Be strong in the Lord and in his mighty power. Put on the full armor of God so that you can take your stand against the devil's schemes. Ephesians 6:10-11
From the Diary of St. Faustina... O Jesus, although I have such very strong impulsions, I am to act on them slowly, and this only in order not to spoil Your work with my haste. O my Jesus, You give me to know of your mysteries, and You to transmit them to other souls. Soon… Continue reading Divine Mercy in My Soul
Happy New Year everyone! Consider the words we pray in the Our Father… “Thy kingdom come…thy will be done…” “Adveniat regnum tuum…fiat voluntas tua…” The word Advent (and it’s season) refers to the “coming towards” or “coming forward” of God’s kingdom and reign. During the season, we commemorate and focus on the… Continue reading Ponderings & Pontifications of the Pastor!
As we celebrate the many gifts our God has given us, we are especially grateful for the Holy Eucharist. It is here that the Lord graces us with His very presence and calls us to nourish our brothers and sisters in need. At our 9:00 a.m. Mass on Thanksgiving day you are invited to bring… Continue reading St. Faustina’s Gate News!
A very special, sincere "thank you" to all of our parishioners who stopped by Cotter Hall to check out our annual "Fall Harvest Bake Sale" last weekend. Your patronage and kindness in purchasing so many different baked items brought us a profit of $541, and we are so very pleased! A special "thank you", indeed, to our many members who… Continue reading Altar & Rosary News…
Hello friends! This weekend marks the end of the Church’s liturgical year of 2021. We conclude the year with the celebration and solemn feast day of Christ the King, or as the official liturgical books call it…the Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe. This solemn feast day was, prior to Vatican… Continue reading Ponderings & Pontifications of the Pastor…
Hello friends! This past Thursday, November 11th, was a very special day in our country…the annual commemoration of Veteran’s Day! This is a day to remember all those who have given their lives in the service of our country, and also to thank those men and women who sacrificed so much for our rights… Continue reading Ponderings & Pontifications of the Pastor!