Alleluia! Christ Has Risen

Easter Time is the most important of all liturgical times. Easter is characterized, above all, by the joy of glorified life and the victory over death, expressed most fully in the great resounding cry of the Christian: Alleluia!

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St. Andrew Dinners

We invite young men in our diocese, age 14-18, who are considering a vocation to the priesthood to join us on April 27 at Joseph House, Ste. Marie Parish in Manchester, for an evening of prayer, conversation with the Vocations Team, and dinner.

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Sunday, 11:30 a.m.

One moment can change everything. One split second decision can forever alter the course of one’s life or another’s, and forever change both their history and yours.

Read Father Andrew's Story



Child Safety Video - Watch Video

Child Safety Video

April is Child Abuse Prevention Month. Watch this video in which Bishop Libasci shares how the Diocese of Manchester is committed to providing a safe environment for all children.

Stand Up for Great Childhoods
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White Mass - View Photo Gallery

White Mass

The Annual White Mass was held on Wednesday, April 11, 2018, at St. Joseph Cathedral in Manchester. After the Mass, Paul Mertzic, RN, BSN, MS was presented with the 2018 Martin de Porres Award.

Photos by Michael Richards
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Celebrating Retirement - Watch the Video

Celebrating Retirement

The Diocese of Manchester held a retirement celebration on April 18th and included a tribute video for Bishop Francis Christian, who has served the diocese as a priest for 50 years and as auxiliary bishop for the past 22 years.

Thank you Bishop Christian
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NET Ministries - Register Now

NET Ministries

NET is coming to the Diocese of Manchester, and offering twenty possible retreat dates between October 23 and November 15. NET conducts junior high, senior high, Confirmation, and mixed-age retreats.

Interest Forms Due May 4
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Marian Mass - Register Online

Marian Mass

The Diocese of Manchester and the NH Diocesan Council of Catholic Women invite women of every age throughout the diocese to the Marian Mass and Breakfast with Bishop Libasci on May 12th.

Register by May 4th
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Joy of the Gospel - Register Online

Joy of the Gospel

Parish Pastoral Ministers are invited to this workshop to learn practical ways to help guide parishioners in affirming their personal relationship with Jesus Christ and their discipleship. Learn how to share your faith, in appropriate ways, with others.

Register by April 20
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Stations of the Light - Get Started

Stations of the Light

The Stations of the Light is a spiritual journey with Christ that takes one through fourteen of the most inspiriting events of His post-Resurrection life on earth.

Video & Prayer Guide
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Pope's Prayer - Watch Video

Pope's Prayer

This month, the Pope asks us to pray that economists may have the courage to reject any economy of exclusion and know how to open new paths.

Intentions for April
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Chrism Mass - View Photo Gallery

Chrism Mass

On Tuesday, March 27, Bishop Libasci was joined by the priests and faithful in the Diocese of Manchester gathered for the annual blessing of the oils at the 2018 Chrism Mass.

Photos Now Available
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Solemnity of St. Joseph - View Photo Gallery

Solemnity of St. Joseph

On Monday, March 19, Bishop Libasci celebrated Mass with the students, staff, and families of Mount Royal Academy in Sunapee, NH, as well as with an evening Mass at the Cathedral of St. Joseph in Manchester, NH.

Photos Now Available
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Regional Encuentro - View Photo Gallery

Regional Encuentro

The Regional Encuentro, leading up to the Fifth National Encuentro of Hispanic/Latino Ministry (V Encuentro), convened at a Mass celebrated by the Most Reverend Edgar Da Cuhna, Bishop of Fall River, on Saturday, March 10, 2018.

Photos Now Available
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eNews Address

Did you receive the latest issue of eNews? Please note that eNews is now delivered from the e-mail address eNews@rcbm.org. Be sure to add this address to your safe senders list, so as not to miss any future issues of eNews.

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Workshop Rescheduled - Register Now

Workshop Rescheduled

The March 8, 2018 Lifelong Faith Formation workshop with John Roberto has been rescheduled for May 22, 2018. There is a separate registration, but all other details remain the same.

New Date: May 22
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Catholic Quiz - Take the Quiz

Catholic Quiz

Test your Catholic knowledge of Lent, Holy Week, and more by taking this quiz from Parable Magazine.

March/April Issue
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Clergy Prayer List - Download Prayer List

Clergy Prayer List

Each day we pray for members of the clergy and for an increase of vocations to the priesthood, diaconate, religious, and consecrated life in the Diocese of Manchester.

Pray for Our Clergy
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2018 Directory - Order Now

2018 Directory

The 2018 edition of the NH Catholic Directory is available to order for $20. The new edition, available in early February, contains up-to-date parish information, priest assignments, and other useful data.

$20 Per Copy
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Calendar - View Calendar


Browse through our online calendar to find out about upcoming events at Catholic parishes, schools, and organizations throughout New Hampshire. Do you have an event that you want to list? We welcome submissions from NH Catholic organizations.

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Faith Formation - Get Resources

Faith Formation

To support parishes in implementing Bishop Libasci's diocesan-wide initiative for strengthening lifelong faith formation, we've put together a number of resources and events.

Discipleship is a lifelong journey.
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Bishop's Message - Read the Issues

Bishop's Message

Bishop Libasci is asking your help to bring about outcomes on four legislative bills that will best serve the interests of human dignity and the common good. Learn about the issues and how you can help.

Your Action is Needed
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Know the Signs - Get Resources

Know the Signs

Did you know that 1 in 4 youth have experienced some form of dating abuse? Everyone deserves healthy relationships with friends, family, and boyfriends/girlfriends. We've put together resources and links for where to get help.

Learn the Signs
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The best way to keep up with all of the events and programs happening here at the Diocese of Manchester is to get eNews, our e-mail newsletter. It's delivered every other Wednesday to your inbox.

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