Monthly Archives: December 2019

Resolutions

Dear Parish Family Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year to all of you. Every time a New Year approaches we all have the tendency to establish new resolutions, goals or promises that we would like to accomplish. Here are the 10 most common resolutions people try to make every year: Lose Weight. Exercise more.…
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Anointing of the Sick

From St. Luke The Evangelist Catholic Church, Houston, TX: At times even some "seasoned Catholics" get stumped by the question "What is the difference between Anointing of the Sick and Last Rites?" Many of us get confused and believe it is the same thing just a different way of naming it. Well, there is a difference…
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Immaculate Conception

Today we celebrate the Blessed Virgin Mary under the title of Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception. This feast celebrates the Church’s dogmatic teaching (declared in 1854 by Pope Pius IX) that the Blessed Mother was given the gift from God of being conceived without original sin. That is to say that from the moment…
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