history of service are a source of strength and familiarity.
Now, as he retires, Fr. Walker leaves a thriving parish behind
There is scant record of any attempts to bring Christianity to the Apaches since the days of Fray Benavides until the first “inashood” (Blackrobe missionaries) at the turn of the century.
For Fr. Pio O'Connor, the hospital, the nursing home, and the sick room are his parish, their ailing residents his sheep.
"We want to relate what we do in our faith to what we do with scouting."