Seasonal Resources

Seasonal resources are intended to correspond with both the Catholic liturgical calendar as well as various holidays and events throughout the year.

9 Days for Life

9 Days for Life is a multi-faceted novena for the respect and protection of every human life. Each day from Jan 21-29, a different intention is accompanied by a short reflection, suggested actions, and related information. Read more >>>

Week of Prayer for Christian Unity

The Week of Prayer for Christian Unity is celebrated from January 18-25 each year. This year, the theme is “They Showed Us Unusual Kindness (cf. Acts 28:2).”  Read more >>>

Second Collections

Since the foundation of the Church it has been the tradition of the Christian community to share goods because the believers were all of “one heart and mind” (Acts 4:32).  This list of second collections, which are taken up nationally, are opportunities for Catholic Faith Communities to be witnesses of charity in the Universal Church.  Find resources to support the promotion of these collections here. Read more >>>

Holy Days of Obligation

This list includes all those days which, in addition to Sunday, are to be observed as holy days of obligation in the Archdiocese for the Military Services.  Read more >>>