March 15, 2017
Many of us would probably agree that one of the more difficult aspects of our faith-lives is prayer. But it can be peaceful and fulfilling. We just need to approach it in the right way.
March 13, 2017
During the last two Sundays, our diocese ushered those who will be coming into full communion with the Catholic Church on Easter along on the next stage of their journey, from Catechumens to the Elect. Click here for photo albums from each of the celebrations.
March 8, 2017
Sirach 35:4 tells us that “one who gives alms presents a sacrifice of praise”. Giving alms not only fills the Lord with joy, but it fills our own hearts with joy as well. We are told to give our time, talent and treasure to the church and to others and this Lent is the perfect time to get started!
March 4, 2017
Msgr. James Flaherty, the Diocesan Administrator, has granted a dispensation from the obligation to abstain from meat for Friday, March 17th, St. Patrick’s Day.
March 1, 2017
This year Pope Francis reminds us that “Lent is the favorable season for renewing our encounter with Christ, living in his word, in the sacraments and in our neighbor.“ So Every week of Lent on this blog we will take a look at these practices, and the season itself, in order to grow closer to Christ. As we start our Lenten journey today I wanted to share a few tips that have helped me make the most out of this season.