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March 8, 2024

"Cabrini" movie opens today in theatres nationwide

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‘Cabrini’ Highlights the Saint Whose Trust in Christ Changed New York

FILM REVIEW: New film opens March 8.

National Catholic Register

Portraits of Saints

Lent 2024



Prints, plaques & holy cards available for purchase.

Pray Every Day this Lent on Hallow,
the #1 Prayer App

Journey through the spiritual classic He Leadeth Me 
with Mark Wahlberg, Jonathan Roumie, and others alongside millions around the world praying every day this Lent.


St. Patrick Novena
Starts: March 8th
Feastday: March 17th

St Cyril of Jerusalem Novena
Starts: March 9th
Feastday: March 18th

St. Joseph Novena
Starts: March 10th
Feastday: March 19th

Seven Sorrows and Joys of St Joseph Novena
Starts: March 13th
Feastday: March 22nd

Annunciation Novena
Starts: March 16th
Feastday: March 25th

Pope, still recovering from illness, urges the prideful not to judge
— Justin McLellan, Catholic News Service

Pope Francis: ‘Of all vices, pride is the great queen’
Catholic News Agency

This is Pope Francis’ Prayer Intention for the Month of March
National Catholic Register 


Cardinal Burke announces nine-month novena to seek Our Lady’s ‘intercession’

Ultra-conservative challenger Michele Morrow defeated incumbent Catherine Truitt in the Republican primary for state superintendent of public instruction.  Morrow will face off against former Guilford County Superintendent Mo Green, who has nearly two-thirds of the vote in the Democratic primary. The superintendent is the head of the state Department of Public Instruction. That puts the superintendent in the role of overseeing public school systems in the state.

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Men young and old gather at 14th Annual Catholic Men’s Conference
Catholic News Herald

Catholic Men's Conference of the Carolinas

A huge thank you to everyone who attended, supported, and assisted
with the 2024 Men's Conference!

Full 2024 Conference AVAILABLE NOW on our YouTube Channel!

Mark your calendars for February 8, 2025,
for the 15th Annual Catholic Men's Conference of the Carolinas!

#mensconference #catholicmensconference #catholic #catholicmen #masculinity #manhood #faith #fatherhood #provider #protector #father #husband #ironsharpens #realmenpray @catholicmensconference

Young Catholic Professionals launches new Charlotte chapter
Catholic News Herald


Become part of a vibrant Catholic community that integrates Faith
in our daily work & propels your professional journey forward.

Diocese of Charlotte

Office of Family Life - Diocese of Charlotte

for the Converging Roads medical conference for health professionals coming up March 16 at the Cathedral of St. Patrick in Charlotte! Students, clergy, and the general public are welcome as well!

Eucharistic Congress

Attention, middle and high school students!
Registration is now open for the 2024 Bishop’s Youth Pilgrimage.
Learn more and register:
For Father Yves Ilapi Kennedy, trust in God has always guided him, especially now in a new assignment nearly 7,000 miles from his home.

Father Kennedy has been commissioned by his bishop in the Diocese of Idiofa, in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, to minister to French-speaking Catholic immigrants in the Charlotte area and to help develop the Francophone ministry based out of Our Lady of Consolation Parish in Charlotte.

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Diocese of Raleigh

Diocese of Raleigh - a CENTURY of growing in the body of Christ!
Follow this page for information about upcoming centennial events, the diocese history and more -->

Diocese of Raleigh

Diocese of Raleigh

Roman Catholic Diocese of Charleston

It’s not too late to fast this Lent! Here are Pope Francis’ ideas for fasting:
❕ Fast from hurting words... and say kind words.
❕ Fast from sadness... and be filled with gratitude.
❕ Fast from anger... and be filled with patience.
❕ Fast from pessimism... and be filled with hope.
❕ Fast from worries... and have trust in God.
❕ Fast from complaints... and contemplate simplicity.
❕ Fast from pressures... and be prayerful.
❕ Fast from bitterness... and fill your hearts with joy.
❕ Fast from selfishness... and be compassionate to others.
❕ Fast from grudges... and be reconciled.
❕ Fast from words... and be silent so you can listen.
#Fasting #LentenJourney
South Carolina’s only basilica enters
third century of worship with big changes

Carolina News and Reporter

Eucharistic Congress: Time and Eternity

Mar 1, 2024
 By Dr. Mike Martocchio

We are on the verge of our very first diocesan Eucharistic Congress on April 6. It has me thinking about the Eucharist, about time and eternity. We have discussed the notion of presence many times here and have frequently discussed the physicality of the presence of our Lord in the Eucharist. It meets our bodily need to experience his love tangibly. 

