Press Releases

08/22/2012

Catholic Extension today announced the Felician Sisters in Kingstree, S.C. as the recipients of its 35th Annual Lumen Christi ("Light of Christ") Award. This national award was established as Catholic Extension's highest honor and is presented annually to a priest, religious or lay person...

06/21/2012

Catholic Extension today announced that it has selected 11 young adults from across the U.S. to participate in its second annual Emerging Catholic Leaders event on July 10-13, 2012. The event brings together young adult Catholics who are active in their faith to...

05/23/2012

America's next generation of Catholic priests are largely coming from surprising places - poor mission dioceses throughout America. These "mission" dioceses, which are supported by Catholic Extension, are seeing an increased number of their own young men called to the priesthood...

05/09/2012

Catholic Extension today announced that it has selected 12 finalists for its 35th Annual Lumen Christi (“Light of Christ”) Award. The Lumen Christi Award was established by Catholic Extension to honor the “hidden heroes” of the Catholic Church—outstanding individuals, groups or ministries...

09/13/2011

Catholic Extension today announced that Sister Gabriella Williams, O.P. of the Diocese of San Bernardino, Calif., has been named the winner of the 34th Annual Lumen Christi (“Light of Christ”) Award. The Lumen Christi Award was established by Catholic Extension to highlight...

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