Parish Evangelization Team (P.E.T.) Training Workshop, December 8, 2012

Join us for a FREE updated Year of Faith Parish Evangelization Team Training Workshop this coming Saturday, December 8. Learn: What Pope Benedict XVI’s #1 priority is What the Year of Faith aims at What Church documents say about the New Evangelization Why Parish Evangelization Teams (P.E.T.s) are important for parish life How to design … Continue reading

Knock, knock? Who’s there? A Catholic evangelizer with lots of Advent Good News!

Join the Vatican’s Pontifical Council for the New Evangelization in its efforts to reach inactive Catholics and the growing number of unchurched and secularized people, and countering what pope Benedict called “the dictatorship of relativism” – a religion of unbelief! Help make your parish an evangelized and evangelizing community of faith as you become an … Continue reading

Does your parish have a PET? Help it get one this Advent – for free!

Take your place in the Church’s new evangelization! Months before leaving for Los Angeles, Archbishop José H. Gomez stated in You Will Be My Witnesses: A Pastoral Letter to the People of God of San Antonio On the Christian Mission to Evangelize and Proclaim Jesus Christ: “I am very enthusiastic about the growth of evangelization … Continue reading

iEvangelize? How about you? Pope calls for new evangelizers

iEvangelize?© How about you? The Vatican held a gathering for the New Evangelization this weekend. It concluded with a Mass for New Evangelizers presided over by Pope Benedict XVI. The Pope announced a “Year of Faith” to begin on October 11, 2012 (yes, 10/11/12!), the 50th anniversary of the opening of the Second Vatican Council and … Continue reading

I Want to Be Like Them When I Grow Up!

Deacon Tom and Mary Jane Fox: 2011 Pescadores de Hombres Award Recipients In September of 1986, Deacon Tom and Mary Jane Fox left their respective careers in hotel management and the travel industry to work full-time for St. Matthew Catholic Church. For the first seven years, their main ministry was door-to-door home visitation; in the … Continue reading