• October 19, 2020

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Diocese of El Paso announces Celebration Performers for Papal Broadcast

The Two Nations, One Faith Papal Telecast Event today announced that multi-platinum Country Music artist and Catholic convert Collin Raye will perform at the Sun Bowl along with fellow award-winning guitarist and World Youth Day performer Tony Melendez, as a prelude to the official U.S. Papal Mass Telecast. “Mr. Raye, author of “A Voice Undefeated” […]Read More

UPDATE: EPCC joins UTEP, El Paso, Socorro, Ysleta ISDs to

In a Thursday night news release, El Paso Community College (EPCC) announced they will cancel classes for Pope’s Visit on February 17th. The EPCC Board of Trustees voted Thursday, January 21st at its monthly meeting to close all campuses, including the Administration Services Center. Previous story from January 19th—————- Three of the area’s largest school districts, El Paso, […]Read More

Diocese of El Paso warns of Papal ticket scam

With a little over a month to go before Pope Francis makes a historic visit to Juarez, officials with the Diocese of El Paso are warning of ticket scams related to the visit. Elizabeth O’Hara, Communications Director for the Diocese of El Paso shared that the Pastoral Center had received information about residents being offered […]Read More

Diocese of El Paso to hold Special Collection this weekend

The Diocese of El Paso will hold a Special Collection in all parishes on Saturday, January 9 and Sunday, January 10, 2016 for the Pope’s Visit to Cd. Juarez. This appeal is to support Pope Francis’ forthcoming visit to the borderland of Cd. Juarez and El Paso. Vatican officials announced that Pope Francis will come to Juárez […]Read More

En Route to Africa, Pope Francis confirms visit to Juarez

NAIROBI, Kenya (CNS) — With security concerns looming over his visit, Pope Francis arrived in Kenya Nov. 25 urging tolerance and respect among people of different religions and different ethnic groups. During the less than seven-hour flight, Pope Francis told reporters the only thing he was worried about were the mosquitoes, and after greeting each […]Read More