Memo to the Pima County Board of Supervisors: 

ON AUGUST 6 VOTE NO ON THE INTERGOVERNMENTAL AGREEMENT BETWEEN PIMA COUNTY AND THE CITY OF SOUTH TUCSON. VOTE NO ON THE GENTRIFICATION OF SOUTH TUCSON. On May 28, the South Tucson City Council promised a complete public process on enacting a GPLET zone in South Tucson. This would enable developers to pay no propertyContinue reading “Memo to the Pima County Board of Supervisors: “

  Memorial Mass for Lonnie Reiger on Monday, April 15 at Casa Maria at 10:00 am with Fr. Jose Luis Ferroni OCD.   Our sincere condolences to his family, friends, and co-workers. Lonnie worked and lived at Casa Maria for more than 30 year, He was a hard worker and a great friend.   Misa enContinue reading

COME AND JOIN US AT CLUB CONGRESS, EVENT TO BENEFIT CASA MARIA SOUP KITCHEN

It’s going to be outside so dress warmly. If you don’t have $5.00 come anyway, tell them you are from Casa Maria and they will let you in. ACOMPAÑENOS AL CLUB CONGRESS, EVENTO GRATIS SI DICES QUE ERES DE CASA MARIA Concierto donde grupos locales van a cantar canciones de Los Beatles. ¡Ven a disfrutarContinue reading “COME AND JOIN US AT CLUB CONGRESS, EVENT TO BENEFIT CASA MARIA SOUP KITCHEN”

ROOT CAUSES OF IMMIGRATION // CAUSAS PRINCIPALES DE INMIGRACIÓN

by Brian Flagg Kids in cages, kids separated from their parents, a hideous border wall, the hate whipped up around the issue of immigration… Anyone who cares about morality or religion or being a Catholic or Christian has to care about it. If you don’t believe me, ask Pope Francis, or read his new apostolicContinue reading “ROOT CAUSES OF IMMIGRATION // CAUSAS PRINCIPALES DE INMIGRACIÓN”

A BARRIO HOLY BOOK STUDY! // ¡ESTUDIO DEL LIBRO SANTO DE PAPA FRANCISCO EN EL BARRIO!

by Brian Flagg The first of 3 sessions studying Pope Francis’ new apostolic exhortation ‘Rejoice and Be Glad’ took place last night at Guadalupe Capilla, in the heart of South Tucson (aka Barrio Libre). This project is co-sponsored by Casa Maria and Santa Cruz Catholic Church. Approximately 100 people attended. A good time was had by all.Continue reading “A BARRIO HOLY BOOK STUDY! // ¡ESTUDIO DEL LIBRO SANTO DE PAPA FRANCISCO EN EL BARRIO!”

¡NUESTRO OBISPO ESCRIBIÓ MUY BIEN SOBRE LA INMORALIDAD DE SEPARANDO NIÑOS DE SUS PADRES! // BISHOP WEISENBURGER SPEAKS OUT!

por Brian Flagg El Obispo Weisenburger dijo que todos nosotros necesitamos despertarnos y luchar a terminar las injusticias contra familias de inmigrantes. El insistió que esta tema es mas que todo una tema sobre moralidad. BISHOP WEISENBURGER SPEAKS OUT! by Brian Flagg If you missed it you might want to check out Bishop Edward Weisenburger’sContinue reading “¡NUESTRO OBISPO ESCRIBIÓ MUY BIEN SOBRE LA INMORALIDAD DE SEPARANDO NIÑOS DE SUS PADRES! // BISHOP WEISENBURGER SPEAKS OUT!”

POPE FRANCIS, SANTA CRUZ CHURCH, AND THE CASA MARIA CATHOLIC WORKER INVITE YOU TO READ, DISCUSS AND BE ENERGIZED BY POPE FRANCIS’ NEW APOSTOLIC EXHORTATION GADETE ET EXSULTATE (“REJOICE AND BE GLAD”) // EL PAPA FRANCISCO, LA IGLESIA SANTA CRUZ, Y CASA MARIA CATHOLIC WORKER TE INVITAN A LAS PLATICAS DEL NUEVO LIBRO DEL PAPA FRANCISCO EXHORTACIÓN APOSTÓLICA GADETE ET EXSULTATE (“ALEGRAOS Y REGOCIJAOS”)

HAPPY BIRTHDAY Cesar!!!

Cesar Aguirre who lives and works hard on a daily basis at Casa Maria is an amazing rapper and makes his voice be heard by composing songs that expresses his feelings against injustice. Cesar has composed many mesmerizing songs that relate to every day struggles in the barrio. From everyone at Casa Maria, we wishContinue reading “HAPPY BIRTHDAY Cesar!!!”