• Rose Day honors gift of life at State Capitol

    By Eliana Tedrow
    The Sooner Catholic

    More than 1,000 pro-life supporters convened at the State Capitol Feb. 7 for the annual Rose Day. Participants delivered roses to their legislators as a symbol of support, and to encourage them to back pro-life legislation.

    Students from Mount Saint Mary Catholic High School and Bishop McGuinness Catholic High School as well as other youth from around the state attended the event.

    Read More
  • Evangelization program brings Catholics back to basics

    By Judy Hilovsky
    The Sooner Catholic
     
    Inspired by success in Canada and Michigan, two Oklahoma parishes are embracing a new evangelization program that exposes Catholics to the basic elements of the Gospel and leads them to a closer relationship with Jesus.
     
    Alpha is an 11-week series exploring the Christian faith that starts with encouragement and fellowship followed by conversation that explores the issues around faith and the basics of Christianity. The program provides an opportunity to share honest thoughts and ideas in a small group environment.

    Read More
  • Alumni remember lesson on racial injustice

    By Eliana Tedrow
    The Sooner Catholic

    In October 2016, members of the 1957-1958 Saint Gregory's High School study hall submitted a letter to Abbot Lawrence Stasyszen and the Student Government Association at Saint Gregory's University, recounting an important moment in history that took place in Shawnee more than 60 years ago.

    "We think 'Father Dan' deserves a place in history for what he did to help achieve racial integration in Shawnee in the school year of 1957/58," the letter begins.

    Read More
  • Noted Catholic author visits St. Mary in Ardmore

    By Charles Albert
    The Sooner Catholic

    Christopher Padgett, a nationally known Catholic speaker and author, returned to Saint Mary in Ardmore in January to energize the parish confirmation class with their faith.

    “Since the confirmation program covers ‘The Chosen Series’ and Padgett is a featured part of that series, by bringing him to Ardmore, it brings the series to life for the students. All 30 candidates for confirmation were there for the full day, were fully involved and really enjoyed the activities,” said Julie Hunnicutt, the director of religious education.

    Read More
  • Prayer in the Four Directions 2018

    The second annual Prayer in the Four Directions retreat by the Archdiocese of Oklahoma City’s American Indian Catholic Outreach and Saint Kateri Tekakwitha Spiritual Center of Oklahoma will be March 3 at Our Lady of the Lake Lodge, Guthrie. The theme is “Being a Missionary Where You Are.”

    Read More
  • Registration open for Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Youth Camp

    The mission of Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Youth Camp is to nurture positive Catholic values in young people and to provide campers a community of faith and fun in a safe environment.
    We promote the personal and spiritual growth in each young person by developing their prayer life, social skills, independence and respect for others.

    Read More
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6