Wednesday, February 24, 2021

Features

Priest profile: Fr. Peter Short on Life in Remote Argentinean Villages, Meeting the Pope, and Working with Vulnerable Communities

Returning to the United Stated after decades of service in Argentina was difficult, especially after being assigned to a town hit hard by the abuse crisis. But Fr. Peter Short sees his vocation as a pilgrimage, firmly guided by God.

Your Guide to Summer Fiestas, Camps and Events Around the Diocese

If you're in the mood for food, fun, and family-friendly activities that give back to your local parish, look no further than our list of upcoming parish fiestas and summer Bible camps! Farmington/San Juan area June 8 Ice Cream Social: 1:00pm –...

World Youth Day a “Once in a lifetime experience” for Farmington Youth

"I wanted them to get a sense of the universal church, all these young people gathered together, to pray together and to worship together."

Putting faith into action: For St. Anthony Students, Selfless Service is a Constant Commitment

From care packages to serving meals to visits to the elderly, the students' commitment to Catholic service is a year-round effort.

A Look Back at the Life of Deacon Michael Sullivan, 1942-2019

"If there's one thing I could always say about Deacon Mike, it's this: he was always willing to help."

Five Sisters Honored at Annual Religious Jubilee Mass

The five Sisters celebrate nearly 300 years of combined service and dedication to the Church.

In an often-demoralizing world, youth at Catholic gathering are told, “God loves you and needs you. The Church needs you.”

"You do matter, you are important, you are valuable, let your voices be heard, let your gifts be used."

How the Good Shepherd Fund benefits retired priests: An interview with Fr. Alberto Avella, Immigrant and priest for 38 years

A first unofficial assignment for Fr. Avella was to learn 20 new words in English every day. Now, he serves seven parishes and missions in the Diocese of Gallup.

How the Good Shepherd Fund benefits retired priests: An interview with Fr. James Walker, Teacher and priest for 19 years

"The reality is, we are still a poor diocese. To take care of our elderly priests, we just don’t have the resources."

Latest News

Friday News Roundup: Catholic Charities Shoe Drive; Lenten Stations of the Cross; Obituaries

The Friday news roundup presents a quick overview of Catholic stories and events from around the Diocese of Gallup.

Be a Silver Lining to Those in Darkness

‘To honor the World Day of the Sick, let’s ask ourselves how we can help someone passing through this COVID storm.’

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

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

Following Years of Steady Growth, St. Anthony Faculty and Students Are Ready for a New School Complex

Principal Bryan Yorksmith and his staff are planning a campaign to build a new school - St. Anthony enrollment has tripled since 2006.

These Are the Important Legislative Issues in NM and AZ in 2021

Take Action: Contact your legislator and voice your opinion on school choice, euthanasia, and the repeal of the NM abortion ban.