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Archive for the 'News & Activities' Category

News & Activities January 25, 2015

News & Activities

SAINTS WHO NEED LITTLE INTRODUCTION
Sun. 25th: Conversion of Paul, Apostle. Granted that his conversion was from Christ
himself, there is nothing to prevent us from bringing others to Christ…………………… through our
words and actions. Christ’s way is extraordinary, ours ordinary. Both succeed!
Tues. 27th: Angela Merici. She has given us the Ursuline Sisters to educate our children. Founded [...]

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News & Activities January 18, 2015

News & Activities

Holy Redeemer Clergy and Laity rejoice in the honor given to Archbishop Francis Xavier Kriengsak, who was recently named Cardinal by Pope Francis. Our prayers are with him in his work for the Church in Thailand.
TWO WELL-KNOWN SAINTS
Jan. 21: Agnes, Virgin and Martyr. These two words give her a resemblance to the Virgin Mary and [...]

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News & Activities January 11, 2015

News & Activities

CHRISTMAS, THEN & NOW:
THEN: Virginia, an 8 year old child, asked her father “is there a Santa Claus?” His reply: “if the Tribune (Chicago Newspaper) says there is, then there is.” The Tribune replied “Yes, Virginia, there is a Santa Claus” and went on to bolster her faith in him.
NOW: If today’s “Virginia” asked “is [...]

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News & Activities January 4, 2015

News & Activities

FEAST OF THE EPIPHANY
The word itself is Greek, but the meaning is universal.. .”APPEARANCE”.. .to the Magi (or three wise men) from the East. To the three men Christ was to be a king of this world. To Christians He is more than this..a promised Messiah, a King dying on a cross, a King of [...]

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News & Activities December 28, 2014

News & Activities

Holy Family of Jesus, Mary & Joseph
The Priests and Brothers of Holy Redeemer Parish wish all of you, parishioners and visitors, a very Happy and Blessed New Year. May you be as close to God as He is close to you!
The question is asked “What’s in a name?” Answer: Holiness. What’s in a family? Answer: [...]

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