Good Friday Collection

Christians around the world are united in a special way during Lent, Holy Week and Easter.  Our hearts, minds and prayers are also especially aware of the Holy Land. Be witnesses of peace and help protect the Holy Places with your gift on Good Friday to support Christians in the Holy Land.  

Catholic Home Mission Appeal

The Catholic Home Mission Appeal works to support home mission diocese in the United States by supporting seminarian formation in a poor diocese. Often home mission priests and lay ministers require special training to attend to unique needs of their faith communities. Your support is necessary for the success of these and other projects. Please […]

Good Friday Collection!

Christians around the world are united in a special way during Lent, Holy Wek and Easter. Our hearts, minds and prayers are also especially aware of the Holy Land.  One a year, on Good Friday, our parishes are called on to support Christians in the Holy Land.  As a pontifical collection requested by Pope Benedict […]

Peter's Pence Collection

Next week our diocese will take up the Peters Pence Collection, which provides the Holy Father with the funds he needs to carry out his most important charitable works. The proceeds benefit the most disadvantaged: victims of war, oppression, and natural disasters. Through your generosity, we can cast the peace of Christ upon the world.

Special Collection For Tornado Victims in Missouri and Oklahoma

From Bishop Slattery: (via www.dioceseoftulsa.org) My Dear People, “We Oklahomans know the deadly power of tornadoes firsthand, so when we heard of the destruction in Joplin, Missouri, we were among the first to ask, ‘What can we do to help?’ I called the Bishop of Springfield-Cape Girardeau on the night of the tornado and again […]

Collection – Church in Latin America

The  Church in Latin America  faces many difficult challenges.  Powerful earthquakes devastated Haiti and Chile last year, creating lasting damage to the Church, while a significant loss of parishioners to migration and other faiths, the inability to support itself financially, and a lack of priests and religious to effectively minister to the large number of […]