Adults become members of the church through the Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA). Read more about it from the USCCB by
Seminarian Anh Do Mai’s Thursdays are filled with visiting with Holy Family Manor residents, taking part in group activities, helping transport people from place to place, assisting with spiritual activities, and getting to know them better.
Jason Bach leads a busy and rewarding life as a high school teacher, adjunct college professor, and proud parent of twins. But he also makes time to volunteer as an instructor for the Diocese of Allentown’s One in Christ Marriage Preparation Program.
During Lent, we are asked to devote ourselves to seeking the Lord in prayer, to service by giving alms, and to sacrifice self-control through fasting.
The Bishop-elect's remarks at a news conference at the Cathedral of Saint Catharine of Siena on the day Pope Francis appointed him the Fifth Bishop of Allentown.
A Whitehall man was ordained to the priesthood in ceremonies at the Cathedral of Saint Catharine of Siena in Allentown on Saturday, June 3. Father John F. Rother had been preparing for the priesthood at St. Charles Borromeo Seminary near Philadelphia since 2009.