What Happened at the 2015 Synod Part D by Fr. Fred Scinto, C.R.

December 18, 2015

Pope Francis continues his push to simplify the Catholic Church’s annulment process

I Am In Grief; How Do I Face The Christmas Holidays?

December 18, 2015

Reflect on the following: what happens to you when you come to celebrate Christmas?; what are you dreading the most about the upcoming holidays?’ and if you could ask God one question during this holiday season, what would it be?

New Beginnings presents The Role of Music in Times of Loss Dec. 14th Catholic Pastoral Ctr - 6:30 p.m.

December 11, 2015

Music speaks to the heart. This new Beginnings Inspirational Talk will explore the role of music during times of loss. See the attached flyer for more information

Homily by Fr. Murray McDermott, C.R. for the Apostles of the Resurrection Promise Ceremony

December 10, 2015

I knew that when I met Thomas that Jesus would have Thomas teach me about the heart of God....

What Happened at the 2015 Synod Part C by Fr. Fred Scinto, C.R.

December 10, 2015


What Happened at the 2015 Synod Part B by Fr. Fred Scinto, C.R.

December 03, 2015

The Synod did not form a parliament. “The most important thing to grasp about a synod of bishops is that all appearances to the contrary, it is not the legislative branch of the Catholic Church. It has no power to vote anything in or out; at most, it can only make recommendations to the pope.” (Allen)

Let There Be Light!

December 02, 2015

Christmas is a special time of year for Deacon Phil Tremblay, C.R. For too many years to count he has gradually amassed an incredible Christmas Collection...

Have Mercy for God's Sake

November 27, 2015

Join Fr. Fred Scinto, C.R. as he recognizes the "Year of Mercy" through his writings in his blog.

What Happened at the 2015 Synod Part A by Fr. Fred Scinto, C.R.

November 26, 2015

Jesus always looked on the sinner, those who failed, with mercy. He was ready to see them also as members of His flock. Even if one is gone astray,

Part 11 of Fr. Fred Scinto's Reflections on the 2015 Synod

November 20, 2015

As we come to the end of this series of Background and Reflections on the 2015 Synod, there is one papal notion/concept that is at the bottom of what this pope says and does.