May 7, 2018

Don’t Miss the May Issue of “The Messenger”

May 4, 2018

Letter From the Pastor – May 6, 2018

                 Do you remember the Gospel passage in which Jesus was a guest at a wedding in Cana of Galilee?  It must have been a festive occasion because the wine was gone before the celebration was over.  The Blessed Mother told Jesus about the problem and He came up with a marvelous solution.  At His instruction, six stone jars were filled with water.  Then some was drawn out and taken to the head waiter.  He tasted it and then said to the groom: “People usually serve the choice wine first, then a lesser […]
April 27, 2018

Letter From the Pastor – April 29, 2018

In the middle years of the nineteenth century, a clergyman named Charles Kingsley was the personal chaplain to Queen Victoria of England.  He was a man whom she greatly admired.  The story is told that one day she asked him the secret of his beautiful life.  To which he replied, “I had a friend.” Most of us would not think of describing our own lives as beautiful.  And we would probably be embarrassed if someone else should do so.  But we would doubtless agree with him that whatever beauty there is within us is largely attributable to our friends.  People […]
April 16, 2018

Parents’ Night Out – April 20

Enjoy a night out – or in! – while we watch your children (ages 1 – 10)  Friday, April 20th from 6:30 – 10:30 pm in the Parish Room   Evening includes activities, movies and snacks Hosted by Girl Scout Troop 1736, with parent supervision By reservation only and limited to 20 children   Please RSVP to gstroop1736@gmail.com with name, number of kids and phone number – or call 914-787-8663
April 13, 2018

Letter From the Pastor – April 15, 2018

Do you know that a sickness of the soul, no less than a sickness of the body, can become a chronic condition?  Look, for a moment, at your own life and tell me if this isn’t true.  Could you not put your finger on an unhealthy spiritual condition that has remained unimproved year after year?  It doesn’t take an expert to analyze this kind of problem; all it takes is honesty. Were you touchy, overly sensitive and difficult to live with years ago?  Look at that area of your life today.  Has anything changed?  Has the condition improved at all?  […]