Monthly Archives: July 2019

Do and Do not

In the spirit of good worship to Our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, and to create a good church environment where everyone feels the need to give thanks to God and to pray for their personal needs, it is important to maintain and exercise “reverence” in church as Fr. Guardini encourages us in his books.…
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Have You Chosen Jesus?

In our lives, we are anxious and worried about many things, and I cannot blame anyone for being concerned about getting things done and fulfilling all of our responsibilities. We have obligations to meet and God is pleased that we strive to face these duties and responsibilities. However, the problem is when we do not…
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How lack of reverence for the Eucharist puts people off Catholicism

Dear Parish Family, As Catholics we are called to become what we receive (Jesus Christ in the Holy Eucharist). Do we really believe that Jesus Christ our Lord and Savior is truly present in the Eucharist; or do we see it just as a very important symbol? How lack of reverence for the Eucharist puts…
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Our Commitment Continues During Summer

We are officially enjoying summer and it is a great time to engage in various outside activities. At this time, Long Branch is full of life and visitors. Many people have different summer plans to enjoy and that is part of the beauty of this season. I would like to remind you that Jesus is…
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