Around the Diocese

A Very Special Visit From Bishop Joseph Pepe
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Life Matters: A Catholic Response to the Death Penalty

Abortion, euthanasia, domestic abuse, gang related violence, terrorism, murder, mass shootings, expressions of hatred or racism and other acts contrary to the dignity of persons… all of these crimes cry out for justice. Yet we are a people of hope, and St. Paul reminds us that “in hope we were saved”

(Rom 8:24). More Info.


Chrism Mass March 31, 2015

Bishop Joseph A. Pepe invites the parishioners of the Diocese of Las Vegas to attend the celebration of the Mass of Sacred Chrism to be held on Tuesday, March31, 2015 at 6:00 p.m. at the Guardian Angel Cathedral, 302 Cathedral Way. At this liturgy the sacred oils that are used to anoint the newly baptized, those being confirmed, the sick and dying, the new ordained will be blessed by the bishop for each parish. Our priests will renew their vows of Holy Orders. It would be a sign of great support for parishioners to witness this beautiful liturgy.

Good Friday Pro-Life Prayer Vigil April 3, 2015 7:00 am - 7:00 pm

Birth Control Care Center 872 E Sahara Avenue (One Block from First Choice Pregnancy) We invite you to join us in prayer. Visit the sign up table in the gathering space of the church next weekend or email for more information. Sponsored by the Diocesan Pro- Life Office.

Women of Grace Laughlin Bus Trip Sunday, April 19, 2015

Depart time: 9:00 am Return time: 7:00 pm Cost: $15 per adult non-refundable (must be 21+) Includes: round trip bus trip from the church, coffee & donuts before departure and a $5 food voucher to use at Golden Nugget, Laughlin. For reservations, call Connie Calarco at 702-358-4220 or Pat Thompson at 702-541-6311.

Save the Date September 9-21, 2015 

Pilgrimage to the Footsteps of St. Paul With Spiritual Director Fr. Bede Wevita of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church

Contact Rosie Arellano at 702-804-8312 or to reserve your space! More Info.

Ordination of Shawn Dresden April 11, 2015

Bishop Joseph Pepe invites you to the Ordination of Deacon Shawn Dresden as he is ordained to the priesthood on Saturday, April 11, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. at the Guardian Angel Cathedral. A reception will follow in Anderson Hall (located behind the Cathedral.)

Artesia 2015 Friday, April 17, 2015 6:00 pm

Suncoast Hotel and Casino Grand Ballroom 9090 Alta Drive, Las Vegas, NV 89144 Artesia Chairperson: Donna DeLuca 702-580-0997 More Info.

Pilgrimage to Poland & Rome SEPTEMBER 7 – 19, 2015 Escorted by the Society of Christ Fathers Fr. Richard Philiposki, S.Chr Fr. Gerald Grupczynski, S.Chr More Info.

Retrouvaille (Re-tro-vi) can Help Give Your Marriage a New Beginning!! If you are living in the disappointment and pain of a marriage in trouble, whether it is from lack of communication or something more serious, the Church offers an alternative to divorce. Retrouvaille will help you rebuild your marriage. We have two weekends scheduled for APRIL 24, 2015 and OCTOBER 9, 2015. Please take a brochure in the back of the church and call Chuck and Carol Moore for more information at (702) 604-1006.

Stillpoint Spiritual Staycations!

Stillpoint Summer 2014 Calendar is now available online! Visit our website:

or phone (702) 243-4040 for more information

Catholic Charities of Southern Nevada (CCSN) is sourcing qualified candidates to fill the position of President & Chief Executive Officer that will oversee all aspects of this multi faceted organization with an annual operating budget of $21M. A practicing Catholic who will promote the positive image and visibility of Catholic Charities in the media, public gatherings and in fund raising activities is required. The Agency is also recruiting qualified candidates for the Vice President of Finance position. The ideal candidate will oversee all aspects of the Accounting & Finance accountabilities, provide management and oversight of the annual operating budget, and act as a business partner for all Agency activities. Interested applicants should see visit for additional information on these career opportunities.
Lay Dominican Community of Las Vegas Invites you to pray and study with us in community.
Catholic men and women of every walk of life belong to Lay Dominican communities. We join together to pray, to study, and to be of service to others. Lay Dominicans meet on most fourth Saturdays of every month at the St. Thomas Aquinas, Newman Center UNLV Campus, 4765 Brussels St., Las Vegas NV 89119. For more information or for future dates and times, contact: Mr. Dan Morin OP at 249-2399 or Fr. Alber Felice-Pace OP 763-0887.
Why Join the Knights of Columbus?
The Knights of Columbus Order has been called “the strong right arm of the Church”, and has been praised by popes, presidents and other world leaders for support of the Church, programs of evangelization, Catholic education and civic involvement. Ask an usher about the KOC today or contact Ernest Ergottino 336.1977

Knights of Columbus-Ladies Auxiliary
Attention Ladies! If your husband is a member of the Knights of Columbus, or if you are a widow of a Knight, please join us! Please attend our next council meeting on the second Thursday of the month (the same time as the Knight’s
meeting.) Contact: Irene O’Rourke 256-8684.

Knights of Columbus Squires -Youth Organization
For young men who are practicing Catholics between ages 10 and 17. The Columbian Squires Circle 5271 at SEAS is a Catholic youth organization that builds character and develops leadership. All are welcome to join and participate in the many various activities. Contact: Don Woods, Chief Counselor, 254-6606. Sponsored by the Knights of Columbus Mother Seton Council 11029.

Invitation to All Catholic Veterans

Come join Our Lady of Peace Post 1947. The most active Catholic War Veteran Post in the nation. We operate a food bank and assist needy and homeless veterans. We have a program which educates the youth in our community in patriotic themes and are involved in religious programs. We are the only Catholic organization in the nation that is chartered by the United State Congress. All active duty military, including the National Guard Reserves, U.S. Merchant Marines and all honorably discharged veterans, who have served during PEACE and WAR TIME are encouraged to join. Contact: Jim 686-5666.

“Ethics in the Marketplace” is the title of the ministry of Jesuit, Fr. Max Oliva, who makes his home in the Vegas valley. Father Oliva is the presider for the 12:10 P.M. Mass at the Cathedral on the last Wednesday of each month. The focus of his homilies is Living One’s Faith in the Workplace. For information on Father’s work, see his web site: