Retired Religious Collection

The annual Retirement Fund for Religious collection will be held on December 9-10. Many elderly Catholic sisters, brothers, and religious order priests worked for years for little or no pay and lack adequate retirement savings to provide for older members. Your gift will help.

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Dear Fr. Kerper

As I listen to the debate about the Confederacy and the fact that prominent Founding Fathers supported slavery and owned slaves, I began to wonder why Jesus never said anything about slavery. Did his silence signal that slavery was morally acceptable?

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State House Updates - State House Updates

State House Updates

New Hampshire legislators have voted on a number bills of interest to Catholics and we have some great news to share thanks to your advocacy.

Catholic Citizenship News
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Catholic Quiz - Take the Quiz

Catholic Quiz

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

November/December Issue
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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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Fall Adult Confirmation - Photo Gallery

Fall Adult Confirmation

On Sunday, November 5th, the Fall Adult Confirmation celebration was held at St. Joseph Cathedral and the celebrant was Bishop Francis Christian.

Learn About Adult Confirmation
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Pope's Prayer - Watch Video

Pope's Prayer

This month, the Pope asks us to pray for Asia, an enormous continent where people of diverse religions coexist, and where Christians are a minority.

Intentions for November
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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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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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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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Stay Informed

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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Formation Day - Photo Gallery

Formation Day

On September 29th, roughly five hundred teachers, staff, and priests gathered together for the annual Formation Day. The all-day event was held at the Grappone Center and hosted by the Catholic Schools Office.

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