In this New Year, I read a marvelous quote from Fr. Dan Berrigan, SJ, who passed away sometime last year. He was a ‘big time’ Peace Advocate for most of his priesthood; he even went [...]

2018-01-11T13:09:23+00:00 January 11th, 2018|

Spa Day Event Empowers Women

On Sunday, January 7, local organizations collaborated to host a “Spa Day” event for women experiencing homelessness and those dangerously close to homelessness. Project HOPE (Homeless Outreach Partnership Effort) organized the event through a partnership [...]

2018-01-10T10:55:54+00:00 January 10th, 2018|

Monday, January 8

Feast of the Baptism of the Lord Today marks the official end of the Christmas season and the beginning of Ordinary Time. As Jesus comes up from the water, God reveals that Jesus is his [...]

2017-11-27T10:56:49+00:00 January 8th, 2018|

Sunday, January 7 – Solemnity of the Epiphany of the Lord

Revealing Light Today’s Readings: Isaiah 60:1–6; Psalm 72:1–2, 7–8, 10–11, 12–13; Ephesians 3:2–3a, 5–6; Matthew 2:1–12. The Feast of the Epiphany celebrates God’s manifestation to all the nations. We are familiar with the story of [...]

2017-11-27T10:56:17+00:00 January 7th, 2018|

Saturday, January 6

Faith In the First Reading, John turns his attention from the theme of love to the topic of faith. He tells his listeners that Jesus is truly God’s Son, to which the Spirit, water (Baptism), [...]

2017-11-27T10:55:39+00:00 January 6th, 2018|

Friday, January 5

St. John Neumann, Bishop The First Letter of John continues to preach about God’s love and the need to love one another. In the Gospel, new disciples continue to respond to the invitation to “come [...]

2017-11-27T10:54:56+00:00 January 5th, 2018|

Thursday, January 4

St. Elizabeth Ann Seton, Religious “Come and see” is the message found in today’s Gospel. Jesus invited Andrew and the other disciple to follow him. Like the two disciples, we too are invited to follow [...]

2017-11-27T10:54:21+00:00 January 4th, 2018|