Browsing A Letter from Fr. Charles Speicher

September 11, 2016

Posted by Contenta Schoenman

15th Anniversary of 9/11… September 11 reminds us of the evil that happens in our world when we cannot resolve our differences, when we resort to violence to advance an agenda and when we disregard respect for innocent life. On this September 11 we remember those who died and ... Read More »

September 4, 2016

Posted by Contenta Schoenman

Reflections on Labor and Work from Pope Francis... Work is fundamental to the dignity of a person.   Work, to use an image, "anoints" us with dignity, fills us with dignity, makes us similar to God, who has worked and still works, who always acts... (5/1/13)

    I wish to ... Read More »

August 28, 2016

Posted by Contenta Schoenman

Summer Raffle… I am very grateful for the generous response of the parishioners to this year’s Summer Raffle. As I am writing this on Monday afternoon, there are 55 tickets still to be sold. Not all of the ticket stubs have been turned in, but I am hopeful that ... Read More »

July 24, 2016

Posted by Contenta Schoenman

July 28 is the Feast of Saint Victor… Here is some information I put together about Saint Victor. This was originally printed in a 2012 bulletin…

Pope Saint Victor I was the first pope to come from the Roman provinces of Northern Africa. He could have been a native ... Read More »