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"My Soul Rejoices in the Lord."

As we prepare to mark our first half-century, the Catholic Diocese of Arlington is embarking on a spiritual and intellectual renewal in the foundational truths of the Catholic Faith. Preparation Year II focuses on Mary, the Mediatrix of All Grace and the model disciple.

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June 2, 2023

“Before I formed you in the womb I knew you, before you were born I dedicated you.” These words from the prophet Jeremiah will echo throughout Holy Trinity Church in Gainesville in early June, as eight men stand at the foot of the altar, ready to declare their obedience to Bishop Michael F. Burbidge and to be transformed into priests of Jesus Christ.

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Jesus says: 'Forgive anyone against whom you have a grievance, so that your heavenly Father may in turn forgive you your transgressions.' With the grace of God, take the initiative today to offer forgiveness to anyone who has offended you. By doing so, you will find peace.