Parish Stewardship:  Putting My Parish First for Lent Because I am GRATEFUL

“…by this all will know that you are my disciples…” Jn13:35 Attend parish events.  Although Mass is our central focus, other parish ministries, activities and events help to increase spirituality and build community, as well.  This Lent, take advantage of the times set aside to meet new people, feel more connected, and affirm those parishioners […]

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Stewardship Saints for February

February 10 Scholastica  (480-547) St. Scholastica was born in Italy, the twin sister of St. Benedict, founder of the Benedictines.  She was consecrated to God “from her earliest years” and when her brother founded the monastery ay Monte Casino, she founded a similar one for women religious nearby.  The twins remained close, both intensely interested […]

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Homily 32nd Homily

Homily Thirty-Second Sunday, Ordinary Time Cycle “C” – 2019   A woman accompanied her husband to the doctor’s office for his annual physical. Afterwards the doctor asked to see her privately.  “Your husband is a very sick man,” the doctor told her.  “His heart could give out at any moment.  If you want to keep […]

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