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September 1, 2014 | Volume 89 Number 22

Adult faith formation: One size does not fit all

Approximately 100 parish leaders—including some priests and deacons—attended a gathering Aug. 13 at the Diocesan Pastoral Center in Richmond which encouraged them to develop a strategy or plan for encouraging more adults to grow in their Christian faith and foster a personal relationship with Christ.

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St. Bede’s outreach ministry treats people, not cases

A Community Information Night Aug. 13 at St. Bede Parish in Williamsburg revealed the needs of the greater community.

Ongoing migrant ministry engages OLN parishioners

As the month of June approached, Mary Branisteanu of Roanoke began preparations for a big clothes drive as she has for the last 11 years.

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Diocese has new College Seminary Program

In 2013, Bishop Francis X. DiLorenzo established a new college-level seminary program for the Diocese of Richmond.

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believe as you pray by Genevieve McQuade23rd Sunday in Ordinary Time



in light of faith by barbara hughesBeyond Imaginary Boundaries


Lay ecclesial movements seek to build parish life

The Ecclesial Movements and New Communities in the United States recently gathered in Olney, Md. to celebrate their unity and diversity in communion with the Holy See and the bishops in the United States.

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A new way to pray a traditional way

On August 3 a group of more than 40 Catholics walked and prayed the first Stations of Creation.

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Reflections on College Seminary

College seminary is a great time for young men to begin hearing God’s Call in their lives! Our days revolve around three areas: good friendships, strong academics, and growing in holiness.

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Two Little Sisters of the Poor have golden jubilee

When one sees the smiling faces of Sister Colette and Sister Mary Chantal, two members of the Little Sisters of the Poor, there can be no doubt that they are happy and grateful for the vocation they feel God has given them.

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2014 Annual Diocesan Appeal

Formación en la Fe del Adulto: Biblioteca de préstamo

The ice bucket challenge





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