Congratulations Deacon Al Messana! Our long-time parishioner, Al Messana, will be ordained a deacon at St. Patrick’s Cathedral on June 29th. To congratulate him and welcome him as a member of our staff, please join us for light refreshments in the Gym following the 12pm Mass at Annunciation Church on June 30th.
Do you know how magnificent a sacrament the Eucharist is? It ought to be looked at as a jewel that reflects light from its different facets. The Eucharist is a covenant between ourselves and God, a remembrance, a thanksgiving, a Real Presence of Jesus among us, a mystery of faith, and a spiritual food for our journey of life. In addition to all this, there is another facet of the Eucharist which we need to rediscover. The Eucharist is a sacrament given to us by Jesus for our healing. More […]
Fear is one of the most powerful of all human emotions. We are born with it. A little baby must learn to laugh for joy. But from the moment of birth he or she can weep for fear. This seems to suggest that the capacity to be afraid is part of our natural God-given instinct. And if that is the case, our challenge is not to get rid of it, but to learn how to deal with it. Let us take a look at the animal kingdom. Not one of them is without fear. And all of them seem to […]