Latest Edition - December 2018

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Find these December 2018 Northwest Catholic stories online.

Cover Story

Play with Love

Hispanic kids and parents find support, community through Prepares program

From the Archbishop

'There is nothing more powerful than the humility of God'

Perhaps it sounds strange to say that God is humble

From the Bishop

God wears diapers


Saint of the Month

St. John, Apostle and Evangelist

The "beloved disciple" who did not abandon Jesus

The Faithful Servant

Seek the wisdom of Solomon this Christmas

Counsel from the book of Ecclesiastes

Your Family Matters

Advent and Christmas stories to share

This Advent and Christmas season, prepare the hearts of those in your family to receive the Word with joy

A Catholic Home

The generosity and joy of St. Nicholas

Make a miter centerpiece in honor of this bishop who reminds us to care for the poor
Ask a Bishop

Why do we call Mary 'Mother of God?'

Why does the Catholic Church call Mary the "Mother of God?" Do you think the church will ever change the title to "Mother of Jesus?"

Gifts of Faith

Inspired giving

The works of local Catholic artisans make meaning-filled Christmas gifts

Called to Serve as Christ

Called to volunteer

Inspired by priests and women religious they've known, laypeople step up for the Called to Serve as Christ campaign

Seeds of the Word

Christmas and Joseph's Drama

The Mother of God depends on the love and audacity of her husband to give birth to our Redeemer

Catholic Voices

The perfect Christmas

God can break into our lives anywhere, anytime, in spite of obstacles


Del Arzobispo

‘Nada hay más poderoso que la humildad de Dios’

Tal vez suene extraño decir que Dios es humilde

Del Obispo

Dios usa pañales


Semillas de la Palabra

Navidad y el drama de José

La Madre de Dios depende del amor y de la audacia de su esposo para poder dar a luz al Redentor

Santo del Mes

Sn. Juan Apóstol y Evangelista

Sn. Juan, el hijo de Zebedeo y hermano de Santiago el Mayor, fue llamado a ser apóstol por Jesús el primer año de su vida pública 

Pregúntale a un Obispo

¿Por qué llamamos a María ‘Madre de Dios’?

¿Por qué la Iglesia Católica llama a María “Madre de Dios”? ¿Cree usted que la Iglesia cambiará este título alguna vez por “Madre de Jesús”?