Our Seven Statues

August has arrived, and the beginning of the new school year is upon us. We have been hearing a lot about nature in our Scriptural readings and Gospels about seeds, plants, their growing and their harvesting. Well, this summer has provided ample moisture from above which has nourished our landscape and plantings, and I dare…


The Fatima Prayer

Over the past few months, we have been focusing on heightening the awareness of all parishioners that the Nave (main area of the church) and our Totus Tuus Marian Chapel are the most sacred of spaces. And our maintaining a respectful and prayerful silence should be a primary concern of ours whenever we are present….


“Benchmark Anniversary” Celebration

Approximately one year ago, I received a request from a long-time (22 years) parish couple regarding celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary. The dignity and sacredness of the Sacrament of Matrimony has been severely assaulted by homosexual, lesbian and political activists throughout this past decade. Therefore, I want to (and do) take advantage of applauding the…