Taize in the Desert

Taize in the Desert Leavethe noise of modern life behind for an evening of prayer!  Build your relationship with Jesus Christ through song, scripture, silence and            contemplation with the young adults of the Archdiocese!   Attend the next prayer service in the spirit of Taizé, a French monastic community.

Next Taize: Friday November 17, 2017                                                                 Time: 7:30pm                                                                                                                         Place: Norbertine Abbey of Santa Maria de la Vid                             5825 Coors Blvd SW Albuquerque, NM 87121        
All Are Welcomed                                                                                                             Fellowship and refreshments following the service.
This is an ecumenical and interdenominational form of prayer.   Taizé is a spirituality that is easy to experience and hard to describe.   Invite your friends and family.
Taize in the Desert is made possible by the Archdiocese of Santa Fe Office of Youth & Young Adult Ministry along with the Norbertine community of Santa Maria de la Vid Abbey

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Catholic Link – Significance of the Liturgical Colors

Did you know the significance of the liturgical colors? ⛪

Posted by Catholic-Link English on Tuesday, October 3, 2017

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Our Lady of Fatima 100th Anniversary


This year on May 13, 2017 will be the 100th Anniversary of Fatima. Fatima is one of the most significant of all Marian apparitions and is one of three Marian apparitions honored with a feast day (Guadalupe and Lourdes being the other two). We would like to encourage you to find some way to celebrate this miraculous event with your parish.

At Fatima, our Mother Mary asked the three shepherd children to pray the Rosary every day, make an amends for sins and to become devoted to her Immaculate Heart. A lesson on what the Rosary is and how to pray it can definitely be incorporated with a Fatima story. Here are some activities that children would enjoy.

(Our Sunday Visitor has an amazing article on their web site that explaining the Marian apparition at Fatima in detail called The Meaning of Fatima: 100 Years Later.)

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