Once Upon a Time

Everyone loves a good story and we share them all the time. We talk about our kids, grand kids, family, and friends, but how often do we share stories about our relationship with Christ? Read more

Mission Matters: May 9, 2017

This week’s “Parish Table Talk”: CRS Parish Ambassador Updates; Celebrating Fatima; Formation for Ministry with Young Adults; Young Adult Ministers Facebook Group; NACFLM conference discount; Camp GLOW; plus this Thursday’s blog post. Read more

When the Bell Tolls

On hearing the signal… the monk will immediately set aside what he has in hand and go with utmost speed… Indeed, nothing is to be preferred to the work of God. (Chapter 43, The Rule of St. Benedict)
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Mission Matters: May 2, 2017

This week’s “Parish Table Talk”: Catechesis with young Hispanic and Latino Catholics; “13 Reasons Why” resources for ministry; Camp GLOW companions; Gathering of Filipino Families; Transitions; plus this Thursday’s blog post. Read more

Why Do We Have to Get Married in a Church?

Often, I get asked: “Why do we have to get married in a church?” Read more

Mission Matters: April 25, 2017

This week’s “Parish Table Talk”: Walking With Purpose; Alpha Webinar; Welcoming and unifying communities within the parish; Transitions; plus this Thursday’s blog post. Read more

Easter: A Time of Conversion and Encounter

In the last year, the Archdiocese of Baltimore began a renewal process that we call “Be Missionary Disciples”.  Read more

Mission Matters: April 18, 2017

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Easter, A Time of Conversion and Encounter by Lia Salinas, Director of Hispanic Ministry

From our staff to yours:

Wishing you and your parishioners all the joys and blessings of this Easter octave! Alleluia, He is risen indeed!

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Atlas and Christ

A Reflection from Ven. Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen, from his book, Our Grounds for Hope: Enduring Words of Comfort and Assurance

“Opposite St. Patrick’s Cathedral in New York is a giant statue of Atlas, bending and groaning and grunting under the weight of the world. That is modern man! Read more

Mission Matters: April 11, 2017

This week’s “Parish Table Talk”: Marriage and Family Life upcoming events; Evangelizing with Hispanic tradition of Holy Week; Good Friday Way of the Cross; Shrines for evangelization; Adoration and young people; plus this Thursday’s blog post. Read more

Caring for Ourselves so We May Care for Others

I have often heard that before I can care for others, I must care for myself. Another way of looking at this is that I can’t give to others what I don’t have myself. If I am to minister to others and lead them to a relationship with Christ, it is essential that I take time for my own relationship with Him. Read more

Mission Matters: April 4, 2017

This week’s “Parish Table Talk”: Formation for YA ministry; Retreat for families with special needs; Given retreat in Severna Park; Sr Mary Teresa Day; plus this Thursday’s blog post. Read more