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October Happenings

Many older Catholics remember that May and October are considered Marian months, and provide us time to remember the role the Blessed Mother has played in salvation history. It then seems appropriate to being finishing the Blessed Mother Grotto. I…

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Approach And Embolden The Young

Just after I write this column I am headed up to Clinton, Massachusetts to pick up the tile order. Hopefully they will have engraved all of the 8”x8” and 4”x8” tiles. I have hired a mason to lay the tiles…

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Parish Happenings

As I compose this column our vendor is engraving the tiles for the Blessed Mother Grotto. I hope to pick them up by the end of this week and have them in place by Columbus Day. I also picked up…

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In God’s Hands

Over the past few months a few people have come to me and shared rumors concerning the future of our parish. Honestly, we would not be undertaking so much work on the interior and exterior of the property if there…

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Fall Happenings

Welcome back to our CCD families. This Sunday, Catechetical Sunday, there will be a meeting for the teachers at 8:45am in the hall. Also this Sunday, at 6:15pm in the Chapel the 11th grade Confirmation classes begin, followed by the…

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Parish Updates

I love our parish family, and was so pleased with the manner in which you joined me last weekend in saying goodbye to our summer residents. I enjoyed each of the events we held after each of the Masses, and…

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Labor Day Weekend

It is LABOR DAY WEEKEND, the final week of summer, let us enjoy the remaining time we have together. After the Vigil Mass, between 5:30 and 6:15pm, we will have Pizza and Soda in the Courtyard. On Sunday we have…

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Summer’s End

We finally set the tiles in front of the Blessed Mother Grotto. We have 20 spaces left for 8”x 8”($300) tiles, of which 8 have been reserved, leaving a total available of 12 tiles, we also have 14 4’x4’ ($200)…

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Nearing Summer’s End

I love the summer for more than just the sun and weather; I love the joyfulness and liveliness from the pews. It’s always hard to say goodbye to summer for most of us, though I suspect for the college population…

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