By Kayla Garchar
On February 22, Mass was held at St. Margaret Mary Alacoque Parish in Cortez to install officers and members of the Junior Catholic Daughters Sacred Heart No. 1606. This court was founded in 2008 under the advisement of the senior court, the Catholic Daughters of the Americas No. 1606, and continues to be the only existing Junior Catholic Daughters court in the Diocese of Pueblo and the state of Colorado. The junior court consists of young women, ages six to 18, who promote charity and spiritual growth in the parish and community.
By Kayla Garchar
In January 2004, five women were discussing the need for a “food kitchen” in Pagosa Springs. The Senior Center offered meals on weekdays at a modest cost, but was closed on Thursday, leaving their clients without a nutritious meal. From that discussion came their commitment to provide that meal.more
The Serra Club of Pueblo honored the sisters in the Pueblo Deaneries at a dinner on March 15 during this year dedicated to Consecrated Life in the Church. We were also pleased to have two sisters from Capulin attend the dinner. The combined number of years of those invited totaled 800 years of dedication to their religious order and service to others.more
Stephen Injoalu was ordained to the transitional diaconate on the solemnity of the Annunciation of the Lord, March 25, by Pueblo Bishop Stephen Berg.
Injoalu, originally from Nigeria came to the Diocese of Pueblo in 2012. As a seminarian, he has been serving in various ministry settings across the diocese. He spent time at St. Francis de Sales/ Our Lady of Guadalupe parish in Lamar and in the Montelores Catholic Community in the Four-Corners region of the diocese.more