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The Immaculate Heart of Mary

The Blessed Mother is always asking us to “Pray, Pray Pray!!” This Act of Consecration to the Immaculate Heart of Mary illustrates perfectly the Marian doctrine of the Catholic Church: We do not worship Mary or place her above Christ,…

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Chicago Mission Trip 2018

Thank you for your continued support and prayers for our Teen and Adult Mission Outreach Program. In 2 weeks, I am happy to announce I will be accompanying our high school age missionaries on our annual social justice mission trip…

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A New Evangelization

The Church teaches that she is missionary by her very nature. Pope Paul VI in his apostolic exhortation Evangelization in the Modern World states: “We wish to confirm once more that the task of evangelizing all people constitutes the essential…

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Vacation Bible School

The St. Ann by the Sea 2018 Vacation Bible School is quickly approaching and is titled, “Surfing through the Scriptures.” The virtues of Faith, Hope, and Love will be the bible schools central theme. The three day Bible school will…

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Sacrament of the Eucharist

Christ Jesus is always present to His Church, “in her liturgical celebrations, in the poor, the sick and the imprisoned, in the sacraments of which He is author.” Jesus is present in the sacrifice of the Mass not only in…

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Acts of Kindness

We as Catholics are called to be counter cultural; to be a comfort for those that we do not know, regardless of their social status or lifestyle. We need not look back at how this empathy might affect us or…

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The Language of God

What has God shared with you today? Has he helped you with a decision or helped lead you in the right direction, to the right people, to do the right thing? You may be saying to yourself right now; how…

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