Sermon for the Second Sunday Of Lent 2019
Today we mark the second Sunday of Lent. The program of this holy period is summed up well in the verse of Gradual: Vide humilitatem meam et laborem meum, et dimitte omnia peccata mea — Look upon my humility and my labor, and forgive [ ... ]Read more...
Sermon for the First Sunday Of Lent 2019
Behold, now is the acceptable time; behold, now is the day of salvation.
Most beloved in God,
originally the forty days of the Lenten fast was counted from this Sunday. Since the fourth century St. John at the Lateran Gate has been the “stational church” [ ... ]Read more...
The Next Regular Third Order meeting will be Sunday, April 7th, 2019, following the 10:15 am High Mass (about 12:30 pm).
Please find the links on the home page to register for the 2019 Lent Retreats.
Women's Retreat: Saturday, March 23, 2019 at 9:30 AM – 4 PM
Men's Retreat: Saturday, [ ... ]Read more...
Sermon For Quinquagesima Sunday 2019
Today, we mark Quinquagesima Sunday, the last Sunday before Lent begins. The Church has given us this season of two and half weeks, in order to prepare us for Lent, the season of penance and purification, for it is the acceptable time in which [ ... ]Read more...
Sermon For Septuagesima Sunday 2019
With this Sunday’s liturgy begins the season of Septuagesima, a 30-day period always beginning nine weeks before Easter. This liturgical season is a prelude to Lent, and a remote preparation for Easter itself. It serves as a time of [ ... ]Read more...