Author: Kevin Ang

Introibo ad altare Dei - I will enter into the altar of God. On June 9, the Rev. Mitchell Brown became the latest seminarian to be ordained to the priesthood in the Diocese of Gallup. V8s for Vocations has been the project that supported Fr. Brown...

“Saying good-bye to such a beautiful car is hard for me,” according to Father Matt Keller, founder of V8s for Vocations.Each year, Father Matt and a group of volunteer car enthusiasts restore a classic muscle car. V8s raffles off the restored vehicle to support the...

Many churches in the United States have countless channels through which they receive financial supports—annuities, trusts, wills, gifts-in-kind, you name it. However, these channels are somewhat irrelevant to the "poorest diocese in the United States."Many say that bright ideas spring up amid struggles. V8s for...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][qode_advanced_image_gallery type="carousel" enable_image_shadow="no" image_behavior="lightbox" space_between_items="small" number_of_visible_items="2" slider_loop="yes" slider_autoplay="yes" slider_navigation="yes" slider_pagination="yes" images="725,726,727,728,729,730,731" image_size="full"][vc_column_text] She's really rough but she's ours. ~ Fr. Matt Keller We recently received a generous donation of a '75 Corvette Stingray. Unlike the soon-to-be-raffled Trans Am, this Corvette...

Often visitors, passersby and local Gallupians drop by the rectory garage after Fr. Keller's muscle cars—both restored and beaten up ones—caught their attention.This past January, though, unlikely visitors who keep tabs on the V8s for Vocations happen to drive by Gallup, NM. Cheryl and Brad...

One of our seminarians, Deacon Mitchell Brown, who was ordained to transitional diaconate just this past April, had the privilege of reading the Gospel at the Papal Mass with Canonization and Angelus on October 15, 2017. Without the car raffles and your supports for him,...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css=".vc_custom_1512501714163{padding-bottom: 77px !important;}" z_index=""][vc_column][vc_column_text]The winner of the 1969 Pontiac Firebird convertible is Debbie Diaz Vazquez, of Phoenix, AZ. Congratulations, Debbie!Thank you to everybody who participated in the raffle and supported the restoration program. 100% of proceeds go to providing assistance...