Men’s Conference to include ‘Faith and Law Enforcement’ talk

BY TONY C. DIAZ UMATUNA SI YU’OS Calling all law enforcement officers, the Catholic Men’s Conference wants you! Recognizing the very trying times that police officers are experiencing both locally and nationally, organizers have included a “Faith and Law Enforcement” segment in the line-up for Saturday, Jan. 30 in Malojloj. Four devout Catholics who served in the Guam Police Department for many years will … Continue reading Men’s Conference to include ‘Faith and Law Enforcement’ talk

Archdiocese of Agaña 2016 Rite of Election

For the Umatuna Si Yu’os Editor’s Note: the following events and guidelines have been submitted to all parishes and is printed in the Umatuna for all the faithful to engage in prayerful support of those entering into the Catholic Faith. As the Church draws near to the liturgical season of Lent, the Catholic Christian community is once again given the opportunity to ritually … Continue reading Archdiocese of Agaña 2016 Rite of Election

Mercy Associate Commitment

BY SR. TRINIE PANGELINAN, RSM FOR THE UMATUNA SI YU’OS Mr. Frankie Casil was nervous but excited on January 10, 2016 at Tai Mercy Convent as he prepared to join the Mercy Associates organization. Frankie said he prefers to be “behind the camera,” not in front—and this day he was the center of attention. Joined by the other Mercy Associates … Continue reading Mercy Associate Commitment

That’s the Point, God Exists!

Father Joel de los Reyes | Divine Mercy Moments Someone shared this beautiful story which perhaps you have might have heard or read before but it’s worth recalling once more. A man went to a barber shop to have his hair cut and his beard trimmed. As the barber began to work, they jumped into good conversation about various subjects, but for unknown reason their … Continue reading That’s the Point, God Exists!

Upcoming Catholic Men’s Conference offers faith-building talks

BY UMATUNA SI YU’OS The 2016 Catholic Men’s Conference taking place at the end of this month will offer talks on a wide range of topics of interest to today’s men, particularly those looking to strengthen their faith and obedience to God. Two longtime clergymen and compelling speakers will lead the array of guest presenters … Continue reading Upcoming Catholic Men’s Conference offers faith-building talks

Daughters of St. Paul to visit Guam and all parishes

BY TONY C. DIAZ UMATUNA SI YU’OS The Daughters of St. Paul will visit Guam at the end of this month, bringing with them their vast collection of inspirational books and spiritual items that local Catholics have welcomed periodically throughout the years. Two members of the Daughters of St. Paul religious order from their Hawaii … Continue reading Daughters of St. Paul to visit Guam and all parishes

Join Chain for Life January 24

BY UMATUNA SI YU’OS Every year more than a thousand youths and adults from Guam’s Catholic schools, parishes and organizations gather peacefully at the Chain for Life in Tamuning to protest the atrocity of abortion. They do so in solidarity with tens of thousands across the nation who converge in such gatherings as the March … Continue reading Join Chain for Life January 24