The Pastor’s Desk

The Pastor’s Desk

The Pastor’s Desk A Message from Father Peter – September 20th – Religious Education Programs Last week we officially opened our Religious Education program, headed ably by Deacon Allan Longo and assisted by Anita Modelewski. As with almost all...
St. Francis Seniors: Sidelined, But Not Silenced

St. Francis Seniors: Sidelined, But Not Silenced

St. Francis Seniors: Sidelined, But Not Silenced Long Island can seem even longer when separated from friends, even by a short distance. The recent pandemic has had a deep impact on a number of ministries, and one that has been affected greatly is the St. Francis...
Carrying Your Cross

Carrying Your Cross

Carrying Your Cross Suffering. We all know it. It is an inescapable part of the human experience. Our readings today help us understand what to do with suffering, how to redeem it for eternal glory. In a tenderly poetic passage, the prophet Jeremiah clings to the...
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