The word is used to serve many purposes and the definition is all encompassing. Websters defines peace as a "state of tranquility or quiet", "freedom from disquieting or oppressive thoughts or emotions" and "harmony in personal relations". We offer a sign of peace at mass and in that moment, we are connected to each other… Continue reading Peace
During this month of February, as we contemplate the cold and snowy weather, and sometimes feel the isolation that winter brings, let us reflect on the example of family love shared in the everyday lives of Jesus, Mary and Joseph. At this moment in time, there has arguably never been a more important need for the strength, unity and grounding that a strong family, rooted in faith provides.
Fathers play an essential role in the lives of their children. Not only are fathers traditionally known for their protective and providing nature, but they are also responsible (along with mothers!) for instilling a certain set of values within their children and guiding them through the twists and turns of life. For this reason, we… Continue reading Celebrating Saint Joseph this Father’s Day