Category Archives: From Our Parochial Vicar

Lenten Retreat

Lent is fast approaching. The question arises, “What am I going to do for Lent this year?” Last year I gave up my X-Box. Yikes! But, I also added to the spiritual things I do, particularly spiritual reading. Here at Christ the King we are offering a very special opportunity to participate in a parish LENTEN…
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Sacred Music

Sacred Music "The musical tradition of the universal Church is a treasure of inestimable value, greater even than that of any other art. The main reason for this preeminence is that, as a combination of sacred music and words, it forms a necessary or integral part of solemn liturgy" (Sacrosanctum Concilium, no. 112). The composition…
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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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