Advocates for religious liberty are dismayed that little has changed with respect to the Obamacare contraceptive mandate, even after President Donald Trump signed a religious freedom executive order earlier this year.

Lawyers for the Little Sisters of the Poor said it’s time to provide the sisters relief.

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Today, we are celebrating the feast of our patron saint and founder, St. John Eudes, a man who had an immense love for God and for his people. St. John Eudes would say,

Fr. Rodrigue Azanmasso, CJM

Superman has his red power cape. Elijah wore a cape to manifest his divine authority. Most famously, the Virgin Mary is usually portrayed wearing a cape-like garment known as a mantle, often blue and sometimes adorned with stars, to highlight her extraordinary role in history. In the Church’s oldest Marian prayer we say, “Beneath your mantle we take refuge, O Mother of God.”

Medieval artists often depicted Mary under the title of Our Lady of Mercy, with her arms outstretched to reveal a

Cari confratelli, candidati e associati,

Tra qualche giorno celebreremo la solennità del nostro fondatore, san Giovanni Eudes. Dio ce lo ha donato come fonte della nostra “ispirazione profonda” (Cost. 14). San Giovanni Eudes non solo ci guida per discernere le modalità con le quali intraprendere oggi le nostre missioni, con fedeltà alle sue intuizioni apostoliche ma soprattutto, per insegnarci il cammino per la santità. Ciò che ci interessa nella vita di coloro che sono riconosciuti dalla

Our parish is participating in a special collection proposed by the National Conference of Catholic Bishops to assist victims of hurricane Harvey and assist the church in the affected area. Proceeds will be forwarded to Catholic Charities USA and dioceses in the region.

Dear confreres, candidates and associates,

Within a few days we will be celebrating the Solemnity of our founder, Saint John Eudes. We will receive it from God as the source of our “profound inspiration” (Cst 14). Saint John Eudes guides us not only to discern the various ways our today’s missions may take, in fidelity to his apostolic intuitions but also, and certainly on the fore, to guide us on our journey to holiness. And it is precisely holiness that we are interested in when learning