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Year of Faith   Tags: catholic, catholic_church, year_of_faith  

October 11, 2012 - November 24, 2013. Materials to help you grow in your understanding of the Catholic faith.
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Year of Faith

On Sunday, October 15, 2011, Pope Benedict XVI issued a new Apostolic Letter in which he proclaimed the Year of Faith. The Year of Faith will begin on October 11, 2012 (the 50th anniversary of the opening of the Second Vatican Council) and it will end on November 24, 2013,the Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ. The starting date of October 11 also marks the 20th anniversary of the publication of the Catechism of the Catholic Church a text promulgated by Blessed John Paul II with a view to illustrating for all the faithful the power and beauty of faith. 

Local Events

Year of Faith

  • St. Peter and Paul Catholic Church, Naperville

    “The Door of Faith”

    Ss. Peter and Paul is excited to host a number of speakers for the Year of Faith. All events are open to the general public free of charge and without tickets unless otherwise noted. A free will offering will be taken at each event, and a selection of Catholic books will be for sale

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