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Notes from Nancy

June 2019

Jun 30

The 13th Sunday in Ordinary Time

This week we celebrate the 13th Sunday in Ordinary Time.  Thanks to all who attended the beginning sessions of Building Strong Catholic Families, Strong Catholic Youth.  The process will continue with a Follow-up meeting on Wednesday, July 10th at St. Mary Parish.  A light supper will be served at 5:30 and the process continues at...
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Jun 23

The Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ

This week we celebrate the Solemnity of the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ.  “In The Joy of the Gospel, Pope Francis states, the Eucharist is “not a prize for the perfect, but a powerful medicine and nourishment for the weak.”  When we prepare to receive the Eucharist ask God to heal the places in us that feel...
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Jun 16

The Most Holy Trinity

This week we celebrate the Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity.  The Trinity is one of the most difficult concepts to believe in as we cannot see God as Father, Son, and Holy Spirit.  We must believe by faith, not by sight!                We all make the Sign of...
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Jun 9

Penecost Sunday

This week we celebrate the Solemnity of Pentecost.  Can you imagine being in the Upper Room with the disciples?  The power of the Holy Spirit filled all of them and allowed them to go forth and share the message of Jesus with people of various cultures and languages!  The Gifts of the Holy Spirit are within each one of us –...
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Jun 2

The Ascension of the Lord

This week we celebrate the Solemnity of the Ascension of the Lord.  Many of us remember when the Ascension was held on Thursday.  Due to the importance of the Solemnity it was moved to the following Sunday some years ago.  Jesus gives the disciples the message that the Holy Spirit is coming and will give them gifts to go forward...
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Notes from Nancy

Thoughts and announcements from our Pastoral Director, Nancy Woodcock. Please leave any questions in the comments.