Thursday, September 16, 2021

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“It is a privilege to be a Religious”: Three Gallup Sisters Celebrate 90 Combined Years of Consecrated Life

"I asked Our Lord: “Jesus, what do you want me to do? What do you want of me?”In my heart I felt a very soft voice that said: “You follow Me.” 

“Keep your eyes fixed on Jesus”: Sr. Rene Backe Reflects on 65 Years of Religious Life

"We need to pray for each other so that we will be faithful to the Gospel, the blessings, and the Sacraments God has given us through the Church."

Faith in Action Today: How the Donors to the Diocesan Annual Appeal Gave Back in 2020

With so many organizations and people still grappling with the economic and medical struggles brought on by the Covid-19 pandemic, it can be easy to succumb to a sense of fatigue when considering each others' hardships. But the work...

The Lessons, Joys and Sorrows of 50 Years as a Priest

Fr. Dan Daley reflects on his lifelong - and ongoing - vocation.

A “Wonderful, Beautiful Experience”: Daughters of Charity Reflect on Years of Service

Called away to other assignments, the Sisters reflect on their time in the diocese, and the people they served here.

From addict to the diaconate

Marty Smith was on a literal road to death - until the night he saw the Devil. That encounter changed his life forever.

Where to give and receive help during the Coronavirus

Are you in need of help, or would you like to give back in some way to your local community? Contact any of these organizations.
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Considering a call as a deacon? The Diocese of Gallup’s diaconate program is enrolling for Fall 2020

"Deacons are called to service, deacons are called to assist at the altar, deacons are called to make up what is lacking in other ministries of the Church."

Mass at Home: Which Parishes in the Diocese are Live Streaming Services

While they can't replace the beauty and fullness of the Mass in person, these digital services are available as we await the end of the pandemic.

Meet Your 2020 Religious Jubilarians: Two Women Who Serve Where the Need Is Greatest

Between the two, Mother Magda and Sister Agnesa Maria have dedicated 85 years of service to orphans, the homeless, prisoners, and immigrants.

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Meet the Diocese’s Two Newest Deacons

For Deacons Marty Smith and Ron Chavez, the ordination is the culmination of several years of study and service.
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CC076: Why Freedom of Religion is An Essential Human Right

Freedom of religion is a right inherent to human beings, and not one that should be bestowed or revoked by any government or ruler.

Friday News Roundup: Don’t Miss Out on Annual Youth Conference or Men’s Conference!

Plus: Day of Reflection for Native Youth and Lay Ministry Members.
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CC075: Work to Live – Don’t Live To Work

Hard work, properly ordered, is good, but not when it's focused on chasing material goods or wealth which will never bring true happiness.

St. Francis of Assisi Parish in Gallup Bids Farewell to Franciscans

For the first time in sixty years, St. Francis of Assisi Parish in Gallup, NM, will no longer be run by Franciscans.