Thank you to everyone who was able to
participate in our outdoor Corpus Christi/Eucharistic Procession last
Sunday! It was a joy to see many of our
First Holy Communicants with some of our recent Confirmandi participate at the
front of the process ...
As I write
this column I am mindful of those who
have died defending the innocent, particularly those of the military and
first responders. I am mindful of two
men from my father’s squadron who died in the Vietnam War. Of the two, one died ...
Bishop Fulton J. Sheen wrote a book entitled, The Priest Is Not His Own.
is not ordained to make money, amass possessions, receive worldly honors, live
in comfort and leisure. He is called to
live as alter Christus, ...
How many legions does the Pope have?
Such are the
words of Josef Stalin, perhaps the most inhumane communist dictator of the
Soviet Union. The words are quite ironic
as Stalin is in his grave and the Catholic Church continues. There have ...
If you find that you are unwilling or
unable to abandon your advocacy for abortion, you should not come forward to
receive Holy Communion. To publicly affirm the Catholic faith while at the same
time publicly rejecting one of its most fundamental teachi ...
In October of 1917 the beginnings of the Communist
Revolution in Russia were taking place (As with most revolutions, it had been
prepared for months – even years – through chaos and division. Sound familiar?) The Bolshevik revolution was ...
world wherein the Church was being split from within and attacked from without
in ways that the world had not seen.
This would be the 1500s in which Pope St. Pius V lived. As we celebrate his feast day this week,
April 30, this Dom ...
three transcendentals that the Catholic Church seeks to bring to the world:
Truth, Beauty and Goodness.
charged the Apostles, Go therefore and
make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of
the Son a ...
Congratulations to all who were received into the Catholic
Church and all who received sacraments of Baptism, First Holy Communion and
Confirmation at the Easter Vigil. May
your fervor for Jesus, especially in the Holy Eucharist at Mas ...
Please mark your calendars for Holy Week’s liturgies. To get the full impact of Easter, it is
necessary to be a part of the Church’s liturgies from Holy Thursday to
Easter. The Mass of the Lord’s Supper
will occur on Holy Thursday at 4 ...