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Most Rev. Ryan P. Jimenez Easter Message

Dear Brothers and Sisters In Christ, Alleluia! The Lord is risen!  Indeed, he is risen! In one of his Easter homilies, St. Augustine said and I quote: “And He departed from our sight that we might return to our heart, and there find Him. For He departed, and behold, He is here.” Christ is risen!  And He is here with us–in
Read more +21 April 2019 By admin in News & Events

Saipan opens Holy Week with First Diocesan World Youth Day

By Julie Ann Loong, for the North Star Hundreds of youth and parishioners turn out for Palm Sunday outdoor Mass For the first time since its beginning in 1984, the official celebration of World Youth Day was finally celebrated in our Diocese of Chalan Kanoa with an event that turned out to be a sign
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Day of Prayer for the RCIA Candidates

Lent is a time to journey into the desert and find deeper trust in God. Lent is about conversion, turning one’s life more completely over to Christ, leaving behind an old way of living and acting and being healed through the love of God. In this period, the three Candidates for the Sacrament of Baptism,
Read more +08 April 2019 By admin in News & Events

Pope Francis appoints new Apostolic Delegate to the Pacific region

Bishop Ryan to Archbishop Novatus: “Welcome home!” The Episcopal Conference of the Pacific (CEPAC) has a new Apostolic Delegate. The Holy Father has appointed as Apostolic Nuncio in New Zealand and Apostolic Delegate to the Pacific Ocean Archbishop Novatus Rugambwa, who is currently Apostolic Nuncio in Honduras.  The appointment was officially announced in the Vatican City on
Read more +07 April 2019 By admin in News & Events

Sr. Nina attended Child and Youth Protection Catholic Leadership Conference

By Fr. Ken Hezel, SJ, for the North Star This past week Sr Nina Caccam, SJBP attended a conference hosted by the Diocese of Camden in New Jersey on the issue of Child Protection in the church from March 24-27, 2019.The theme of the conference was “Promise to Protect, Pledge to Heal.” More than 200
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Diocese of Chalan Kanoa will celebrate its first Diocesan World Youth Day on Palm Sunday

By Julie Ann Loong, for the North Star Palm Sunday was the day in which our Lord Jesus Christ triumphantly entered into Jerusalem and was welcomed by a large crowd of people who were waving palm branches or throwing them on the ground in front of him. This signifies the beginning of Holy Week. In

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Gospel Reflection on Easter Sunday

Gospel Reflection on Easter Sunday by the Most Rev. Ryan P. Jimenez, D.D., bishop of Chalan Kanoa
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Good Friday Procession

Diocese of Chalan Kanoa Good Friday Islandwide Procession
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Procession with the Cross at Mount Tapochau

Good Friday Procession with the Cross at Mount Tapochau, Saipan
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Gospel Reflection on Palm Sunday of the Lord’s Passion

Gospel Reflection on Palm Sunday of the Lord’s Passion by Deacon Tom Schwieger, Nuestra Senora Bithen Delos Remedios Parish
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Gospel Reflection on the Fifth Sunday of Lent

Gospel Reflection on the Fifth Sunday of Lent by Deacon Jeffrey Camacho, Our Lady of Mount Carmel Cathedral
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Gospel Reflection on the Fourth Sunday of Lent

Gospel Reflection on the Fourth Sunday of Lent by Rev. Fr. Jason Granado, San Vicente Parish.

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