Posts by Paul Munsey

Labor Day 3 September 2018

Labor Day in the United States is a public holiday celebrated on the first Monday in September. It honors the American labor movement and the contributions that workers have made to the strength, prosperity, and well-being of the country. It is the Monday of the long weekend known as Labor Day Weekend and it is…

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God for Grown-Ups 28 August 2018

Join us at our adult religious education class on the fourth Tuesday of each month at 6:00 PM in the Fr. John K. Bain Pastoral Center (parish hall). We enjoy a supper, then Nathan Goode leads us in a class. This month we will learn about the catechism, as well as the people, architecture, and…

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St. Augustine of Hippo 28 August 2018

St. Augustine, bishop of Hippo in north Africa (354-430 A.D.), was one of the great minds of the early Christian church, a theologian whose ideas forever influenced both Roman Catholics and Protestants. But Augustine did not come to Christianity by a straightforward path. At an early age he began searching for the truth in the…

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Barbecue & Cocktails 23 August 2018

We’re having a barbecue and cocktail event on Thursday, August 23rd at 6:00 PM in the Fr. John K. Bain Pastoral Center (parish hall). Food will be prepared on our new gas grill, and some of our parishioners are bringing side dishes. St. Amand’s Retreat, our refreshment center, will feature cocktails from the Summer Menu.…

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Soiree Benefit for Outreach 21 August 2018

Organist David H. Brock returns to present his 20th annual HOT AUGUST PIPES with a program of some of his favorite works, including the Widor Symphony #5! David will also present an original organ transcription of the one of Scott Joplin’s piano ragtime compositions. There will be additional music by Bach, Bruhns, Howells, Langlais, and Sowerby. Come enjoy an evening of great organ music, as David presents a sonic delight to inspire and please everyone!

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Assumption of Mary 15 August 2018

We will celebrate Mass at 9:00 AM and 5:30 PM in the church. Celebrated every year on August 15, the Feast of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary commemorates the death of Mary and her bodily assumption into Heaven, before her body could begin to decay — a foretaste of our own bodily resurrection…

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Transfiguration of the Lord 6 August 2018

The transfiguration of Jesus is an event reported in the New Testament when Jesus is transfigured and becomes radiant in glory upon a mountain. The Synoptic Gospels (Matthew 17:1–8, Mark 9:2–8, Luke 9:28–36) describe it, and the Second Epistle of Peter also refers to it (2 Peter 1:16–18). It has also been hypothesized that the…

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Men’s Fellowship 2 August 2018

Join us in the Fr. John K. Bain Pastoral Center (parish hall) on the first Thursday of each month. Cocktails at 6:00 PM. Dinner at 7:00 PM. The Men’s Fellowship consists of men of the parish who meet in a social atmosphere for a dinner and meeting on the 1st Thursday of each month. This…

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St. James, Apostle 25 July 2018

James, son of Zebedee (Hebrew: יַעֲקֹב‬, Yaʿqob; Greek: Ἰάκωβος; Coptic: ⲓⲁⲕⲱⲃⲟⲥ; died 44 AD) was one of the Twelve Apostles of Jesus, and traditionally considered the first apostle to be martyred. He was a son of Zebedee and Salome, and brother of John the Apostle. He is also called James the Greater or James the…

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God for Grown-Ups 24 July 2018

Join us at our adult religious education class on the fourth Tuesday of each month at 6:00 PM in the Fr. John K. Bain Pastoral Center (parish hall). We enjoy a supper, then Nathan Goode leads us in a class. This month we will learn about the catechism, as well as the history and people,…

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