Monthly Archives: September 2014

Parish Newsletter September 28 2014

Twenty-Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time FIRST READING A reading from prophet Ezekiel. When the sinner renounces sin, he shall certainly live. The word of the Lord was addressed to me as follows: You object, “What the Lord does is unjust.” … Continue reading

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NEWSLETTER Twenty-Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time

September 21 2014 FIRST READING A reading from prophet Isaiah. My thoughts are not your thoughts. Seek the Lord while he is still to be found, call to him while he is still near. Let the wicked man abandon his … Continue reading

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St. Cornelius Feastday: September 16

Cornelius whose feast day is September 16th. A Roman priest, Cornelius was elected Pope to succeed Fabian in an election delayed fourteen months by Decius’ persecution of the Christians. The main issue of his pontificate was the treatment to be … Continue reading

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Pope’s Morning Homily: Learn From Our Lady of Sorrows Follow Her Example of Learning, Obeying and Suffering

VATICAN CITY, September 15, 2014 (Zenit.org) – Pope Francis marked the Feast of Our Lady of Sorrows during Monday morning Mass at Casa Santa Marta, with a reflection on how Mary learned, obeyed and suffered at the foot of the … Continue reading

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Parish Newsletter September 14 2014

The Exaltation of the Holy Cross FIRST READING A reading from the book of Numbers. If anyone is bitten by a serpent, he looked at the brovze serpent and lived. On the way through the wilderness the people lost patience. … Continue reading

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Pope Sends Letter of Condolence to Parents of Steven Sotloff Says He Was “Deeply Saddened” to Learn of Their Son’s Death, Urges All to Pray and Work for Peace

WASHINGTON, D.C., September 09, 2014 (Zenit.org) – Pope Francis has sent a letter of condolence to the family of Steven Sotloff, the second American journalist beheaded by the Islamic State (ISIS). The letter, signed on the Pope’s behalf by the … Continue reading

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Pope Francis to Marry 20 Couples in September Marks First Time a Pope Has Officiated Wedding Since Pope John Paul II in 2000

By Staff Reporter VATICAN CITY, September 01, 2014 (Zenit.org) – Pope Francis will marry 20 couples at St. Peter’s Basilica this Sept. 14. On Friday Aug. 29, the Vatican announced the Bishop of Rome would marry the couples, all from … Continue reading

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