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
All the good that is in me is due to Holy Communion. I owe everything to it. I feel that this holy fire has transformed me completely. Oh, how happy I am to be a dwelling place for You, O Lord! My heart is a temple in which You dwell continually… (Diary 1392) My Response:… Continue reading Divine Mercy in My Soul
Our parish Faith Formation Youth Ministry will be cooking and eating together a Thanksgiving dinner with all the trimmings in the Parish Center this Sunday. We are especially grateful to Paul and Maria Gust for being the main chefs at this teaching moment. We are also very grateful to our Coordinator Youth Minister Carolyn Prefontaine… Continue reading Pastor’s Note November 18, 2018
This Thursday, Nov. 15th, at 6:30 pm all are invited to watch a faith inspiring documentary movie “The Messenger of the Truth”, about a Polish contemporary martyr Fr. Jerzy Popieluszko. He was a chaplain of the Solidarity movement and was killed by the Communist secret police.
PROPHECY IN THE MIDST OF CRISIS.... AND BEYOND In her book "Listening to God's Word," author Alice Camille recorded some of her thoughts on prophecy from a somewhat different perspective than the most common held idea of the role of prophecy we read about in the Scriptures. The book, published almost 10 years ago, seems… Continue reading R.C.I.A. Corner
Next Sunday, November 11th, the 10 am Mass will be the monthly Family Mass with many of our young parishioners taking an active role in the liturgy. Following Mass, everyone is invited to come over to Fr. Cotter Hall for tea, coffee, and juice and a morning treat guaranteed to hit the spot! Join us!… Continue reading Family Mass & Coffee Hour
The next Yes We Can collection for St. Faustina’s Gate, our parish food pantry, will be the weekend of November 17 & 18. The requested item this month is canned peas, but always feel free to go off-script and donate a non-perishable item that you like instead! Thank you for helping this ministry help individuals… Continue reading YES WE CAN!
We invite entire families and especially any teenagers, in addition to regular worshippers, to participate in the Family Mass this Sunday, Nov. 11th, at 10:00 am. Also, as a new spiritual offering, a priest will be hearing Sacramental Confessions a half hour before each Sunday Family Mass, at 9:30-9:50 am, in addition to the regularly… Continue reading Pastor’s Note November 11, 2018
One of our teen parishioners, Anna Puchalski, was selected to receive the Discipleship Award from the Department of Youth and Young Adult Ministry of the Diocese of Buffalo. Anna has been a faithful long-time altar server and recently a very involved Youth Ministry volunteer teen assistant. The award will be presented at the Youth Ministry… Continue reading Pastor’s Note November 4, 2018
BOTTLE & CAN RECYCLING DRIVE... Blessed Sacrament will receive the proceeds for every bottle & can that you recycle. This is an ongoing fundraiser. Integrity Recycling and/or Bottle Junction....Click Here for more info.
The Girl Scout Troop sponsored by our parish hosted our first Trunk or Treat last Sunday for their members and the public from the Ken-Ton area. It was an evening of fun for dozens of children in Halloween costumes with accompanying adults who walked around the parking lot visiting about 30 car trunks offering all… Continue reading Trunk or Treat