Entries for June 2020

Healing the Body of Christ: Discussion on Racism
Join Fr. Don for a Zoom Meeting on Thursday, July 2 at 6:30pm to discuss this video statement by Bishop Fabre. Go to zoom.us, then click "Join a meeting." Meeting Number: 81508697547 Password 902733 Discussion questions: When you listened to the bishop's talk, he invited each of us to be aware of and change our biases and prejudices. What are those for you? He also asked us to pray for a healing of the broken view we have of each other. What is broken in your view of others? Please come with some ideas of how we can initiate some "encounter...

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New Archbishop of St. Louis

Posted on June 17, 2020 in: General News

New Archbishop of St. Louis
Pope Francis has accepted Archbishop Carlson's request for retirement and appointed Archbishop Mitchell Rozanski as the 10th Archbishop of St. Louis. Rozanski will be officially installed as Archbishop on August 25th, the Feast of St. Louis, King of France. We will miss Archbishop Carlson, but look forward to the guidance and leadership Archbishop Rozanski will provide. May we pray for him and with him as he embarks on this new role! Learn more about Archbishop Rozanski in the St. Louis Review article, "Archbishop-designate Rozanski looks forward to ‘Serve...

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2020 Annual Catholic Appeal

Posted on June 10, 2020 in: General News

2020 Annual Catholic Appeal
  The Annual Catholic Appeal unifies us as Catholics in the Archdiocese of St. Louis. Each year we demonstrate we are one Church in our efforts to assist those who are suffering and abandoned. Catechetical programs introduce our young children to the love and peace of the Good Shepherd, Jesus Christ. Our newly ordained priests join their new parishes with enthusiasm and great hope. Your support means thousands will find grace and mercy through the Annual Catholic Appeal, not because those we serve are Catholic, but&n...

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Let There Be Peace on Earth

Posted on June 04, 2020 in: General News

Let There Be Peace on Earth
In this time of turmoil, Archbishop Carlson calls us to bring Christ's peace to all the peoples of the earth. He calls us to prayer and  forgiveness; he calls for hard work and the involvement of us all.  You can listen to his video by clicking here and his letter, addressed to all his Brothers and Sisters in Christ can be found below. Click here to view the video from the Archbishop.  

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