Monthly Archives: June 2014

Monday, June 30 ~ Thirteenth Week in Ordinary Time Holy Gospel: Matthew 8:18-22 When Jesus saw a crowd around him, he gave orders to cross to the other shore. A scribe approached and said to him, “Teacher, I will follow...
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ON THIS SOLEMNITY OF SAINTS PETER AND PAUL, APOSTLES  the Church universal remembers these two particular Apostles who guided the early church just after the time of Jesus. Both died as martyrs for the faith in Rome, in the early...
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DISCERNMENT: How can I learn God’s will for me? Does God have one right choice for me in each decision I make? When we pray for wisdom to discern God’s will when it comes to choosing a mate, a career,...
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Bishop’s Annual Appeal Update (as of June 25, 2014) Some statistics on the Bishop’s Annual Appeal in our parish to-date . . . [custom_table] Number of parishioner families participating: 140 Percent of total parishioners participating to-date: 17% Parish goal established...
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HEALING MASSES ~ NATIONAL BASILICA AND SHRINE OF OUR LADY OF CONSOLATION – CAREY, OHIO During these Masses special prayers are offered for God’s healing to be upon those assembled.  The Blessed Sacrament is exposed at the altar as those...
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Saints Peter and Paul – Two Saints, One Day By Dr. Marcellino D’Ambrosio “Self” Magazine is certainly a sign of the times.  This is an age when it is socially acceptable to admit that life is all about me. But...
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The American Credo By George J. Marlin From the very birth of our republic, the American credo has been rooted in the tradition of natural law; it has been imbued with the belief that there is a higher standard by...
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Friday, June 27 ~ Twelfth Week in Ordinary Time Solemnity of the Most Sacred Heart of Jesus  Holy Gospel: John 19:31-37 Since it was preparation day, in order that the bodies might not remain on the cross on the sabbath,...
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Thursday, June 26 ~ Twelfth Week in Ordinary Time Saint Josemaria Escriva de Balaguer, Priest and Founder of Opus Dei Holy Gospel: Matthew 7:21-29 Jesus said to his disciples: “Not everyone who says to me, ‘Lord, Lord,’ will enter the...
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Holy Gospel: Luke 1:57-66, 80 When the time arrived for Elizabeth to have her child she gave birth to a son. Her neighbors and relatives heard that the Lord had shown his great mercy toward her, and they rejoiced with...
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