Don’t Forget to Make Yourself Count!

September 30, 2023

The Diocese of El Paso will conduct the annual Mass attendance count on the weekends of October 15-16 and 21-22 at all parishes, including seminaries, monasteries and UTEP campus ministry, also online Mass attendance will be included. Make sure you make yourself count because the Mass attendance count data means more than you think.

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Spreading the Good News through the Catholic Campus Ministry

September 18, 2023

This month, Progress Catholic Ministry Appeal Director, Tina Edwards-Milam sits down with with Friar Rijo Polachan, Director of Catholic Campus Ministry, and Kristy Marroquin, Administrative Assistant to find out more about the activities and vision of this incredible ministry.

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Catholic Foundation's 17th Annual Foundation of Faith Event Raises Over $220,000 in Support of the Diocese of El Paso

September 15, 2023

The Catholic Foundation held its 17th Annual Foundation of Faith Event: Here I Am, Lord with guest speaker Father Chase Hilgenbrinck and hosted three amazing events over a period of two days raising over $220,000

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8th Annual Dei Gratia Award Winners to be Honored at Foundation of Faith Event

August 31, 2023

Dr. Jose Manuel and Maureen de la Rosa will be honored as the recipients of the Dei Gratia Award during the 17th Annual Foundation of Faith Event: Here I Am, Lord on Thursday, September 7, 2023, at the Starlight Event Center.

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HERE I AM, LORD. A Vocation Story: From Pro-Soccer to the Priesthood

August 27, 2023

“Here I am Lord” reveals purpose when it’s heard. It is our response to God’s call and our way of saying “I will follow You, I am focused on Your will, and I am here to serve You.” This year, the Catholic Foundation for the Diocese of El Paso’s guest speaker at the 17th Annual Foundation of Faith Event: Here I Am, Lord will be Fr. Chase Hilgenbrinck. An American soccer player who walked away from his professional career to serve God. He shares his story about trusting God’s will and what happens after God calls an athlete away from their sport. 

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Catholic Ministry Appeal Spotlight: Vocations Office

August 16, 2023

The Diocesan Vocations Ministry values all vocations. God makes the universal call to a life of holiness and service to all the baptized: single, married, ordained, and consecrated. Extraordinarily, the Vocations Ministry provides resources and discernment opportunities that promote and cultivate vocations to ordained and consecrated life.

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Seminarians to be Ordained as Transitional Deacons on August 16, 2023

August 15, 2023

Three seminarians, Anwar Camarena of Guadalajara, Mexico, Luis Manuel Rodarte, Jr. of El Paso, Texas and Alexander “Askee” Gutierrez Rodriguez of Venezuela, will take the next step on their long journey to the Priesthood when they are ordained Transitional Deacons August 16, 2023

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Diocesan Stewardship Conference: A Servant Leader's Response: Impacting Lives Through Service

August 01, 2023

Come and join us and learn about Stewardship with Carlos Proaño, Bishop Mark Seitz, Fr. Mariano Lopez, Deacon Jesus Cardenas, and Arturo Adame on Saturday, August 12th. Free admission, lunch is included, and there will be special sessions for Clergy and Religious

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Support the Office of Education through the Progress: Catholic Ministry Appeal

July 21, 2023

The Catholic schools in the Diocese of El Paso provide high-quality education and religious formation and are staffed by men and women who have dedicated their lives to helping students receive a high-quality education and to help them develop a love of God and their faith. The Office of Education works closely with the Progress: Catholic Ministry Appeal to support Catholic Schools.

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