Stewardship: A Way of Life

Stewardship: A Way of Life

GOD, IN HIS WISDOM WORDS!! God gave us His words to explain the meaning for our lives and how to live life. He gave us words, millions and millions of them, for us to say in our life time. These

Stewardship: A Way of Life

Stewardship: A Way of Life

Sharing:  Time Talent  Treasure OCTOBER:  THE MONTH DESIGNATED TO HONOR AND PRAY THE ROSARY St. Padre Pio:  “The Rosary is the weapon for these times.” Pope Paul VI:  ” The Rosary takes its inspiration from the Gospel to suggest the

A Note from Fr. Derek

A Note from Fr. Derek

October, in the Church, is observed as the “Month of the Rosary.” It is also designated as Respect Life Month as well. This is not to say that it is the only month during which we are concerned with raising

Stewardship: A Way of Life

Stewardship: A Way of Life

Sharing:  Time Talent  Treasure “IT IS BETTER TO GIVE THAN RECEIVE” Most of us have heard this since before we can remember. It came from God we were sure. And we knew that the road to hell was straight and fast,

Stewardship: A Way of Life

Stewardship: A Way of Life

Sharing:  Time Talent  Treasure YOUR HAPPY PLACE And now the movie!!! For six years for millions around the world, time stopped as Downton Abbey came to life on our TV screen.  Both men and women turned in to experience life lived

A Note From Fr. Derek

A Note From Fr. Derek

I would like to offer a word of thanks to all of those who helped make our annual parish picnic such a great success.  First of all to God, for the blessing of our faith which unites us as a

A Note From Fr. Derek

A Note From Fr. Derek

This week we welcome another seminarian from Pope St. John XXIII Seminary to our  parish. James O’Rourke, a second theologian, will be with us at St. Bart’s for his pastoral     assignment. He is a second-year theologian. Usually the seminarians in

Stewardship: A Way of Life

Stewardship: A Way of Life

Sharing:  Time Talent  Treasure “…WHILE HE WAS  STILL A LONG WAY OFF, HIS FATHER CAUGHT SIGHT OF HIM, AND WAS FILLED WITH COMPASSION…”  (Luke 15:1-32) One of the problems of being human is just that. We are human, finite beings. We cannot

A Note from Fr. Derek

A Note from Fr. Derek

You may have noticed, last weekend, a little bit of work going on over in the peace garden.  I want to share with you a little bit about that. I’m grateful to Eddie Flanagan, a member of our parish, the

Stewardship: A Way of Life

Stewardship: A Way of Life

Sharing:  Time Talent  Treasure CROSSES We are all aware of the Cross of Jesus. And especially during the Lenten period, we are made aware through continuous readings of these horrors that Jesus suffered for us for all times.  And we