Bishop's Lenten appeal 2014 

    Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ:

    Saint Francis of Assisi, whose image is portrayed on the Bishop’s Lenten Appeal (BLA) materials this year, exemplified a fervent love for Christ through his life of humility and service to the poor.  Many of his writings expressed his utter and complete devotion to the Lord.  He wrote,“I beseech Thee, O Lord, that the fiery and sweet strength of Thy love may absorb my soul from all things that are under heaven…”  Read More

    Catholic Diocese of Arlington

    2014 BLA Poster