New Lenten Series.

God's saving action is the strong and repeated thread woven throughout the Sunday Scripture readings this Lent. Join us each week in our new Lenten series for reflections and questions to guide your Lenten Journey. Read More »

Meatless Meal Suggestions.

By fasting during Lent, we are not only drawn closer to God but to those who are poor and hungry around the world. For forty days, you can find daily inspirational tips taken from various Lenten books and resources and soup recipes submitted by Ave Maria Press readers and staff members. Read More »

Mark Your Calendar.

There are a number of events you won't want to miss during Lent including the Women's Lenten Morning of Reflection, the Men's Breakfast to celebrate the Feast of St. Joseph, and the Chrism Mass. Click on the link for more details. Read More »

Day of Reconciliation.

On Monday of Holy Week, March 21st, you are invited to join other Catholics in a statewide Day of Reconciliation. All parishes throughout the state will offer extended hours for the Sacrament of Penance and Reconciliation on this day; please call your local church for specific details. Read More »

CRS Rice Bowl.

A simple cardboard box—a CRS Rice Bowl—inspires prayers, fasting and almsgiving within Catholic families across the U.S., and delivers hope to millions around the world. CRS Rice Bowl is Catholic Relief Services‘ Lenten faith-in-action program that changes the lives of the poor. Read More »

National Marriage Week.

The observances of National Marriage Week (Feb. 7-14) and World Marriage Day/Valentine’s Day (Sunday, Feb.14) provide an opportunity to celebrate the gift and blessing of marriage and to affirm and support engaged and married couples. Click on the link for all sorts of resources for strengthening your marriage. Read More »

Heart to Heart.

In this Parable column for our young adult readers, Heart to Heart provides a space for youth and young adults to have their questions answered about faith, morals, and life. This issue, Mae Edwards responds to a question "How do you know if God is really here?" Read More »

2016 NH Catholic Directory.

The 2016 edition of the NH Catholic Directory is available to order for $19. The new edition contains up-to-date parish information, priest assignments, and other useful data. Read More »

Pilgrimage to Italy.

Bishop Libasci invites you to join him on a pilgrimage to Italy from April 18 to 26, 2016, as part of the observance of the Extraordinary Jubilee Year of Mercy. Space is limited, and the deadline to register is February 28. Read More »

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Explore Beautiful Mercy - Portsmouth

2/13/2016 - 8:00AM - 10:30AM

"Explore Beautiful Mercy": Holy Mass at 8:00 AM followed by Breakfast Gathering 9:00-10:30 AM at St. Catherine's Church Hall in Portsmouth. Hosted by Corpus Christi

Man Up! A Lenten Morning Reflection & Renewal for Men - Portsmouth

2/13/2016 - 9:00AM - 12:00PM

"Man Up!" A Lenten Morning of Reflection & Renewal for Men at Immaculate Conception Church Hall, 98 Summer St., Portsmouth NH, 03801. (Entrance on bell

Mass at St. John the Baptist Church - Suncook

2/13/2016 - 4:00PM -

Bishop Libasci will be the celebrant at the 4:00 p.m. Mass at St. John the Baptist Church in Suncook with a Birthright reception to follow.Bishop's

Contemplative Weekend

2/12/2016 - 4:00PM - 1:00PM

Comeaway for a while and BE STILL! A precious time of silence to be alone with yourGod.

Rite of Election at St. Joseph Cathedral - Manchester

2/14/2016 - 1:00PM -

Bishop Libasci will be the presider at the Rite of Election at Saint Joseph Cathedral.Bishop's schedule subject to change.

Grace and Mercy - Manchester

2/10/2016 - 7:00PM - 9:00PM

February10th, Karl will present An Invitation to Grace and Mercy at the Lenten Supper at the Cathedral of Saint Joseph in Manchester.February 17th, Karl will

Brothers in Christ 3rd Annual Lenten Retreat - Manchester

2/20/2016 - 8:00AM - 1:00PM

Father's Merciful LoveAll men are invited to join us for a special Lenten retreat on Saturday, February 20th.Our guest speaker, German Ortiz, will share his

Mass Gems Often Overlooked - New Ipswich

2/20/2016 - 10:00AM - 4:00PM

The retreat day will consist of looking at the daily implication of the crosses we sign ourselves with before the reading of the Gospel. May

Year of Mercy Presentation - Peterborough

2/21/2016 - 2:00PM - 3:30PM

This 60-75 minute presentation will be offered by the Secretariat for Catholic Formation; Gertrude Hammond, Mary Ellen Mahon, and Mary Jane Silvia. It will include

Three Beliefs: Presentation for NH Catholics on End-of-Life Decisions and Advance Directive Planning

2/22/2016 - 6:30PM -

Marc Guillemette, Director of Catholic Identity atCatholic Medical Center, will discuss the new edition of the Diocese ofManchester’s Three Beliefs – A Guide for New Hampshire Catholics

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