Posts Tagged ‘Share the Joy Walk with Francis’

Throwback Thursday: A Look Back at the Visit of Pope Francis

Thursday, September 21st, 2017

The September 2015 visit of Pope Francis was an electrifying and jubilant time.  The excitement for our Holy Father was evident here in our city, as it is wherever this humble pastor goes.  Truly this was a moment of grace for our archdiocesan Church and the entire community, and as the host archbishop, it was […] [Read more]

Share the Joy!

Wednesday, September 16th, 2015

All summer long, as our local Church and entire community have prepared for the upcoming arrival of Pope Francis, I have been struck how this visit is not simply for Catholics, but a moment to share the joy that we have found in our Catholic faith with the whole city and region. We know how […] [Read more]

Show How You Serve Christ’s Kingdom With YouServe

Tuesday, July 28th, 2015

Ever since it was announced that Pope Francis is coming to Washington, people have been asking, “How can I join in? How can I ‘Share the Joy, Walk with Francis?’” Last week I invited you to take the “Walk With Francis Pledge.” This extraordinary initiative offers everyone in our community the opportunity to actively participate […] [Read more]