FROM THE PASTOR
Besides being Respect Life month, October is also the month of the Rosary. The Rosary is a powerful form of prayer that has been in the church for centuries. The key to the rosary is meditating on the mysteries which lead us through the essential moments in Christ’s life. By meditating on them, we are actually reflecting on the life of Christ in all its fulness. The Rosary underscores Mary’s role of leading us to a deeper union with her Son. I encourage everyone to pray the rosary whether driving in the car, or waiting for an appointment, or when you can’t sleep at night. There are wonderful opportunities to “pray the beads” throughout the day. It is a wonderful way to honor the Blessed Mother and to draw nearer to her Son. Another wonderful aspect of the Rosary is that it provides a way to prayer when words seem lacking. Or when we aren’t sure how else to pray. The Rosary is the prayer for all occasions.
During October, we also take our “mass counts” for each mass during the month. These numbers are important as we track to see how we are rebounding from the COVID pandemic. It also helps to see if the mass schedule is adequate to meet our needs. So, make sure you go to mass so we can get accurate data and see how our parish is doing
Fr. Dennis Paul
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October is the Month of the Rosary
Opportunities to pray the Rosary Here:
Come and pray the Rosary Monday afternoons or Tuesday Mornings with our ministries or come to Adoration anytime and pray the Rosary with Jesus