The Giving Tree

ALL GIFTS are due THIS WEEKEND, December 10-11. Baby items for Birthright need not be wrapped, but wrapping gifts with numbered tags is appreciated. Please be sure that the numbered tag is FIRMLY attached to the package, so that it gets to the right person. Any gift with a numbered...

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The Great Commission

Sacra Pagina How should I pray? Jesus has answered this question for us in the Gospels. He emphasized the importance of silence and solitude for genuine prayer and taught us to pray to our heavenly Father in the Lord’s Prayer.  He also mentioned that His words would not pass away...

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Humility ~ Key to Evangelization

Humility: Key to Evangelization Keys are an important image in the Bible.  Jesus gave keys to Peter to show his authority in the nascent Church.  Keys signified the Steward of the Davidic Kingdom and His authority (Is 22:22).  The High Priest used his keys for opening the doors so people could...

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Birthright Christmas Cards

The Birthright cards are available for sale in the vestibule after all Masses this weekend (12/3 & 12/4). Cards are $10 for a package of 15 cards/envelopes. Proceeds from the sale of these cards go directly to service and necessities for expectant families in difficult situations. Thank you for your...

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The Art of Listening

~ THE GREAT COMMISSION ~  The Art of Listening One of the most neglected skills in the world today is listening.  Sometimes, the best way to love someone where they are and to lead them closer to Christ is to listen to that person’s story of life.  It is vital...

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*IMPORTANT* Year-End Updates

YEAR-END UPDATES December 31st falls on a Saturday this year. According to the Archdiocese, if you would like your contribution included in 2016 it must be received by the office, or in the collection basket, no later than Saturday, December 31st. We will have to process two deposits that weekend....

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