The University of Notre Dame’s Alliance for Catholic Education visited three schools in Tucson this week as part of a 50-city bus tour across the country.
Palo Verde forward Alicia Jones collides with Seton Catholic's Megan Burke as she drives to the basket during the girl's Division II state semi-final basketball game at Grand Canyon University in Phoenix on Thursday, Feb. 23, 2012. (Ralph Freso / For the Daily Star)
We are proud to be Arizonans and residents of a state whose rich history includes pioneers with a strong spirit and the stamina to endure the hardships of settling a rough, untamed country to create a bountiful place to live, rich in nature’s beauty and resources.
As the state’s public schools move toward the Common Core, many private schools are also integrating the standards into school curricula, although they aren’t legally required to.
Father Jose Funes, a Jesuit, knows Francis.
The newly elected pontiff is from an area of the world with a flourishing Catholicism that will be relatable to many Southern Arizonans, local Catholic leaders said Wednesday.
Robert and Genevieve Brechtel, center, share a kiss after renewing their wedding vows during an annual celebratory Mass on Sunday, Sept. 16, 2012, at St. Augustine Cathedral. The Brechtels have been married for 66 years.
HACKENSACK, N.J. — In a sweeping pastoral statement to be made public Tuesday, the leader of more than 1 million North Jersey Catholics urges them to vote “in defense of marriage and life,” and warns that the passage of same-sex marriage laws might lead to a government crackdown on their rel…
Thieves stole six air conditioning units during the weekend from a former Catholic school used by St. Augustine Cathedral.
NEW YORK — Long a lightning rod for conservative criticism, the Girl Scouts of the USA are now facing their highest-level challenge yet: An official inquiry by the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops.
Lawmakers who support a religious exemption allowing employers to opt out of contraception coverage received these gifts on Thursday.
PHOENIX - Arizona employers will not be able to deny contraceptive coverage to their workers because of their religious beliefs.
Cloaked in the false flag of "religious freedom," what's happening in our state Capitol, in the Republican presidential primary race and across the country is the disintegration of a person's human rights.
Palo Verde's Sydni Stallworth, trying to drive around Seton Catholic's Megan Burke, finished with 10 points in the Titans' loss.
NOGALES, Ariz. — An interview with Sister Rosa Maria Ruiz at
Lourdes Catholic School means regular interruptions by admiring
students and parents who can’t pass up an opportunity to greet her.
She’s made the local Catholic community proud.