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Oct 31 2019
Looking for QUALITY Catholic resources that are just right for a specific Liturgical day?   Then some great recommendations are easy to access through our FORMED.org parish subscription and the attached FORMED October 2019 Liturgical Calendar. Just…
Oct 20 2019
Baptized and Sent:     The Church of Christ on Mission in the World              Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ,    Not only is this World Mission Sunday.  Our Holy Father has designated his prayer intention for the month of October with…
Oct 13 2019
   “Whoever receives you receives me, and whoever receives me receives the one who sent me.”                                                              Matthew 10:40          Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ,       Hospitality has a face! …
Oct 6 2019
Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ,    “Hold fast to the hope that lies before us. This we have as an anchor of the soul, sure and firm.”  Hebrews 6:18-19   Christ Our Hope: In Every Season of Life From the time we are knit together in our mothers…
Sep 30 2019
Looking for Quality CATHOLIC resources that are just right for a specific Liturgical day?   Then just open the attached FORMED September 2019 Liturgical Calendar below and click on any picture or BLUE text and you will be taken immediately to the…
Sep 29 2019
Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ,     While this year we observe September 29 as the 26th Sunday in Ordinary time, on the Roman calendar it usually is celebrated as the Feast of the Archangels.  While I wish not to slight Gabriel or Raphael, I…
Sep 27 2019
Pilgrimage for “55 Plus” As our inaugural event, the new ministry for St. Mary seniors, Lifelong Disciples, will be making a pilgrimage to Our Lady of Lourdes Shrine in Euclid Friday, September 27   We will leave by bus from the St. Mary parking…
Sep 22 2019
Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ,        The following reflection on the gospel for this 25th. Sunday in Ordinary Time, Cycle C comes to us from Loyola Press:    Today's Gospel sounds puzzling to contemporary readers, but it can be made less so…
Sep 15 2019
Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ,    I am very excited to announce that this year, the Catholic Commission of Wayne, Ashland and Medina counties has invited us to host the Harvest Mass of God’s Creation and Blessing of the Fall Harvest.  This is…
Sep 8 2019
Dear Parishioners,    Why we left Mass early…       When I was growing up, I made frequent visits into downtown Philadelphia (we say “Center City”) and the apartment home of my Aunt Anne and Uncle Charley.  Theirs was what is canonically referred…