Happy Thanksgiving! (And a Funny Video to Make Your Day)

From my family to yours: We wish you all a truly blessed and truly HAPPY THANKSGIVING!

We all go through struggles and hardships but we still have so much to be thankful for! God bless.

Have you seen the “All About That Baste” Video yet? No? Well, watch it now because

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Happy Fourth of July!

We are truly blessed in our country to have the freedoms that we have. Our country certainly isn’t perfect, and we must continue to fight to keep our freedoms, but still, in many ways we are truly blessed. Let us take a moment to thank God for our freedom, and the grace to use our

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Ascension Thursday

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“When he had said this, as they were looking on, he was lifted up, and a cloud took him from their sight. While they were looking intently at the sky as he was going, suddenly two men dressed in white garments stood beside them. They said, “Men of

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Happy Easter!

He is Risen, Alleluia! Wishing you all a blessed and holy and Happy Easter!

Andrew coloring Easter eggs yesterday

(P.S. There will not be a post tomorrow, Easter Monday. There will, however, be a weekly mediation on Wednesday for those who are signed up!)

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Coming to God’s Grace

Andrew with his second grade CCD teacher after the First Confession ceremony.

On Saturday, Andrew and his CCD classmates made their first Sacrament of Reconciliation in preparation for his First Holy Communion in April. Our Pastor, Sister Elizabeth and the second grade teachers did a nice job putting together a little ceremony. First

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The Great Feast of the Assumption

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Today we celebrate the beautiful feast of the Assumption. It is the day we have been spiritually preparing for the last 9 days during our novena. But you may be asking yourself, “What is the Assumption about any way?” or, “Why is Assumption important? or, maybe

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7 Resources for Celebrating Trinity Sunday

On Sunday we will celebrate the great solemnity of the Holy Trinity. What an awesome God we serve! A couple of years ago I mentioned that I wasn’t able to find many activities for celebrating Trinity sunday, but I did find these ideas. This year, I was able to find a

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Why do Catholics Celebrate Ash Wednesday?

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For many non-Catholics (and many NEW Catholics) Ash Wednesday can seem a little strange. Why would anyone want to walk around with ashes on their head all day? And many cradle Catholics have been going to mass and getting ashes every year without understanding why.

What

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St. Valentine, Priest and Martyr

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Everyone is getting and giving candy and flowers and planning delicious meals because to day is SAINT Valentine’s day. That’s right. Most people have taken off the “saint” part, but today is the feast of a priest who was martyred for his faith. Actually, it is believed that

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The Conversion of Saint Paul, the Apostle

“Now Saul, still breathing murderous threats against the disciples of the Lord,a went to the high priest and asked him for letters to the synagogues in Damascus, that, if he should find any men or women who belonged to the Way, he might bring them back to Jerusalem in chains. On his journey, as he

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