One of the marks of a learned person is that he knows he doesn’t know very much. Isaac Newton was that kind of a person. He was one of the major scientific minds of the last 300 years, and yet he once described himself as a small child on the sea shore, picking up a few pebbles, all the while surrounded by a vast ocean of the unknown. Albert Einstein was also like that. In our modern world, his name is a symbol of genius; and yet he said, “The most beautiful thing we can experience is the […]
It seems to me that we Catholics, in the remaining years of this twentieth century, have a golden opportunity to make the gospel real and relevant to a world that is weary of wars, terrorism, bondage, 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’s love, delivered by people like ourselves who demonstrate that love in their own lives. During most of the century, a large part of the […]
Calling all Eucharistic Ministers, Lectors, Ushers and Adult Choir Members! Please join us for a day of specialized workshops and review of policy and procedure on Saturday, September 29th. We will begin at Annunciation Church at the the 9 am Mass and continue in the Gym. Breakfast and Lunch will be provided.
In honor of St. Francis of Assisi, we will have a Blessing of the Animals on Thursday, October 4th at Our Lady of Fatima Church at 9:30AM and at 3:30PM at Annunciation Church. Please bring your pets (on leashes or in cages!) to the front steps of the church. All are welcome!