Virtual Novena to St. Isidore

For over 97 years, we have been serving rural communities and promoting Catholic life in rural America. Every year hundreds…

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June 2021 Thriving in Rural Ministry Retreat

Thriving in Rural Ministry is a retreat experience and follow-up for Catholic priests who serve in a rural setting. It is…

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A New Home for Catholic Rural Life

Through the generosity of many (and with the help of the Holy Spirit!) we have officially moved our offices to…

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October 2021 Thriving in Rural Ministry Retreat

Thriving in Rural Ministry is a retreat experience and follow-up for Catholic priests who serve in a rural setting. It is…

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New Look!

We are thrilled to share with you the new Catholic Rural Life website! The website has some new features including:…

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Rural Outreach and Ministry

The Legacy of Fr. Graham Golden

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Live Your Faith and Eat it Too

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