The Catholic Miscellany

St Luke Catholic Church Mint Hill 

Our Lady of the Highways Catholic Church

Get ready for the Via Crucis on Good Friday March 29th 12pm -3pm!
As always, we expect a big crowd for this performance.

St Leo Catholic School

Bishop McGuinness High School Book Buddies, Kate Dennen and Adelaide Jernigan, read books about St. Patrick's day to our Pre-K students. πŸ“—β€οΈ
@bishopmcguinnesshs Bishop McGuinness Catholic High School

Canongate Catholic High School

Canongate's annual play is just around the corner! Purchase your tickets before they sell out! Dates and info below. Tickets available at:
Join St. Matthew Catholic Church On Divine Mercy Sunday

Join us for the Hour of Great Mercy on Sunday, April 7, at 3 pm in the church.

St. Faustina shares in her diary that Jesus said, “...In this hour, I will refuse nothing to the soul that makes a request of me in virtue of my passion...” (Diary 1320).

The hour on April 7 includes veneration of the Divine Mercy image, praying the Divine Mercy Chaplet, and blessing with a first-class relic of St. Faustina. Afterwards, all are invited to the New Life Center Banquet Room for a reception. 

Visit St. Matthew Mercy for more information including how to pray the Novena and to receive the graces of Divine Mercy Sunday.

Retreat into the Passion of Jesus

One night, March 22-23.

St. Francis Springs Prayer Center in Stoneville, NC is a
non-profit, interfaith retreat center. All people, all denominations
are welcome to use our Center for their spiritual formation. 

Find out more about the many events held throughout the year! 

 Prayer for Healing the Family Tree

Heavenly Father, I come before You as Your child, in great need of Your help. I have physical health needs, emotional needs, spiritual needs, and interpersonal needs. Many of my problems have been caused by my own failures, neglect and sinfulness, for which I humbly beg Your forgiveness, Lord. But I also ask You to forgive the sins of my ancestors whose failures have left their effects on me in the form of unwanted tendencies, behavior patterns and defects in body, mind and spirit. Heal me, Lord, of all these disorders.

With Your help I sincerely forgive everyone, especially living or dead members of my family tree, who have directly offended me, or my loved ones in any way, or those whose sins have resulted in our present sufferings and disorders. In the name of Your divine Son Jesus, and in the power of His Holy Spirit, I ask You, Father, to deliver me and my entire family tree from the influence of the evil one. Free all living and dead members of my family tree, including those in adoptive relationships, and those in extended family relationships, from every contaminating form of bondage; By Your loving concern for us, heavenly Father, and by the shed blood of your Precious Son Jesus, I beg You to extend Your blessing to me and all my living and deceased relatives. Heal every negative effect transmitted through all past generations, and prevent such negative effects in future generations of my family tree.

I symbolically place the Cross of Jesus over the head of each person in my family tree, and between each generation; I ask You to let the cleansing blood of Jesus purify the blood lines in my family lineage. Set Your protective angels to encamp around us, and permit Archangel Raphael, the patron of healing, to administer Your divine healing power to all of us, even in areas of genetic disability. Give special power to our family members' guardian angels to heal, protect, guide and encourage each of us in all our needs. Let Your healing power be released at this very moment and let it continue as long as Your sovereignty permits.
In our family tree, Lord, replace all bondage with a holy bonding in family love. And let there be an even deeper bonding with You, Lord, by the Holy Spirit, to Your Son Jesus. Let the family of the Holy Trinity pervade our family with its tender, warm, loving presence, so that our family may recognize and manifest that love in all our relationships. All of our unknown needs we include with this petition that we pray in Jesus precious Name. Amen. ~ (Fr. John Hampsch).
Catholic Action for Faith and Family is an association of Catholics that strives to uphold and defend Christian values inspired by the teachings of the Roman Catholic Church. The organization works in a legal and peaceful manner in the realm of ideas to promote these values. It aims to provide a network of resources and activities for clergy and laity to inspire them to reach out to others in an active way to defend these values. Catholic Action for Faith and Family's current initiatives include Operation Storm Heaven.