The catacombs of Rome are Paleochristian burial sites scattered around the city that were dug underground during the height of the Christian persecution.
In 1951 Pope Pius XII established the Mass of the Artists and the church was selected as its seat.
Archbishop Vigneron said even if a person hasn’t figured out what he or she wants to do for Lent, it’s not too late to reflect and hear what God is calling them to take on during this holy season.
The St. Jogues Seminarian Project is open to individual seminarians ages 18-plus from dioceses throughout the country.
The setting of the desert has featured prominently in the Pope’s catechetical series throughout the year and is the main theme of his 2024 Lenten message.
Olaf Haraldsson, who became King Olaf II of Norway, is celebrated in the Church on July 29