On the Care of Our Common Home

‘Laudato Si’: The Pope and the Court of the Gentiles By Bishop Arthur Serratelli Even before the June 18, 2015 publication of Pope Francis’ encyclical on the environment (Laudato Si’), the media delighted in reporting voices both approving and disapproving of his speaking on the subject. No doubt the debate will continue. But, this is…

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Missionary Disciples & The New Evangelization

[blank h=”30″] [/blank] Missionary Disciples & The New Evangelization Saturday, December 6th from 9:00 am to 12:30 pm * Conferences by Bishop Emeritus Robert Brom *How to live the Joy of the Gospel in the Parish Life *Taking that Joy into your families The morning schedule is as follows: 8:00 am ~ Mass & Rosary…

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Morning Offering

Have you been beating the snooze blues? What about praying this morning offering to get things started right!? Eternal Father, I offer You everything I do this day: my work, my prayers, my apostolic efforts; my time with family and friends; my hours of relaxation; my difficulties, problems, distress, which I shall try to bear…

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Descended into Hell?

Real Questions by Real Parishioners! What does it mean when we say in the Apostle’s Creed “He descended into hell”? The difficulty in understanding what it means when we profess that Jesus ‘descended into hell’ revolves around the English word ‘hell’, which we almost always associate with the place of eternal damnation. So how could…

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