Archbishop Joseph Thomas Dimino Passes to Eternal Life at 91

Served as Archbishop for the Military Services from 1991-1997 WASHINGTON, D.C.—His Excellency, the Most Reverend Joseph Thomas Dimino, retired Archbishop for the Military Services, USA, was born to eternal life on Tuesday night, Nov. 25, 2014. Archbishop Dimino passed away in peace surrounded by friends and brothers and sisters in Christ, including Jo Ann Redmond, … Continue reading

Archbishop Timothy P. Broglio Issues Christmas Message

WASHINGTON, D.C. – His Excellency, the Most Reverend Timothy P. Broglio, J.C.D., Archbishop for the United States Military Services, issued the following statement on the occasion of Christmas, 2014. Archbishop Broglio said: “A helpless Infant in a manger is the classic image of the Christmas message. It is the way that the Father chose to … Continue reading

Dec. 9 Benefit Scheduled in San Francisco to Support Catholics in the Military

Archbishop for the U.S. Military Services Timothy Broglio to host reception at Marines’ Memorial Club and Hotel, 609 Sutter Street SAN FRANCISCO—Northern Californians will have a unique opportunity on Tuesday to support Catholics in the United States Military. His Excellency, the Most Reverend Timothy P. Broglio, J.C.D., Archbishop for the Military Services, USA, will host … Continue reading

Archdiocese for the Military Services Meets Catholic Extension’s Seminarian Endowment Challenge

Raises more than $100,000 to draw a $50,000 matching grant to establish endowment for seminarian education WASHINGTON, D.C.—Confronting a chronic priest shortage in the United States Military, the Archdiocese for the Military Services, USA(AMS), announced today it has raised enough money to qualify this year for a $50,000 matching grant from the national fundraising organization,Catholic … Continue reading

Archbishop Joseph Thomas Dimino Remembered as Humble Prelate Who Lived to Serve Others

Laid to rest after Mass of Christian Burial at the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception WASHINGTON, D.C. – His Excellency, the Most Reverend Joseph Thomas Dimino, deceased Archbishop-emeritus for the Military Services, USA, was eulogized Tuesday as a “humble” man who was “always serving others.” The remarks came in the Crypt … Continue reading

Pray for Peace and Support Catholics in the Military at Nov. 29 Mass and Benefit for the Archdiocese for the Military Services, USA, in Cleveland, Ohio

Archbishop Timothy P. Broglio to celebrate Mass and host benefit reception in hometown CLEVELAND, OHIO—His Excellency, the Most Reverend Timothy P. Broglio, J.C.D., Archbishop for the Military Services, USA, will celebrate a MASS TO PRAY FOR PEACE at 4:30 p.m. (EST) on Saturday, November 29, 2014, at the Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist at 1007 Superior Avenue … Continue reading

Arrangements Announced for Archbishop Joseph Thomas Dimino

Served as Archbishop for the Military Services from 1991-1997 WASHINGTON, D.C.—His Excellency, the Most Reverend Joseph Thomas Dimino, retired Archbishop for the Military Services, USA, was born to eternal life on Tuesday night, Nov. 25, 2014. Archbishop Dimino passed away in peace surrounded by friends and brothers and sisters in Christ, including Jo Ann Redmond, … Continue reading

Catholic Distance University Honors Archbishop Timothy P. Broglio with Founders Award

Archbishop gives credit to Catholics serving the Nation in uniform WASHINGTON, D.C. – His Excellency, the Most Reverend Timothy P. Broglio, J.C.D., Archbishop for the Military Services, USA, received the prestigious Founders Award from Catholic Distance University (CDU) on Saturday night at the university’s Gala 2014 in Arlington, Va. Founded in 1983, CDU is a fully … Continue reading

Archdiocese for the Military Services, USA, Launches Newly Revised App for Catholics Serving in the Military

App provides improved access to daily readings, prayers, saints’ bios, Catholic news, video, audio, live streaming from Salt + Light TV, and The Catholic Radio Network WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Archdiocese for the Military Services, USA (AMS), has launched a newly revised version of its AMS USA app, previously named AMS Catholic Faith Deployed. The new … Continue reading

Archbishop Broglio Shares Signs of Hope Regarding Pastoral Ministry in the Armed Forces

Speaks to supporters at 6th Annual Benefit for the Archdiocese for the Military Services, USA WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Archbishop for the U.S. Military Services told supporters Thursday night there are tiny signs of relief to a chronic shortage of Catholic priests serving as active-duty military chaplains. His Excellency, the Most Reverend Timothy P. Broglio, … Continue reading

Support Catholics in the Military

6th Annual Benefit for the Archdiocese for the Military Services, USA, to be held Nov. 13 at Saint John Paul II National Shrine WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Archdiocese for the Military Services, USA (AMS), will hold its 6th annual benefit receptionat 7:00 p.m. (EST) on November 13, 2014, at the Saint John Paul II National Shrine in … Continue reading

U.S. Air Force Chaplain Named Bishop of Fairbanks, Alaska

Father Chad Zielinski appointed by Pope Francis to fill vacant post WASHINGTON, D.C.—Pope Francis has named Father Chad Zielinski, Ch, Maj, USAF, a priest of the Diocese of Gaylord, Michigan, as the bishop ofFairbanks, Alaska. Bishop-elect Zielinski is currently serving in theArchdiocese for the Military Services, USA (AMS) at Eielson Air Force Base in Alaska. … Continue reading

Archbishop for the Military Services Timothy Broglio Calls on Faithful to Pray for U.S. Veterans on Veterans’ Day

Nov. 13 benefit at Saint John Paul II National Shrine offers opportunity to support pastoral care and ministry to active duty and vets in VA Medical Centers WASHINGTON, D.C. – His Excellency, the Most Reverend Timothy P. Broglio, J.C.D., Archbishop for the Military Services, USA, issued the following statement on the occasion ofVeterans’ Day. Archbishop Broglio … Continue reading

AMS Plans Discernment Retreat for Prospective Chaplains as Church Observes National Vocation Awareness Week

Nov. 13 benefit at Saint John Paul II Shrine offers faithful opportunity to support Catholic vocations in the U.S. Military WASHINGTON, D.C.—As the Catholic Church in the United States observes National Vocation Awareness Week Nov. 2-8, the Vocations Office of theArchdiocese for the Military Services, USA (AMS), is preparing to host its annual Fall Discernment Retreat … Continue reading