December 7, 2017 in A Father Bob-Cast, Bulletin, Events, The 23rd Times, The Catholic Faith

Dec. 10th, 2017 | The 23rd Times

The True Meaning of Advent | God Comes for Us by: Stephen Beale – Catholic Exchange “Seek and you will find”, Jesus told his disciples. This command is possible only…

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November 30, 2017 in A Father Bob-Cast, Bulletin, The 23rd Times, The Catholic Faith

Dec. 3rd, 2017 | The 23rd Times

First Sunday of Advent During the Advent season, families should spend time together preparing for the approaching celebration of the birth of Christ. An Advent wreath can be a great…

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November 22, 2017 in A Father Bob-Cast, Bulletin, Events, The 23rd Times, The Catholic Faith

Nov. 26th, 2017 | The 23rd Times

Christ the King Sunday Christ the King Sunday is celebrated on the last Sunday of Ordinary time (last Sunday after Pentecost), before the beginning of Advent that starts the new…

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November 15, 2017 in A Father Bob-Cast, Bulletin, Events, The 23rd Times

Nov. 19th, 2017 | The 23rd Times

Happy Thanksgiving! “Give thanks to the Lord, for he is good; His love endures forever.” PSALM 107:1 Thanksgiving Day Prayer Thank you God for this Thanksgiving Day. God bless each…

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November 8, 2017 in A Father Bob-Cast, Bulletin, Events, The 23rd Times, The Catholic Faith

Nov. 12th, 2017 | The 23rd Times

Honor and Remember Veteran’s Day It was the eleventh hour of the eleventh day in the eleventh month in 1918 when the world celebrated as a treaty was signed ending…

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November 2, 2017 in Bulletin, Events, Pope Francis, The 23rd Times, The Catholic Faith

Nov. 5th, 2017 | The 23rd Times

In the end, everyone faces God with ’empty hands,’ pope says By Carol Glatz | Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY (CNS) — God waits for everyone, even the worst sinner…

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October 26, 2017 in A Father Bob-Cast, Bulletin, Events, Interviews, Ministries, The 23rd Times

Oct. 29th, 2017 | The 23rd Times

Sue Edwards Reflects on Her Role Within the Women’s Guild By Colleen Leavy – Bulletin Editor Guided by faith, prayer, knowledge and concern, The Women’s Guild helps build St. John…

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October 18, 2017 in A Father Bob-Cast, Bulletin, Ministries, The 23rd Times, The Catholic Faith

Oct. 22nd, 2017 | The 23rd Times

Fighting Against Hunger & Forced Migration: End War/Arms Trade by: Carol Glatz – Catholic News Service It makes no sense to lament the problems of hunger and forced migration if…

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October 12, 2017 in A Father Bob-Cast, Bulletin, Events, Ministries, Quotes, The 23rd Times, The Catholic Faith

Oct. 15th, 2017 | The 23rd Times

The Now Moment for America: A Conversation about Racism By Joanne Halt, M.A. Racism is one of those topics that can immediately put us on edge. We fear examining our…

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October 5, 2017 in A Father Bob-Cast, Bulletin, Events, Quotes, The 23rd Times, The Catholic Faith

Oct. 8th, 2017 | The 23rd Times

Understanding Addiction | A Respect Life Issue By Joanne Halt, M.A. On October 10th at 6:30pm, we will have a golden opportunity to increase our knowledge of addictions when Dr….

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September 27, 2017 in Bulletin, Events, Ministries, The 23rd Times, The Catholic Faith

Oct. 1st, 2017 | The 23rd Times

RESPECT LIFE SUNDAY | Be Not Afraid Why do we celebrate RESPECT LIFE Sunday in October? Back in 1972, the year before the United States Supreme Court ruled on Roe…

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September 21, 2017 in A Father Bob-Cast, Bulletin, Events, Pope Francis, The 23rd Times

Sept. 24th, 2017 | The 23rd Times

Hope After the Storm: We are stronger together. We would like to thank everyone who volunteered their time to help St. John XXIII Catholic Church to be up and running…

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September 7, 2017 in Bulletin, Events, The 23rd Times, The Catholic Faith

Sept. 10th, 2017 | The 23rd Times

Remember September: A Teacher’s Reflection of 9/11 By Clayton Atkins – Bishop Verot Teacher I wrote this piece last year, the day before the 15th anniversary of 9/11. I wrote…

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August 30, 2017 in A Father Bob-Cast, Bulletin, Events, The 23rd Times

Sept. 3rd, 2017 | The 23rd Times

Catholic groups mobilizing to help in Hurricane Harvey’s aftermath By Rhina Guidos | Catholic News Service WASHINGTON (CNS) — Catholic dioceses and charities are quickly organizing to help in the…

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August 23, 2017 in Bulletin, Events, The 23rd Times, The Catholic Faith

Aug 27th, 2017 | The 23rd Times

Bishops ask for peace after white nationalist rally turns deadly By Rhina Guidos | Catholic News Service WASHINGTON (CNS) — In the aftermath of a chaos- and hate-filled weekend in…

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August 15, 2017 in Bulletin, Events, Ministries, The 23rd Times, The Catholic Faith

Aug 20th, 2017 | The 23rd Times

Encountering Christ Through the Sacraments by: Rich Byrne, D.Min. – Parishioner As Catholics, we have been raised with and attune to the Seven Sacraments. They have a special meaning among…

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August 9, 2017 in A Father Bob-Cast, Bulletin, Interviews, Ministries, The 23rd Times

Aug 13th, 2017 | The 23rd Times

Matt Piedimonte | Faith Called Into Focus by Colleen Leavy, Bulletin Editor In the upcoming weeks, high school students will be venturing towards a new and exciting chapter in their education…

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August 3, 2017 in A Father Bob-Cast, Bulletin, Events, The 23rd Times, The Catholic Faith

Aug 6th, 2017 | The 23rd Times

What is Transfiguration Sunday? About a week after Jesus plainly told His disciples that He would suffer, be killed, and be raised to life (Luke 9:22), He took Peter, James and John…

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July 27, 2017 in A Father Bob-Cast, Bulletin, The 23rd Times, The Catholic Faith

July 30th, 2017 | The 23rd Times

Health bill must protect poor, unborn and conscience rights, bishop says By Julie Asher of Catholic News Service WASHINGTON (CNS) — U.S. senators must reject any bill that would replace…

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July 19, 2017 in A Father Bob-Cast, Bulletin, Pope Francis, The 23rd Times, The Catholic Faith

July 23rd, 2017 | The 23rd Times

Cardinal Schonborn: Church doing best to strengthen families of all types By Sarah Mac Donald of Catholic News Service LIMERICK, Ireland (CNS) — The Catholic Church is doing whatever it…

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