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Archdiocesan Newspapers

Catholic Standard, the official newspaper of the Archdiocese of Washington, reports on news and events from parishes, schools and the community and showcases how the Catholic faith is being lived in the metro area, around the nation and throughout the world.

El Pregonero, the Archdiocese of Washington’s Spanish-language newspaper, provides the Hispanic community in the Washington metro area with information about the Catholic Church and its role in the local community as well as local, national and international news of interest.


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Upcoming Events

August 10, 2024 5:00 pm

Commemoration of the Divine Savior of the World Patron of El Salvador

Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception, 400 Michigan Ave NE, Washington D.C., DC 20017, USA
August 15, 2024 12:10 pm

Mass for the Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary

Cathedral of St. Matthew the Apostle, Rhode Island Avenue Northwest, Washington, DC, USA
September 14, 2024 9:30 am

Spiritual Retreat for Grieving Parents

9000 Warfield Rd, Gaithersburg, MD 20882, USA
September 20, 2024 8:00 am

The Way Women’s Retreat