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Faith and Family

Faith and Family for September 26: Twenty-sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Sep 22, 2021 Faith and Family
This week, we listen to the Gospel story from the book of Mark in which Mark tells the disciples that "whoever is not against us is for us."

Faith and Family for September 19: The Greatest in the Kingdom

Sep 15, 2021 Faith and Family
This week, we hear Jesus tell the disciples, “whoever receives one child such as this in my name, receives me."

Faith and Family for September 12: The First Prediction of the Passion

Sep 8, 2021 Faith and Family
In this week's Gospel, Jesus asks the disciples who they think he is and then proceeds to predict his passion for the first time.

Overlooked Ministries

Sep 3, 2021 Faith and Family
All too often, we fail to recognize those in the less-than-visible jobs. But try to imagine your life if there were no people to fill those roles.

Faith and Family for September 5: The Healing of a Deaf Man

Sep 1, 2021 Faith and Family
In this week's Gospel, we listen to the story of Jesus' healing of the man who was deaf.

A Different View of 9/11

Aug 27, 2021 Faith and Family
I wasn’t alive for 9/11. My mom was three months pregnant with me when the events of 9/11 took place. From my perspective, 9/11 seems like the distant past, much like the other important events that have happened in American history.  

Passing on History

Aug 27, 2021 Faith and Family
For most of us, there are certain moments in time that remain frozen in our memories forever. We can recount every detail of the event, such as where we were, what was happening, how we felt.

Faith and Family for August 29: Tradition of the Elders

Aug 25, 2021 Faith and Family
In this week's Gospel, after the Pharisees criticize the disciples for eating with unclean hands, Jesus calls them hypocrites for following human traditions rather than God's commandment.

The Theology of Water

Aug 23, 2021 Faith and Family
We Catholics love symbols. Go to just about any Catholic church and you will be greeted by a legion of statues, a dazzling display of stained glass images, a prominent altar, a golden tabernacle, and loads of candles. Chief among these symbols is water.