Latest Edition - June 2020

Photo: Juan de Juanes, Christ the Savior with the Eucharist/Museo del Prado Photo: Juan de Juanes, Christ the Savior with the Eucharist/Museo del Prado

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NORTHWEST CATHOLIC
From the Editor

Why do we fast? To prepare for a feast

Thanks to COVID-19, we’ve all been enduring a painful and protracted “Eucharistic fast”

From the Archbishop

The Work of Redemption

Eucharistic Belief and Practice in the Archdiocese of Seattle

From Bishop Eusebio

Believers in awe

Eucharistic astonishment

Saints of the Month

St. Emily de Vialar

Emily was the only daughter of a French baron  

Living Faith

Fatherhood and the ‘transcendent third’

The philosopher Aristotle argued that the best friendships are grounded in a shared love of the good

God in the Ordinary

Resisting the spirit of fear

I was nearly 4 years old when I learned my first Bible verse by heart

Dear Kianna

How can I deepen my devotion to the Eucharist, especially amid the COVID-19 pandemic?

Jesus in the Eucharist is the centerpiece of our Catholic faith

Faith Toolkit

Litany of the Sacred Heart of Jesus

June 19 is the solemnity of the Most Sacred Heart of Jesus

Ask a Bishop

How concerned should we be about a priest shortage? And how can I support vocations?

This is a great question to pray about and act on during the month of June, since this is when new priests are typically ordained for the Archdiocese

Ordination

‘To fall in love with Jesus is to fall in love with his people’

Transitional deacon Thomas Viet Tran will become the Archdiocese of Seattle’s newest priest 

The Big Picture

“The Eucharist is an inexhaustible source of grace"

A holy hour of adoration on Divine Mercy Sunday

Seeds of the Word

The glory of a child is his father

As we celebrate Father’s Day, I am reminded that, according to Scripture, “the glory of a child is his father” (see Proverbs 17:6)

Catholic Voices

What’s the best spiritual advice you’ve gotten from a priest?

We asked, and you answered! Catholics from around the Archdiocese of Seattle share the best spiritual advice they've gotten from a priest

 

NOROESTE CATÓLICO
Del Obispo

Creyentes boquiabiertos

El asombro Eucarístico

Santo del Mes

Sta. Emilia de Vialar

Emilia fue hija única de un barón francés

Fe viva

La paternidad y el ‘tercero trascendental’

El filósofo Aristóteles argumentaba que la mejor amistad está basada en un amor por el bien

Dios en lo cotidiano

Resistiendo al espíritu del miedo

Tenía casi 4 años cuando aprendí de memoria mi primer versículo de la Biblia

Querida Kianna

¿Cómo puedo profundizar mi devoción por la Eucaristía, especialmente en medio de la pandemia del COVID-19?

Jesús en la Eucaristía es el centro de nuestra fe católica

Preguntas

¿Cuán preocupado debo estar por la escasez de sacerdotes? ¿Cómo puedo apoyar las vocaciones?

Estas son grandes preguntas por las cuales orar durante el mes de junio, ya que normalmente es cuando nuevos sacerdotes son ordenados en la Arquidiócesis

Semillas de la Palabra

El orgullo de los hijos son sus padres

Al celebrar el Día del Padre, no puedo evitar recordar que, según la Escritura, “el orgullo del hijo es su padre” (Cf Proverbios 17,6)