Archbishop Etienne: ‘Make faith a priority’

SEATTLE – On his first day as the leader of the Archdiocese of Seattle, Archbishop Paul D. Etienne sat down with Northwest Catholic to talk about his own faith and ministry, his first impressions of Western Washington and his vision for the Archdiocese of Seattle.

Seattle bishops affirm sanctity of life after AP story on assisted suicide

SEATTLE – The bishops of the Archdiocese of Seattle issued a statement August 27 affirming the sanctity of life and reiterating the Catholic Church’s opposition to assisted suicide, in response to an Associated Press story about a Seattle man, Robert Fuller, who used a fatal drug combination to end his…

Iconic Tacoma church building to be razed

TACOMA – Holy Rosary Church, which has been a visible sign of faith in Tacoma for nearly a century, will be demolished “due to its unsafe condition,” according to a decree issued August 25 by Archbishop J. Peter Sartain.

Immigration crisis is subject of panel discussion on Facebook Live

SEATTLE – In its first Spanish-language panel discussion broadcast on Facebook Live, leaders from the Archdiocese of Seattle addressed the current immigration crisis with an eye toward dispelling myths and speaking directly to undocumented immigrants in Western Washington.