Blog

07
Aug

Summer Sessions

An Invitation Join Bishop David Zubik at one of four SUMMER SESSIONS to explore how we can better be On Mission for The Church Alive!Bishop Zubik will lead us in prayer, […]

12
Jun

Classmates look to the future with hope

Change is coming to Catholic elementary schools in the North Hills, but the prospect doesn’t bother Bridget Lucas.“I like change,” said the seventh grader at St. Teresa of Avila School […]

22
May

Young Adult Ministry Primed to Grow in Pittsburgh

At the parish consultation meetings this past fall, parishioners identified engaging young people in the faith as a very important evangelization strategy after sobering statistics regarding the number of young […]

19
May

Proposed groupings of parishes

Parishioners are providing final feedback as they review proposed groupings of parishes in the On Mission for The Church Alive! planning initiative.All 188 current parishes in the Diocese of Pittsburgh, […]

28
Apr

New parish is alive on mission

It was an unusual sight—an urban Catholic church on a Saturday evening filled with young adults, families and older couples lifting their voices in song. The Festival of Praise held […]

05
Apr

On Mission changes expected in phases

Implementation of the On Mission for The Church Alive! planning initiative in parishes will take place in phases, according to plans presented to the clergy.Bishop David Zubik will announce all […]

29
Mar

Helping young people encounter Jesus

For nearly two decades, youth minister Emily Belchick has seen young people who are raised Catholic drift away from the Church as they head off to college and into the […]

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