March 17th – Happy Saint Patrick’s Day – honors the Saint who did so much to evangelize the Emerald Isle. One of the best ways we can honor this good Saint is to pray for peace, reconciliation, and unity between Protestants and Catholics everywhere.
BEFORE Vatican II, the image of the confessor that dominated our consciousness was that of a judge.
When we “went to confession,” we were urged to be honest and thorough, so that the “judge” could mete out the appropriate punishment (penance) for our sins.
As penitents, we …
The National Collection for Black and Indian people continues as the embodiment of the Church’s concern for evangelizing the African American, Native American, and Alaska Native People of God.
Every year, your amazing generosity enables the Church to provide support for the following important priorities:
Enlivening Parish …
A reminder: – The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops has determined that the following practice shall prevail in the United States.
All Fridays during Lent are days of obligatory abstinence from meat and from those foods made from meat.
This is what is minimally expected of all …
ACCOMPANY Jesus on His last journey, as He makes His way to His crucifixion.
The “Stations of the Cross” is one of the traditional ways we can pray and remember Christ’s suffering during Lent.
We encourage you to make the Stations of the Cross as often as …