2014 Our Lady of La Vang Celebration

Our Lady of La Vang Celebration was held at Our Lady’s Cathedral. A blessing at the shrine outside and a procession into church started the festivities. Following Mass there was a traditional celebration held in Connor center. Our Lady of La Vang is the patron Saint of Vietnam, with a devoted following from the Vietnamese Catholics around the world. Photos by Cara Koenig/Sooner Catholic.

St. Mary’s in Guthrie celebrates 125 years

Sept. 7, 2014 St. Mary’s church in Guthrie celebrate 125 years of the current church building with a Mass celebrated By Archbishop Coakley and past and current pastors and native son’s that became priests. After Mass there was a luncheon in the school gym with sideshows and memorabilia. Photos by Cara Koenig/Sooner Catholic

Seminarian Days 2014

Every summer the seminarians of the Archdiocese of Oklahoma City come together for continuing education, talks, and service projects. Photos by Zac Boazman and Alex Kroll.

Totus Tuus summer program in Oklahoma

Totus Tuus is a religious program that parishes can host in the summer. Here are a few photos from St. Francis of Assisi in OKC and St. Monica’s in Edmond. Photos by Sarah Cooper and provided.

Carmelite Sisters and the art of altar bread

The Discalced Carmelite Sisters that live a cloistered life in Piedmont help support themselves by making altar bread for churches. Photos by Sr. Donna Marie Ross, OCD.

Discalced Carmelites celebrate 75 years

The Discalced Carmelite Sisters that live a cloistered life in Piedmont celebrate 75 years of ministry in Oklahoma in 2014.  Photos by Cara Koenig/Sooner Catholic.

Emmaus Days 2014

 Emmaus Days is a yearly vocation retreat for young men in high school to consider their calling. Photos by Cara Koenig/Sooner Catholic.

Priesthood Ordination 2014

The ordination June 28 of Fathers Christopher Brashears, Linh Bui, Cristobal De Loera, Carson Krittenbrink and Timothy Ruckel. The larges ordination class for the Archdiocese of Oklahoma City since 1991. Photos by Cara Koenig/Sooner Catholic

St. John the Baptist Church celebrates 125

St. John the Baptist Church in Edmond celebrates 125 years in June 2014. They held a Mass with Archbishop Emeritus Beltran, a dinner and a parish picnic to celebrate the event. Photos provided.

Postcards from OLOG 2014

Photos from junior high week at OLOG Catholic Youth Camp Summer 2014. Photos by Cara Koenig.