Homily for the Fourth Sunday in Lent – March 26, 2017

I’d like to start my homily today with a story that comes from Vanessa White, Director of the Augustus Tolton Pastoral Ministry Program at the Catholic Theological Union in Chicago. A young man was traveling through Ireland and asked for directions. He was told that his destination would be “three sights away.” Not understanding what […]

Triduum Singers Tryouts

Triduum Singers Tryouts Holy week is fast approaching! If you have any interest in singing at the Holy Thursday, Good Friday, and/or Easter Vigil and morning services, please attend one of the following tryouts: Sunday, April 2nd The tryouts will take place in the church, between the 8:30 and 10:30 Masses. Feel free to arrive […]

Homily for the Third Sunday in Lent – March 19, 2017

The American novelist, teacher, and activist Anne Lamotte describes her conversion to Christ in her autobiographical Traveling Mercies. There are so many similarities between Anne’s story and the woman at the well that I thought I would share it with you… (One night) After a while, as I lay there, I became aware of someone […]

Legion of Mary Events

The Legion of Mary will be holding two events: Day of Reflection – Saturday, March 25 from 9:00 am to noon. The event will be presided by Zachary Mocek, Pastoral Associate, in the DAC Annual Acies Program – Sunday, March 26 at 2:00 pm. Prayers, rosary, and benediction will be held. All auxiliary members are […]

Q & A Regarding Undocumented Immigrants

From Monsignor Stumpf, administrator of the Archdiocese of Indianapolis: “The recent presidential directives regarding undocumented immigrants have led a number of individuals in parish leadership to ask for some guidance in responding to these changes. After reviewing materials from the USCCB and in consultation with our attorneys, the leadership of Catholic Charities, and the leadership team […]

Homily for the 8th Sunday in Ordinary Time – February 26, 2017

“Forgetting the past, not accepting the present, and disfiguring the future: that’s what (the unbounded pursuit of) riches and the tyranny of worry can do.” Pope Francis was speaking to the workers of the Vatican who had come to morning Mass. He knows that everybody, from a cook in the kitchen to the king on […]

Lenten Stations of the Cross

The Holy Family Liturgy Committee is sponsoring the Stations of the Cross every Friday of Lent at 5:30pm in the church. Please join us for as many of these as you are able and bring a friend or neighbor along: Friday, March 24th – Traditional Friday, March 31st – Traditional Friday, April 7th – A Family […]