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News & Activities June 22, 2014

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A WEEK WITH JESUS, MARY & JOHN
Sun. 22nd. Corpus Christi (Body & Blood of Christ). To appreciate this feast our thoughts should center on Holy Thursday’s Supper and Good Friday’s Crucifixion when Christ gave his life in two ways, the Eucharist & Redemption.
Tues. 24th. Birth of John Baptist. His “Baptism” is for us a sincere [...]

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News & Activities June 15, 2014

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TODAY’S FEAST: THE HOLY TRINITY: FATHER, SON and SPIRIT.
We are constantly reminded that we will never understand the Trinity. But this does not stop us from appreciating what has been given through all three Persons. Our lives, redemption and gui­dance are gifts of God, for which we are always grateful. A small gesture, the sign [...]

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News & Activities June 8, 2014

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FEASTS TO REMEMBER
June 8: Pentecost Sunday. The Holy Spirit is as alive today in the Church as in the days of the Apostles. Same Church, same Gifts, same recipients - they and we.
June 11: Barnabas, Apostle. Remembered especially as a companion of St. Paul in his mission to the Gentiles. The laity, working hand in [...]

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News & Activities June 1, 2014

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Ascension of the Lord
FEASTS OF THE WEEK Today: a remembrance of Christ returning to heaven at the completion of his Redemptive act of death and resurrection. (Transferred from Thursday).
June 3: Charles Lwanga & 21 Companions were martyred by a tyrannical king who hated religion. Death by fire and the sword was his answer to those [...]

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News & Activities May 25, 2014

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SAINTS OF THE WEEK
May 25: Mary Magdalene de Pazzi, devoted guide and teacher in her Carmelite monastery and blessed by God with many supernatural gifts. Died in 1607.
May 26: Philip Neri, priest. Dedicated to working with young people, the poor and sick. Excelled in love of neighbor and simplicity of life. Blessed with a good [...]

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