Have you ever been ridiculed for your beliefs, or even for being Catholic? Today, we honor St. Elizabeth Ann Seton who is our Patroness of our Parish and is also the Patron of people who are persecuted for their faith. St. Elizabeth was the first American-born saint, born on August 28, 1774. She grew up in the
One day a farmer’s donkey fell down into a well. The animal cried piteously for hours as the farmer tried to figure out what to do. Finally, he decided the animal was old, and the well needed to be covered up anyway; it just wasn’t worth it to retrieve the donkey. He invited all his
“The Sign of the Cross is formidable to the devil, because by the Cross we escape from him. We should make the Sign of the Cross with great respect. We begin with the forehead: it is the head, creation – the Father; then the heart: love, life, redemption – the Son; then the shoulders: strength
1) My heart is broken for victims of the Connecticut. I encourage everyone to pray this prayer today…. http://goo.gl/590Y4. Please also pray for the man responsible for all of this. 2) On a lighter note, Lindsey and Dave are wanting to spread Christmas Cheer to people by caroling. For more details, http://www.facebook.com/events/124041381089958/. Please remember that you are loved.