Browsing the 2012 archive of Blog

Browsing the 2012 archive of Blog

Ushers, Ushers, Ushers...

Posted by Melanie Martin-trainor on 12/05/12

Of all our liturgical ministries, ushering is the one where we struggle the most to find enough people to cover all the openings. Anyone, male or female, age 13 or older, is welcome to be trained as an usher. Now is a great time to begin, so you’re ready ... Read More »

The Solemnity of The Immaculate Conception

Posted by Melanie Martin-trainor on 12/04/12

December 8th is The Solemnity of The Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary. Many people – Catholics included – mistakenly think that this is a celebration of the day the angel Gabriel visited Mary and Jesus was conceived in her womb. Actually, however, today’s solemnity celebrates the Immaculate ... Read More »

First Sunday of Advent is December 2

Posted by Melanie Martin-trainor on 11/27/12

The readings for this weekend are at http://www.usccb.org/bible/readings/120212.cfm

A little background on the First Reading: In the memory of Israel and Judah, their early king David had set the standards for all later kings. The people thought their national fortunes rose and fell with the virtue of their kings. ... Read More »

Advent Tea & Treats

Posted by Melanie Martin-trainor on 11/21/12

Bring your favorite mug on Sunday, December 9th 3:00 - 5:00 pm We'll provide an assortment of teas and cocoa Have Christmas items you are not using? Bring them along for a "Holiday Swap" Bring one or more Christmas items in good condition and take "new" items home with ... Read More »

Caroling & Cocoa

Posted by Melanie Martin-trainor on 11/20/12

Share your Christmas spirit through song.  We will meet in the church parking lot on Saturday, December 15th at 3:00 p.m. The fun begins as we climb aboard the Regis bus. We will make several stops to sing carols to parishioners in need of an extra dose of holiday ... Read More »

Daily Reading

Posted by Melanie Martin-trainor on 11/01/12

Daily Readings

Posted by Melanie Martin-trainor on 10/31/12