Today is Veterans’ Day. There will not be a 6:45 AM Mass at Annunciation Church this morning. There will be a Veterans’ Motorcade through the streets of Crestwood beginning at 10 AM. Please line the streets and show your support to our veterans and active military and reserves who selflessly serve our country! Route: St. Eleanora’s Lane, Crestwood Ave., Hartmann Place, Hollywood Ave., Kennedy Place, Westchester Ave., Pennsylvania Ave., Thompson St., ad Vermont Terrace.
It seems that every person shares or has shared dreams of a future of peace and tranquility. We are all sick of the insanity of war and terrorism. We are exhausted by man’s inhumanity to man. We are tired of crime and violence. We are fed up with greed and injustice. We long for a world of peace and righteousness, where people and nations settle their differences through cooperation instead of conflict. But many, I fear, have recently stopped believing that such a world is possible. Many more are deeply discouraged. Though still believing in a better world, they feel […]
It seems to me that our church, in the beginning years of the 21st century, has a golden opportunity to make the gospel real and relevant to a world that is weary of wars, weary of manipulation, weary of emptiness, and increasingly weary of moral degradation. It is a time when we should prepare ourselves to be the church at its best. We must remind ourselves that the world is ready now for the message of God, delivered by people like ourselves, who demonstrate that message in their own lives. During […]