Sunday Gospel -First Sunday of Lent.

Reading 1  DT 26:4-10 Moses spoke to the people, saying:  "The priest shall receive the basket from you  and shall set it in front ...

Thursday, April 25, 2019

The Divine Mercy Chaplet in Song & Explanation

Sunday, March 3, 2019

Sunday Gospel -First Sunday of Lent.

Reading 1 DT 26:4-10

Moses spoke to the people, saying: 
"The priest shall receive the basket from you 
and shall set it in front of the altar of the LORD, your God.
Then you shall declare before the Lord, your God, 
'My father was a wandering Aramean 
who went down to Egypt with a small household 
and lived there as an alien.
But there he became a nation 
great, strong

Monday, February 4, 2019

(For Parents) Pray the Mass Like Never Before

While many people go to Mass every week, few people know what it is to worship. We show up and do our best to “pay attention," but for too many of us, this just means

Wednesday, January 2, 2019

The Story of the Most Holy Name of Jesus (Feast: January 3)

Although Saint Paul might claim credit for promoting devotion to the Holy Name because Paul wrote in Philippians that God the Father gave Christ Jesus “that name that is above every name” (see 2:9), this devotion became popular because of 12th-century Cistercian monks and nuns

Sunday, December 9, 2018

5 Steps To End Your Day Before Going to Bed

At night, quiet your self and rest in God's presence for a few moments..

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Thanks God for the gifts of the day.

Why Do Catholics -cross their forehead, lips, and heart at the Gospel?

We cross our forehead so that the Word of God may be in our thoughts & purify our minds.

Thursday, November 29, 2018

All about Advent ... ( videos)

This two minute of Advent season will give children basic meanings of the season to prepare for the coming of the Messiah.    It is quite interesting also for adults to remind the season in the mist of our busy-ness of life before Christmas.

Thursday, November 8, 2018

Communion of Saints

In November, we honor the saints and also remember the souls in Purgatory.  The Catholic Church reminds us to unite with all members through our prayers & sacrifices.   All for the love of Jesus.  We are to pray for our brothers & sisters in Purgatory who are waiting to be purified to reunite with Christ and one

Saturday, November 3, 2018

Who Are the Saints?

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November starts with the Feast of All Saints.   The feast of the Saints reminds us that God is holy and He constantly calls us to holiness.   But, who are the Saint?

-  They are special friends of God.
-  They are very close to

Sunday, October 21, 2018

Science and the Rosary

More than a century ago a proud university student boarded a train in France and sat nextto an older man who seemed to be a peasant of comfortable means. The brash student noticed that the older gentleman was slipping beads through his fingers. He was praying the rosary.
  "Sir, do you still believe in such outdated things?" the student inquired. 

     "Yes, I do. Don't you?" the man responded. The student laughed and admitted, "I do not believe in such silly things. Take my advice. Throw the rosary out the window and learn what science has to say about it."     "Science? I do not understand this

Friday, October 19, 2018

What exactly do we do when we pray?

"Speak Lord, I am listening."

Praying is both LISTENING and TALKING to God.    
Praying is not talking to ourselves.  It's a two-way communication.   

Thursday, October 18, 2018

Why Are We Praying the Rosary?

October & May are the two months the Church dedicates to Mary by praying the Rosary, and here are some reasons:

1) It's biblical (based on the Bible)
-  The Rosary contemplates the great mysteries