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    • Nov. 2 All Souls Day Mass Schedule Released
      The Catholic Cemeteries office of the Archdiocese of Agaña has released the schedule of Masses to be celebrated at island cemeteries on All Souls Day Friday, November 2 as we commemo rate all our faithful departed. Click the header to access the schedule.
    • The Archdiocese of Agaña’s Chancery Office will be open on Columbus Day, Monday, Oct. 8. It will be a regular work day for Chancery employees. The Chancery has observed Columbus Day as a holiday in the past. However, starting this year it is observing Chamorro Heritage Day on the first Monday of March in place of Columbus Day.
    • Church mourns Fr. George Maddock, longtime Capuchin, faithful servant of Christ
      Archbishop Michael Byrnes extends condolences and prayers to the Capuchin Franciscan friars upon the death of their longtime brother and servant of Christ, Father George Maddock. Fr. George died in New York on September 30. He was 81. Fr. George served on Guam and Hawaii for more than 50 years in many capacities. He was a beloved parish priest, seminary rector, school principal and teacher, religious superior and director of formation for future Capuchins. Fr. George will be buried in the friars' cemetery at Sacred Heart Church in Yonkers, New York.
    • Memorial Mass for late Deacon Louis Agbulos Oct. 5
      A memorial Mass for the late Deacon Louis Agbulos will be celebrated 6 p.m. Friday, Oct. 5 at Our Lady of the Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church in Agaña Heights. Reception will follow. Deacon “Louie” passed away Friday, Sept. 21 in California where he and his wife Cynthia had recently relocated. He was 62. Viewing and Rosary will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Monday, Oct. 1 at All Souls Mortuary in Long Beach, Cal. Mass of Christian Burial is 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 2 at St. Peter Chanel Catholic Church in Hawaiian Gardens, Cal.
    • Being Witnesses to Christ
      More than 250 religion teachers and catechists joined Archbishop Michael Byrnes and keynote speaker Father Ron Richards as the Archdiocese of Agana held its 2018 Catechetical Conference Saturday, Sept. 15 at the Father Duenas Memorial School Phoenix Center. Story and photos upcoming in the Sept. 23 edition of the Umatuna Si Yuos.
    • Archbishop Byrnes Golf Tourney raises funds for future priests
      The 2nd Annual Archbishop Byrnes fundraising Golf Tournament swung to life at the Onward Talofofo Golf Club Friday, August 31. Getting that tiny white ball into the tiny hole on the green was the goal but really, the true target was raising funds for the formation of future priests. Bullseye! The golfers helped raise $33,000 to assist Guam's seminarians. Click the header for the full story and pictures.
    • Couples for Christ focuses on family
      The Couples for Christ (CFC) family ministries held its first “Family Household Kids for Christ (KFC) Monthly Prayer Assembly” on July 22, 2018 at Santa Barbara Catholic Church. (Click headline for story)