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El Evangelio según George Washington

De Padre Woods En un ejercicio de escritura escolar, un joven George Washington tomó prestado un pesado manual francés de etiqueta del siglo 16 para llegar a un texto que llamó Reglas para la cortesía y la conducta decente. Washington ...

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Upcoming Events – Week of February 4, 2018

Sunday, February 4, Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time GIFT sessions – 11:15 a.m. in school Return Baby Bottles for the Catherine Foundation Monday, February 5, First Penance – 6:30 p.m. in Church Wednesday, February 7, Confessions in Our Lady of ...

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Mass Intentions – Week of February 4, 2017

Sunday, February 4, Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time 4:00 p.m. Vigil Della and Lloyd Janssen 8:00 a.m. Barbara Mudd 10:00 a.m. Parishioners of St. Peter’s 12:00 noon Gregory Panagiotis Skaltsis 1:30 p.m. Intentions of the celebrant 6:00 p.m. Richard Smith ...

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The Gospel according to George Washington

By Father Woods In a school writing exercise, a young George Washington borrowed heavily from a 16th century French etiquette manual to come up with a text he called Rules for Civility and Decent Behavior. Washington would spend the rest ...

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El octavo mandamiento a menudo es ignorado

De Padre Woods Parados en la fila de la tienda de abarrotes, los periódicos sensacionalistas y las revistas están llenos de eso. La sección de “Comentarios” de todos los sitios de internet están cargados con ellos. Algunas veces lo llamamos ...

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FAQs about Catholic Marriage

Why does the church teach that marriage is a sacrament? The sacraments make Christ present in our midst. Like the other sacraments, marriage is not just for the good of individuals, or the couple, but for the community as a ...

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Catholic Schools Week – January 28, 2018

Our annual observance of Catholic Schools Week begins on Sunday January 28, 2018 and concludes on Friday, February 2nd, 2018.  This week includes enjoyable events and special treats.  But it’s also a time for us to celebrate the enduring value ...

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Upcoming Events – Week of January 28, 2018

Sunday, January 28, Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time No GIFT Sessions Beginning of Catholic Schools week – open house 10:00 a.m. Cardinal’s Appeal collection weekend Wednesday, January 31, Confessions in Our Lady of the Fields Chapel – 7:00 p.m. Friday, ...

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Mass Intentions – Week of January 28, 2018

Sunday, January 28, Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time 4:00 p.m. Vigil Intentions of Maryclaire Buschman 8:00 a.m. Mary Maier 10:00 a.m. Parishioners of St. Peter’s 12:00 noon Elizabeth “Carola” Estevez 1:30 p.m. Maria Batista and Saturino Cruz 6:00 p.m. Juliann ...

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The often-ignored 8th Commandment

By Father Woods Standing in the line at the grocery store the tabloid papers and magazines are full of it. The “Comments” section of scads of internet sites are loaded with them. Sometimes we call it “gossip” or just passing ...

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